Isa
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Why is the wet/dry boundary of ground not dangerous for foundations?
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That water you have described where the ground is wet but the lower ground at the foundation levels were dry, is generally not going to cause significant problems because the weight of the water will ...

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Does the speed of Heavy Vehicles make more potholes
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To answer this question, you need to consider the failure modes you are protecting against. To understand the failure modes, you need to have the full details related to the materials of the road, ...

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Type of hinge I should use
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What is shown in the picture is what people usually refer to as a pin connection. There are multiple ways you can design a pin connection as suggested in the comments above and there is no one right ...

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Comparing the precision work of plane surveying and geodetic surveying
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While I do not discount your question's validity, I think it is quite hard, if not impossible for you to answer the first question as there are too many fine details that affect precision. For ...

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Is it possible to calculate Young's Modulus of Clay from load-controlled tests?
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Unconfined compressive strength test is generally a undrained soils test. The issue with a constant load machine is that you will likely load it too quickly as well close to the failure point, which ...

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Engineering standards or testing standards for hot punched metal holes for rolled steel
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When talking about R values and holes, what you really should be measuring is the S value instead that bases on area. There are generally two techniques you can measure interior surface roughness of ...

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Surface Finish and Strength
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There are a lot of different types of strength to describe steel (Compressive, tensile, yield, ultimate, fatigue, hardness, toughness, etc). Surface finish affects some of these strength parameters, ...

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