Karsten Tube Penetration Test

Karsten Tube Penetration Test

The TQC Karsten Tube Penetration Test measures the degree of water penetration into materials such as concrete, stone and plaster. The test consists of a glass tube filled with water, bonded to the test material with plastiline. Water pressure is then exerted on the surface. A graduated scale indicates the amount or water penetrated into the surface over time.

Technical Specification

Included Accessories

The Test contains 3 tubes for horizontal surfaces, 3 tubes for vertical surfaces (or at choice any other combination of total 6 tubes), a water bottle, marker and putty to place the tubes leak-tight on the surface