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Development of Rapid-setting Inorganic Grouts.

Authors
Fraley-JE; Bevan-JE
Source
MISSING :20 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10005896
Abstract
This report describes the preliminary results of a Bureau program to develop and test an inexpensive grout for full-column support of roof bolts. Various inorganic grouts were tested in both cartridge and slurry form. Tests were also performed on methods of water packaging and on the effect of fillers on the grout strength. Results showed that some grouts had poor early strength and exceptional mid- to long-term strength. Laboratory tests have shown that rapid-setting inorganic grout could be an economical replacement for resin bolts if the short-term strength could be increased. Further development to improve its early strength would need to be tested in the laboratory and underground to prove its potential for the mining industry.
Publication Date
19870101
Document Type
IH; Report of Investigations;
Fiscal Year
1987
Identifying No.
RI 9124
NIOSH Division
SRC;
Source Name
MISSING
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