From Soil Testing
In this apparatus motorised, the loading lever level is maintained automatically when weights are added to the hanger and as consolidation of the specimen takes place. The instrument comprises the following : Loading unit, maximum capacity 20 kg/cm2. A micro switch arrangement with drive motor and reduction gearing has been provided together with a forward/reverse switch. Suitable for operation on 230V, 50Hz, single phase, A.C. supply.