AS PER IS: 2386 The machine is used to determine the resistance of aggregate to wear by abrasion.
Specification :It consists of two hollow cylinders closed at one end and provided with tight fitting covers at the either end. These cylinders are mounted on a shaft at an angle of 30 degrees with the axis of rotation of the shaft. The shaft rotates at 30-33 r.p.m. through a reduction gear operated by a motor and is provided with a revolution counter. Complete with abrassive charges consisting of 12 Nos. Hardened steel ball of 48mm dia. Suitable for operation on 440 volts, 3 phases, 50 cycles. A.C.supply.