A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF ROCK STRESS AND PROPERTY MEASUREMENT EQUIPMENT

THE PURPOSE OF THE STUDY IS TO PROVIDE INFORMATION TO ENGINEERS ON USE, COST, TIME, AND OTHER FACTORS RELATING TO ROCK STRESS AND MODULUS GAGES. THE PRIMARY INTEREST IS DIRECTED TOWARD COLLECTION OF SPECIFIC USE- DATA ON THE U. S. BUREAU OF MINES BOREHOLE GAGE, CSIR 'DOORSTOPPER', GRISWOLD GAGE, AND THE PHOTOELASTIC GLASS PLUG USED FOR IN-SITU ROCK-STRESS DETERMINATION; AND THE ROCHA DILATOMETER, GOODMAN JACK, U. S. BUREAU OF MINES CRC, AND THE MENARD PRESSURE METER USED FOR IN-SITU ROCK-MODULUS DETERMINATION. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Rept No UI-BMR-2-8
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Idaho, Moscow

    Bureau of Mining Research
    Moscow, ID  USA  83843
  • Authors:
    • Hoskins, J R
  • Publication Date: 1971-10-25

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  • Pagination: p. 32

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00236432
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1973 12:00AM