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A concrete mixer is a device used in construction that combines cement with water and aggregate to create concrete. These mixers range in size from large commercial trucks to small, portable concrete mixers. The componen... More »

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Used concrete mixers are available for purchase on eBay, and large trucks with concrete mixers are available for purchase on Equipment Trader, as of 2015. Many smaller concrete mixers are less than $1,000, but the large ... More »

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Electric cement mixers for sale on Amazon.com as of 2015 range in capacity from 1.77 cubic feet up to 8 cubic feet. The website also features handheld electric mixers, typically used for mixing cement or concrete in a se... More »

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One rule for mixing concrete is 1 part cement and 2 parts sand to 3 parts aggregates by volume or about 10 to 15 percent cement, 60 to 75 percent aggregate and 15 to 20 percent water by weight. Entrained air in many conc... More »

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The typical ratio to mix cement is approximately 10 to 15 percent cement, 60 to 75 percent aggregate, and 15 to 29 percent water. In many concrete mixes, entrained air may take up another 5 to 8 percent. More »

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The ratio of 1:1:4 for cement, water and aggregate is one possible cement proportion. The strongest concrete is created when the water part of the mixture is as low as possible without impacting workability. More »

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The Menards online product catalog offers building materials for most home construction projects, including lumber, post frame materials, roofing materials, acrylic and glass sheeting, and fencing materials, as well as c... More »

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