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Gamble [8] suggested that slake durability index values that are taken after three or more cycles of slaking and drying may be useful for evaluating rock durability.
Tests were performed to estimate Schmidt rebound hammer number, Slake durability index, Point load strength and unconned compressive strength in the laboratory.
He had been hung after being arrested following an attack near the Slake on a magistrate, who died 10 days later of his injuries.
Bede's World stands alongside the River Don and looks over the Slake area, so the chance of showing a set of images of the historic riverside was eagerly accepted.
Chuck Slake worked as a master mechanic with Nelson Log Broncs for a number of years.
Eventually, that pollution will push increasing numbers of people to seek groundwater to slake their personal, industrial, and agricultural thirsts.
In the fountain, men and women bathe, slake their thirst, and refresh themselves.
A Washington state homeless man pleaded guilty to second-degree burglaiy after his "beer-need" defense failed to convince a Snohomish County judge he was justified in breaking in to a convenience store to slake his thirst.
As they try to slake the thirst of more and more people with less and less water, these urban officials acknowledge an ecological reality.
Since contractors often offered whiskey on the job to slake the thirst and physical pain of the men, intemperance became a structured feature.
Webster Hall will now be better suited to maximize the artist experience and fan enjoyment by focusing on every detail for each show that Webster Hall hosts, which already includes The Studio at Webster Hall, Marlin Room at Webster Hall, and their new venue Slake (around the corner from Penn Station).
The durability of the formation on the basis of field characterization and slake durability tests is estimated as medium high to high with 2nd cycle range from 83.