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Title: Tests on snow beams
Authors: United States. Army. Engineer Research and Development Laboratories
U.S. Army Snow, Ice, and Permafrost Research Establishment
Keywords: Snow
Snow beams
Snow compaction
Flexural strength
Snow construction
Snow strength
Publisher: U.S. Army Snow, Ice, and Permafrost Research Establishment.
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Special report (U.S. Army Snow
Description: Special Report
Summary: This report is concerned with flexural tests on beams of compacted snow conducted at the Snow, Ice and Permafrost Research Establishment. These tests were made in conjunction with the Engineer Research and Development Laboratories' program to evaluate, on a rational basis, the load-carrying capacity of compacted snow sections. The tests were conducted during the period February - July 1953.
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
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