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Csm-USBM Rotary Cutting Machine: Research Capabilities and Trials for Improving Performance of Tunnel, Shaft and Raise Boring Machines.
Ozdemir-L; Evans-RJ; Miller-RJ; Sharp-WR
Ch 7 in Proc Rapid Excavation and Tunneling Conf Chicago Illinois 6/12-16/83 PP 106-130 :106-130
This paper describes the specifications and capabilities of a 6-ft (1.83-M) diameter laboratory rotary cutting machine that was designed and fabricated under a Bureau of Mines contract awarded to the Colorado School of Mines. The machine will be used to carry out research and development programs aimed toward improving the design and operation of mechanical tunnel, shaft, and raise boring equipment.
Ch. 7 in Proc. Rapid Excavation and Tunneling Conf., Chicago, Illinois, 6/12-16/83, PP. 106-130
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