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M Sand can be used for Foundation

Thu Oct 08, 2015Total posts : 2
Umesh
Umesh
Join date: Oct 2015
Topic: M Sand can be used for Foundation

Hi,

I am Umesh, currently I am construction a 3 floor Commercial complex. For foundation can I used M-sand instead of river Sand. 
Also, please let me know what should be mixing proportion (Cement,M-sand and Jelly).

Regards,
Umesh 
Fri Oct 09, 2015Post  #1
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)

Join date: Mar 2008
Dear Umesh
       You can used M-sand and cement concrete proportion is 1:1.5:3 i.e 1 part of cement 1.5 part of coarse sand and 3 parts of bazri.
 
Sun Oct 11, 2015Post  #2
JAI PRAKASH
JAI PRAKASH

Join date: May 2014
Yes you can. 1:2:3 is good.

 

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