October 2015 Rapid RH Newsletter – How Fast Does Concrete Dry?
How fast does concrete dry? Jason Spangler answers the million dollar question and more. Listen as he also explains the relationship between curing and drying and offers tips on expediting the drying process.
The ultimate goal of any flooring project is a finished floor that’s trouble-free for the long term. However, what if the construction schedule leaves little or no room to deal with moisture issues? Are you inviting the possibility of a flooring failure? Learn how to know when your concrete slab is ready.
When drying concrete, the industry rule-of-thumb says to wait 28 days for each inch of poured concrete. But did you know that actual drying time is much more complex? Discover other options that will serve you much better than relying on this simple rule-of-thumb.
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The Rapid RH® 4.0 EX combines our patented Smart Sensor and innovative Easy Reader with a single-use sleeve liner for fast, easy-to-use, and fully ASTM-compliant RH testing. Accurate relative humidity testing so easy, it seems virtually automatic – and meets the F2170 standard.
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