AMS Environmental Soil Sampling Kits

The Environmental Soil Sampling Kit contains the same components as the basic kit but in all stainless.

Features

  • Used worldwide by soil scientists, agronomists, and construction companies
  • Designed to provide all the items needed for sampling in a convenient carrying case
  • 5/8" threaded connection type
Your Price $2,117.06
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ImagePart#Product DescriptionPriceStockOrder
AMS Environmental Soil Sampling Kits209.57 2 1/4" Environmental Kit
$2,117.06
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AMS 209.55 3 1/4" Environmental Kit
$2,219.03
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AMS Environmental Soil Sampling Kits
209.57
2 1/4" Environmental Kit
Drop ships from manufacturer
$2,117.06
AMS
209.55
3 1/4" Environmental Kit
Drop ships from manufacturer
$2,219.03
  • (1) Regular auger
  • (1) Sand auger
  • (1) Mud auger
  • (1) Rubber coated cross handle
  • (1) Soil core sampler
  • (1) Slide hammer
  • (3) 4' extensions
  • (1) Plastic liner
  • (2) Plastic end caps
  • (2) Wrenches
  • (1) Set of cleaning brushes
  • (1) Foam-padded hard-sided AMS deluxe carrying case with handles and wheels
Questions & Answers
What is a slide hammer used for?

A slide hammer is used to pound soil probes, core samplers, and sediment samplers into the ground. They offer a simple method for soil penetration by allowing the user to push or drop the hammer weight down the slide rod to apply force through the extension to the sampler.

Please, mind that only logged in users can submit questions

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