The “Brazilian” method of testing the tensile strengths of rocks

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All-Union Scientific-Research Mine-Surveying Institute (VNIMI), Leningrad. Translated from Fiziko-Technicheskie Problemy Razrabotki Poleznykh Iskopaemykh, No. 3, pp. 133–137, May–June, 1974.

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Fadeev, A.B. The “Brazilian” method of testing the tensile strengths of rocks. Soviet Mining Science 10, 378–382 (1974). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02509484

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Keywords

  • Tensile Stress
  • Compressive Stress
  • Uniaxial Tension
  • Knife Edge
  • Maximum Compressive Stress