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Don't forget you're decreasing the final concrete strength by adding water,
you should add water AND cement or a good plasticizer


At 09:05 PM 08/09/2000 +0000, you wrote:
>I seem to remember there is a rule of thumb for adding water to concrete
>at the site to adjust the slump.  I believe there is a proportion of so
>many gallons per yard of concrete for each inch increase in slump.  Can
>someone give me the value please?
>
>Thanks.
>
>Rich Lewis
>
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