Accession Number:

AD0613007

Title:

SOIL SHOCK TUBE TECHNIQUES, PART I,

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Corporate Author:

BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

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Report Date:

1961-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

Experiments were conducted on propagation of seismic energy in sand at higher stress levels using the sandfilled shock tube. The attempt to simulate the plastic waves that occur close to a large explosion were more successful than expected. Some examples of the results are given in this Technical Note. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE