Shrink Swell Test, Consolidation & Oedometer
Front Loading Oedometer - SL250

The Front Loading Oedometer is a simple, easy-to-operate, compact table-top frame that allows instant loading with minimal impact for determining expected soil settlement. The anodized aluminium frame is corrosion resistant with a 48tsf capacity. 

It comes equipped with a rear-weight counterbalance beam assembly allowing 9:1, 10:1 or 11:1 beam ratios. Each Consolidation frame requires selection of a weight set and a Fixed or Floating Ring Consolidation Cell, all ordered separately. 

An optional sturdy steel stand is also available.


•    Economical solution for consolidation testing of soils
•    Corrosion-resistant anodized aluminium frame
•    Rear-weight counterbalance beam assembly allows various beam ratios
Included Items:
•    Oedometer Consolidation Frame

Optional Accessories:

•    Fixed or Floating Consolidation Cell
•    32kg Weight Set, 64kg Weight Set, 8TSF Weight Set, 88kg Weight Set, 16TSF Weight Set, and 32TSF Weight Set
•    Dead Weight Consolidation Frame Stand to convert to a free-standing floor model
•    Mechanical Dial Indicator to ensure proper loading
•    Loading Ball also helps assure loading is accurate
•    Consolidation Calibration Disk for added accuracy