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Procedures for Using and Reporting Data Obtained with the Soil Cone Penetrometer
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgASAE ASAE EP542.1 November 2019
Keywords: Compaction, Penetrometer, Soil
1 Purpose and Scope
1.1This Engineering Practice establishes standard methods for planning, using, and reporting data obtained with a soil cone penetrometer, which is defined by ASAE S313. Although data are relatively simple to obtain with the soil cone penetrometer, the described procedures should be followed in obtaining and reporting the data to minimize measurement variability.(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)