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Jointmeter and Crackmeters

Applications

Jointmeters and CrackmetersJointmeters are used to monitor movement at joints and cracks in concrete and rock.

  • Monitoring joints for unexpected movement to provide early warning of performance problems
  • Monitor joints and cracks in structures that may be affected by nearby construction activities.
  • Monitor cracks in structures that have experienced seismic activity.

Types of Jointmeters

VW Crackmeter

The VW crackmeter is used to monitor movement at joints and cracks in concrete structures or rock.

Mechanical 3D Crackmeter

The mechanical 3D crackmeter is used with a dial indicator. For surface applications only.

VW Embedment Jointmeter

The VW embedment jointmeter is used to monitor movement at joints in mass-concrete structures such as abutments, foundations, and dams.

3D Jointmeters

3D submersible jointmeters are used to monitor movement at joints in concrete structures.

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