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Oedometers (Gumppi)

Scope Note
Used for the soil consolidation testing device. Refer to Gukp: ODOMETERS for the distance indicator
Definition
Cylinder-shaped instruments used in testing the consolidation of small soil samples. (Source: Team: adapted from TRT SN)
Broader Term
Instruments for measuring loads or pressure (Gumpp)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Barometers (Gumppb)
Load cells (Gumppe)
Loadometers (Gumpph)
Piezometers (Gumppj)
Pitot tubes (Gumppn)
Pressiometric probes (Gumppr)
Pressure gages (Gumpps)
Pressure transducers (Gumppt)
Strain gages (Gumppv)