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Technical paper: Laboratory direct shear testing of rock discontinuities

SR Henchert & LR Richards. This paper was first published in GE’s March 1989 edition.

A method is presented for obtaining accurate field interpretation of results from constraint normal load laboratory shear tests on rock samples with discontinuities.

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