Float test for measuring porosity
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Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 06:58AM
Float test is notoriously unreliable. It's better to use the one where you slide your fingers from end to roots. If it goes right up (and possible squeaks), it's low porosity. If it has a lot of bumps, it's porous. In between is medium.
3a (Corkicelli), highlighted, fine, low porosity
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