Civil Engineering - Building Materials - Discussion


The harmonious mixing of the clay ingredients, is known as

[A]. weathering
[B]. blending
[C]. tempering
[D]. None of these.

Answer: Option B


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Saurabh said: (Jan 9, 2017)  
If blending is true then what is tempering?

Jiren said: (Jul 22, 2017)  
Tempering is a process of heat treating, which is used to increase the toughness of iron-based alloys.

Uttam said: (Jan 18, 2018)  
Mixing without water is blending and with water is tempering.

Manish Thakur said: (Jun 11, 2018)  
Tampering is a process of manufacturing brick in which 1/4 to 1/3 water by weight of clay is added to mixture, for making paste for moulding.

Sudipta said: (Aug 12, 2020)  
What is kneading?

Tohid said: (Sep 2, 2020)  
Blending :- In the process of blending we added some ingredients to brick earth those are required and blend in this process we don't need water.

Tempering :- tempering consist of kneading where clay is mixed well so that mixture is made homogeneous, stiff and plastic.

Bis said: (Mar 18, 2021)  
Yes, I agree. Thanks all for explaining.

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