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German Intermediate Ice Core Drilling Since 1981: Technique and Experience
Authors: Bassler KH and Kohnen H
Year: 1988
Periodical/Journal: Ice Core Drilling. Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Ice Drilling Technology (eds C. Rado and D. Beaudoing)
Page Range: 3-5
Abstract:

The development of a Rufli type drill system for electromechanical ice coring, it's use at several locations in the Antarctic and future modifications based on experience during field work are outline. A short video record, taken during the German Antarctic Expedition in 1987 in the Ritscher Hochland and the Ekstrom ice shelf gives an impression of the drill procedure and occurring problems.

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