The Guelph permeameter is an easy-to-use instrument for quickly and accurately measuring in-situ, hydraulic conductivity in all types of soils.
- The equipment can be transported, assembled, and operated easily by one person.
- Measurements can be made in 1/2 to 2 hours, depending on soil type, and require only about 2.5 litres of water.
- Measurements can be made in the range of 15 to 75cm below the soil surface.
The Guelph permeameter is a complete kit consisting of the permeameter, field tripod, well auger, well preparation and cleanup tools, collapsible water container, and vacuum test hand pump, all packaged in a durable carrying case.