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Principles of Drilling.

Authors
Tandanand-S
Source
Subsection 11 3 in SME Mining Engineering Handbook 1:11-5to11-24
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10010761
Abstract
The principles of drilling are concerned with the energetics of rock penetration through use of mechanical energy, the functional responses, and the interrelationships between the drill system and rocks. The subjects discussed include strength characteristics of rock, mechanics of penetration, major factors influencing penetration rate, engineering properties related to drillability, and drillability determination.
Publication Date
19730101
Document Type
OP;
Fiscal Year
1973
Identifying No.
OP 24-74
Source Name
Subsection 11.3 in SME Mining Engineering Handbook, Vol. 1, PP. 11-5 to 11-24
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division