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The methods of strength definition for the rock mass properties applying to the open mining cut

A. A. Pavlovich
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  • Saint Petersburg State Mining Institute (Technical University)
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The review of factors influencing rock mass strength is given. Methods of definition for sample strength changeover to rock mass are considered in the article.

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