Document Type

Article

Publication Date

5-2-1986

Publication Title

Journal of Glaciology

Abstract

A procedure is described for testing cored ice specimens under uniaxial tension. The procedure incorporates an end-capping system described by Cole and others (1985), two carpeted Synthane end caps, and extensometers mounted directly on the ice. Use of the procedure has resulted in a successful test rate of 75%

DOI

10.1017/S0022143000012284

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