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Fault Architecture
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Fault Architecture

July 28, 2010
Studies have shown that certain low-angled faults are much weaker than expected, due to how the fabric of the fault is structured. When composed of fine-grained talc and smectite in a continuous layered architecture, the fault is much weaker than when the fabric is randomly oriented.


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