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abrade

[ə′brād]
(geology)
To wear away by abrasion or friction.

abrade

To wear away or scrape off a surface, especially by friction.
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The treatment variable, TTM (kg/m), varied by increasing the tunnel run time while maintaining a constant rate of introduced abrader.
The SiC abrader seems to correlate strongly with field performance of rubber compounds in mill furniture.
He said that F 2357, "Test Method for Determining the Abrasion Resistance of Inks and Coatings on Membrane Switches Using the Normal Tool 'RCA' Abrader," from Committee F01 on Electronics, describes the apparatus and covers its use.
The equipment used for physico-chemical and compound property characterization of carbon black and rubber vulcanizates included: OAN or DBPA (Brabender DBP machine model E, with DADS software from Hitech), nitrogen surface area (Quantachrome), tint (Erichsen tint tester), Mooney viscometer (MV 2000--Alpha Technologies), moving die rheometer (MDR 2000--Alpha Technologies), hardness (IRHD, Wallace), tensile tester (Zwick Z010), dispersion (Dispergrader 1000 GT, Optigrade AB), abrasion (Zwick Abrader 6102), rebound resilience (Zwick 5109), tan [delta] and neat build-up at different temperatures (Goodrich Flexometer, Model II) and crack growth and cut initiation at different temperatures (DeMattia Flex, Gibitre Italy).
The substrate is the steel panel recommended for the Taber abrader.
Wear attrition was determined according to BS903A9 by using an Akron Abrader machine (MN-74).
The equipment used for physico-chemical and compound property characterization of carbon black and rubber vulcanizates included: OAN or DBPA (Brabender DBP machine Model E, with DADS software from Hitech), nitrogen surface area (Quantachrome), aggregate size (Bi-DCP, Brookhaven Instruments), tint (Erichsen tint tester), Mooney viscometer (MV 2000--Alpha Technologies), moving die rheometer (MDR 2000--Alpha Technologies), hardness (IRHD, Wallace), tensile tester (Zwick Z010), dispersion (Dispergrader 1000 GT, Optigrade AB), abrasion (Zwick Abrader 6102), rebound resilience (Zwick 5109), tan 8 and heat build-up at different temperatures (Goodrich Flexometer, Model II).
The DIN 2200 abrader features a digital speed adjustment and test timer for more detailed and accurate testing.
Figure 12 shows the abrasion resistance of all the compounds measured by the Pico abrader, which provides a cutting abrasion resistance.