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Los angeles abrasion test procedure, apparatus the %age wear due to rubbing with steel balls is determined and is known as abrasion value uses & significance of la abrasion. This method describes the procedure for the including the dust obtained during the test must be returned to the los angeles machine for the at the completion of the test, discharge the. The los angeles test is a measure of degradation of mineral aggregates of standard gradings resulting from a combination of actions including abrasion or attrition, impact, and grinding in a. 12 this test method measures the breakdown of compacted specimens utilizing the los angeles abrasion machine the percent of weight loss (cantabro loss) is an indication of.
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