AN INVESTIGATION OF THE FLATROCK METHOD OF MEASURING ROCK STRESS

A SERIES OF LABORATORY EXPERIMENTS TO TEST VARIOUS ASPECTS OF THE FLATROCK METHOD OF MEASURING ROCK STRESS HAVE BEEN MADE. AGREEMENT WITH THE KNOWN APPLIED STRESSES IS FOUND TO BE EXCELLENT IN SOUND ROCK. PROBLEMS OF CONTINUED DEFORMATION AFTER SLOT CUTTING OR CREEP, DIFFERENCES IN THE VALUES FOR ELASTIC MODULI DETERMINED BY VARIOUS METHODS AND THE RELEVANCE OF THESE TESTS TO THE USUAL UNDERGROUND PROCEDURES ARE DISCUSSED. /AUTHOR/

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    • Vol 3, No 4, PP 265-278
  • Authors:
    • Hoskins, E R
  • Publication Date: 1966-11

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  • Accession Number: 00234004
  • Record Type: Publication
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  • Created Date: Apr 27 1994 12:00AM