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Get PriceA ratio by weight of 0.5 water, 1 cement, 3 sand, and 3 gravel should make a fine concrete, although a little less water (0.4 by weight) would make stronger concrete. The same by volume ( ie. buckets) is a good ratio as well, 1/2 to 1 to 3 to 3 (or a little less water too much water weakens the concrete, and there will always be some water

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Get PriceM20 (1 cement :1.5 sand :3 stone/brick aggregate). To determine the proportions you have to perform mix design, for this you have to find out the sp.gr. of cement, CA, FA, and water cement ratio

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Get PriceM20 (1 cement :1.5 sand :3 stone/brick aggregate). To determine the proportions you have to perform mix design, for this you have to find out the sp.gr. of cement, CA, FA, and water cement ratio

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Get PriceAug 03, 2018 · Now we start calculation for find Cement, Sand and Aggregate quality in 1 cubic meter concrete. CALCULATION FOR CEMENT QUANTITY Cement= (1/5.5) x 1.54 = 0.28 m 3 ∴ 1 is a part of cement, 5.5 is sum of ratio Density of Cement is 1440/m 3 = 0.28 x 1440 = 403.2 kg We know each bag of cement is 50 kg

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Get PriceMay 12, 2013 · A mate suggested I get the concrete blend of aggregate and sand, where I only need to add cement and water. Much cheaper. I''m guessing I would need a concrete mixer for the job. I can''t find anywhere that tells me how much cement and water to add in an easy way. If I have a 1m3 of the blend I know I need 1618 bags of cement.

Get PriceAug 03, 2018 · Now we start calculation for find Cement, Sand and Aggregate quality in 1 cubic meter concrete. CALCULATION FOR CEMENT QUANTITY Cement= (1/5.5) x 1.54 = 0.28 m 3 ∴ 1 is a part of cement, 5.5 is sum of ratio Density of Cement is 1440/m 3 = 0.28 x 1440 = 403.2 kg We know each bag of cement is 50 kg

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