A DEVICE FOR THE MEASUREMENT OF SOIL PRESSURES

THE SOIL PRESSURE MEASURING BRIDGE IS DESCRIBED WHICH MAKES IT POSSIBLE TO MEASURE, WITH GREAT ACCURACY, THE SOIL PRESSURE DISTRIBUTION AT ONE HALF- INCH CENTRES ALONG A LINE. THE INCORPORATION IN THE DESIGN OF NEW SEMI-CONDUCTOR STRAIN GAUGES VIRTUALLY ELIMINATES THE MOST COMMON FAULT IN OTHER CELLS, VIZ., THE EFFECT OF ARCHING OF THE SOIL OVER THE PRESSURE SENSITIVE DIAPHRAGMS. /CRRI/

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    • Vol 39, No 10, PP 405-407
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  • Authors:
    • Mackey, R D
    • Tapasvi, V
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Media Info

  • Serial:
    • Indian Concrete Journal
    • Volume: 33
    • Issue Number: 7
    • Publisher: Associated Cement Companies Limited
    • ISSN: 0019-4565

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00229123
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Central Road Research Institute
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:38AM