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Asymmetry of Bin Loads Induced by Eccentric Discharge
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: Transactions of the ASAE. 36(2): 577-582. (doi: 10.13031/2013.28375) @1993
Authors: J. Horabik, M. Molenda, S. A. Thompson, I. J. Ross
Keywords: Wheat, Loads, Friction, Bins, Eccentric discharge
A series of tests involving eccentric discharge from a model bin were conducted using bin wall surfaces of smooth galvanized steel, corrugated galvanized steel, and abrasive paper simulating a concrete bin wall. Bin load asymmetry resulting from eccentric discharge was found to decrease with increasing value of friction coefficient of the bin wall.(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)