A 15-cm-diameter coring device of polyvinyl chloride has been developed and successfully tested with barrels up to 6 m in length. No sediment distortion was observed. The large-diameter corer is especially useful for obtaining samples for radiocarbon dating and other analyses requiring large volumes of sediment. /Author/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pergamon Press, Incorporated

    Maxwell House, Fairview Park
    Elmsford, NY  United States  10523
  • Authors:
    • McManus, D A
  • Publication Date: 1965-4

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  • Accession Number: 00263291
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Geoscience Abstracts
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 19 1974 12:00AM