basalt versus granite tensile strength

Cratons – old and strong | Metageologist - All-Geo

Ron: as I understand it, it's the intensity and duration of forces required to sufficiently thin the thick lithosphere beneath cratons and allow rifting that provides their 'strength'.

Hoek,Brown Underground Excavation in Rock | Tunnel | Mining

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Library | Bureau of Reclamation

Reclamation Library Glossary. Listed alphabetically below are definitions for terms commonly used by the Bureau of Reclamation. Clickable alphabet links have been provided at the beginning and end of the glossary to aid in searches.

Corrosion of Alloy Steels |

Corrosion of Alloy Steels. Alloy steels consists of a group of steels which shows mechanical properties superior to those of ordinary carbon (C) steels as the result of additions of certain alloying elements such as chromium (Cr), nickel (Ni), and molybdenum (Mo) etc. Total content of the alloying elements can range from 0.5 % to 1 % and up to levels just below that of stainless steels.

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Pegmatites and aplites: Their genetic and applied ore geology

Pegmatitic rocks are very coarse-grained basement rocks abundant in quartz, feldspar or/and mica, in places, endowed either with mega crystals of the aforementioned rock-forming minerals or rare-element minerals.

Port Manteaux Word Maker - OneLook Dictionary Search

Port Manteaux churns out silly new words when you feed it an idea or two. Enter a word (or two) above and you'll get back a bunch of portmanteaux created by jamming together words that are conceptually related to your inputs.

Construction and Building Materials - ResearchGate

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Geography 323 -- Geomorphology

frost shattering and hydration shattering . freezing of water in pores and fractures the specific volume (vol./unit mass) of water increases by 9% upon freezing producing stress that is greater than the tensile strength of all common rocks