Accession Number : ADA112715

Title :   Borehole Shear Device Phase II Development.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : DAMES AND MOORE LOS ANGELES CA

Personal Author(s) : Sidey,Roger

PDF Url : ADA112715

Report Date : Feb 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 180

Abstract : The report describes the phase II development of the borehole shear device. Further design development work and in some cases hardware fabrication is documented and covers the following aspects of the device: Dynamic and static actuators, self boring attachment, modifications to borehole shear device probe, torque tube, couplings and instrumentation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Drills, *Soil tests, *Boreholes, Sampling, Probes, Shear properties, Augers, Actuators, Self operation, Drives, Torque, Couplings, Attachment, Prototypes, Modification, Strain(Mechanics), Shear strength, Measurement, Soil dynamics, Stress testing

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE