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Installation and use of epoxy-grouted rock anchors for skyline logging in southeast Alaska.Author(s): W.L. Schroeder; D.N. Swanston
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-297. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 12 p
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionField tests of the load-carrying capacity of epoxy-grouted rock anchors in poor quality bedrock on Wrangel Island in southeast Alaska demonstrated the effectiveness of rock anchors as substitutes for stump anchors for logging system guylines. Ultimate capacity depends mainly on rock hardness or strength and length of the imbedded anchor.
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CitationSchroeder, W.L.; Swanston, D.N. 1992. Installation and use of epoxy-grouted rock anchors for skyline logging in southeast Alaska. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-297. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 12 p
KeywordsSkyline logging, rock anchors, southeast Alaska
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