Open Pit Design - Inter-Ramp Angles and Volume Changes from Bench Geometry

Application: Mining

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Open Pit Design - Inter-Ramp Angles and Volume Changes from Bench Geometry

Summary

This tool determines the inter-ramp angle for a specified bench geometry and the approximate change (%) in excavation volume due to a change in inter-ramp angle.

Notes on Open Pit Design - Inter-Ramp Angles and Volume Changes from Bench Geometry

  • This tool determines the inter-ramp angle for a specified bench geometry and the approximate change (%) in excavation volume due to a change in inter-ramp angle.
  • All angles are specified in degrees.
  • Bench dimensions are specified in metric or imperial units.

Tool developed and sponsored by Zostrich Geotechnical.

Tool Parameters

Values displayed with a may be changed ... click on a value to display an entry form ... or use the arrows right of a value to select from a list.

Tool Behaviour

This tool exhibits spreadsheet-like behaviour ... change a value and related values are re-calculated automatically.

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