ASTM C 469
It is designed for finding out the deformation and strains on 15cms. Diameter and 30 cms high cement and concrete cylinders when subjected to compressive loads.
Consists of a frame with a bottom ring and a top ring with tightening screws to firmly clamp the compressometer over the cylinder. A dial gauge .002mm x 5mm is mounted on the upper ring and the tie of the dial gauge rests on an anvil. The zero on the dial gauge can be set by adjusting the anvil screw. Supplied in a wooden carrying case.