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CONCRETE MIX DESIGN
(GRADE M60)
(a) DESIGN STIPULATION:-
Target strength = 60Mpa
Max size of aggregate used = 12.5 mm
Specific gravity of cement = 3.15
Specific gravity of fine aggregate (F.A) = 2.6
Specific gravity of Coarse aggregate (C.A) = 2.64
Dry Rodded Bulk Density of fine aggregate = 1726 Kg/m
3
Dry Rodded Bulk Density of coarse aggregate = 1638 Kg/m
3
Step-1
Calculation for weight of Coarse Aggregate:
From ACI 211.4R Table 4.3.3 Fractional volume of oven dry Rodded C.A for 12.5mm size
aggregate is 0.68m
3
Weight of C.A = 0.68*1638 = 1108.13 Kg/m
3
Step-2
Calculation for Quantity of Water:
From ACI 211.4R Table 4.3.4
Assuming Slump as 50 to 75mm and for C.A size 12.5 mm the Mixing water = 148 ml
Void content of FA for this mixing water = 35%
Void content of FA (V)
V = {1-(Dry Rodded unit wt / specific gravity of FA*1000)}*100
= [1-(1726/2.6*1000)]*100
= 34.62%
Adjustment in mixing water = (V-35)* 4.55
= (34.62 35)*4.55
= -1.725 ml
Total water required = 148 + (-1.725) = 146.28 ml
Step-3
Calculation for weight of cement
From ACI 211.4R Table 4.3.5(b)
Take W / C ratio = 0.29
Weight of cement = 146.28 / 0.29 = 504.21 kg/m
3
Step-4
Calculation for weight of Fine Aggregate:
Cement = 504.21 / 3.15*1000= 0.1616
Water = 146.28 / 1*1000= 0.1462
CA = 1108.13 / 3*1000= 0.3690
Entrapped Air = 2 / 100= 0.020
Total = 0.7376m
3
Volume of Fine Aggregate= 1-0.7376
Weight of Fine Aggregate= 0.2624*2.6*1000= 683.24 kg/m
3
Step-5
Super plasticizer:
For 0.8% = (0.8 / 100)*583.53 = 4.668 ml
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Step-6
Correction for water:
Weight of water (For 0.8%) =146.28 4.668 =141.61 kg/m
3
Requirement of materials per Cubic meter
Cement = 504.21 Kg/m
3
Fine Aggregate = 683.24 Kg/m
3
Coarse Aggregate = 1108.13 Kg/m
3
Water = 141.61 Kg/ m
3
Super plasticizers = 4.6681 / m
3
So the final ratio becomes
Cement : Fine agg (kg/m
3
) : Coarse agg (kg/m
3
) : Water (l/m
3
): Superplasticizer (l/m
3
)
1: 1.35 :2.19 :0.29 :0.8
This concrete mix design has been submitted to us by Natarajan. We are thankful to him for
this valuable contribution.
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Meesala Hema Sundar Rao May 11, 2012 at 4:34 am
this is very usefull to civil engineers
jaisa jamal July 29, 2012 at 9:05 pm
sir,pls send me the mix design for m60 and m40 concrete. i am doing a project.sir
pls kindly send.
nagesh Suryawanshi August 23, 2012 at 4:35 am
Sir,I am doing research work in self curing concrete.i found difficulties in setting of
objectives.i have tried poly vinyl alcohol as self curing agent . i am unable to get
research papers in this area so pl. guide me.
sanjay August 26, 2012 at 2:13 pm
dear sir
i am going to establish a afly ash brick plant kindly let me know what is the mix
proportion for 7.5 grade brick
nagaraj October 18, 2012 at 1:30 pm
Dear sir,
I wanna know how we can specify moisture correction on water content with respect
to the nature of the surface of the aggregates in BIS method
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MADAN AGARWAL November 2, 2012 at 1:25 am
I am already manufacturing concrete tiles and paver block in vibro table kindly
suggest me the the mix design for M-40 and M-30.
ajit November 7, 2012 at 11:35 am
which specific gravity select for mix design bulk or apprant
kanodia kinjal December 27, 2012 at 11:24 pm
dear sir, i want to know how W/C ratio is selected for high strength concrete. in IS
10262-2009 there no provison for it.is there any graph or table or any method for
W/C other than trial and error method.
nandini December 28, 2012 at 8:43 pm
sir please send me m40,m50,m60 grade concrete mix desion
kanodia kinjal January 1, 2013 at 12:35 pm
sir,please tell me how to select W/C ratio to produce M60 grade concrete.i used
metakaolin with cement and BASF Glenium B276.please send me method other
than trial and error method.Also send rang of W/C for high strength concrete.please
send me as soon as possible i want to start my project.
gowtham January 31, 2013 at 8:29 am
sir am new rech so pls give me the m500 grade and rato pls sir
intesar mulla February 7, 2013 at 4:35 am
give me M60 Grade concrete mix design as per IS 10262-2009
vineet tapashetti February 23, 2013 at 12:33 am
please send me m60 grade SELF COMPACTING CONCRETE mix design as per IS
10262-2009 or any IS
cleayriew March 12, 2013 at 3:50 am
sir,pls send me the mix design for grade 20 and grade 25 concrete. i am doing a
project.sir pls kindly send.
sachin March 13, 2013 at 12:23 pm
sir i want to know the mix design for M150 and what will be its strength
nirdeshbandi July 5, 2013 at 4:29 am
Sir im doing a project on m120 grade concrete .please provide me information on
mix design proportions of m120 grade concrete
issac July 13, 2013 at 6:50 am
pls send m40 and m60 m120 grade mix design sir. im doing project, pls provide
information, thanks and regards
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dura November 6, 2013 at 9:58 pm
what is the weight for one unit metal
Kaushal Kishore January 15, 2014 at 10:01 pm
As per IS:456-2000, OPCement shall not be more than 450 kg/m3.
Normally mixes of M-60 are designed with less than 450 kg/m3 of OPCement.
Please see this Cement And Water Saving With Water Reducers
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