Pullout testing is a method of evaluating the strength of a soil-anchor system, such as a pile or a soil nail, by applying a tensile load to the anchor until it is pulled out of the soil. The resulting data can be used to determine the capacity of the anchor, as well as to assess the strength and stability of the soil in which it is embedded.

To perform a pullout test, the following steps should be followed:

It is important to follow proper safety procedures when performing a pullout test, including wearing protective equipment and ensuring that all equipment is properly secured and in good working order. The test should also be performed by trained professionals who are familiar with the appropriate procedures and equipment.

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