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Triceps brachii - medial head

Common Name
Clod, Outside chuck
Group
Thoracic
Whole Sale Section
Chuck
Origin
Proximal third of the medial surface of the humerus.
Insertion
Medial surface of the olecranon of ulna
Action
Extends the elbow
Innervation
Radial nerve.
Blood Supply
Deep brachial and ulnar arteries.
Retail Cuts
Beef Chuck Arm Pot Roast, Beef Chuck Arm Pot Roast Boneless, Beef Chuck Arm Steak, Beef Chuck Arm Steak Boneless
Color
L* : 39.47
a* : 31.5
b* : 24.78
Pgment Conc. (Heme Iron) : 21.53
Processing Characteristics
Fat : 56.5
Moisture : 732.3
Protein : 196.8
Ash : 14.4
Palatability
Shear Force
Dry : 9.3lbs
Moist : 9.8lbs
Connective tissue amount
Dry : Slight amount
Moist : Traces amount
Flavor intensity
Dry : Slightly intense
Moist : Moderately intense
Juiciness
Dry : Slightly juicy
Moist : Moderately juicy
Tenderness - Panel Scores for Tenderness (8 point scale)
Dry : 5.49
Moist : 6.38
Evaluated Tenderness
Dry : Slightly tender
Moist : Moderately tender