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Shock and Vibration
Volume 12, Issue 3, Pages 163-175
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2005/734345

Experimental Snap Loading of Synthetic Ropes

C.M. Hennessey, N.J. Pearson, and R.H. Plaut

The Charles E. Via, Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0105, USA

Received 25 February 2004; Revised 22 July 2004

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