sliding friction


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sliding friction

[′slīd·iŋ ‚frik·shən]
(mechanics)
Rubbing of bodies in sliding contact.
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[mathematical expression not reproducible] (26) resulting in an equation from which the coefficient of sliding friction may be found.
It can be found that only the sliding friction made the elastomeric rubber bearing dissipate more energy.
The research was aimed at determining influence of polypropylene modification by impregnation with oils on its friction coefficient and wear in comparison to these properties of unmodified polypropylene, Teflon, and polyamide during their operation at sliding friction without lubrication.
The prediction of the friction forces created by the angular misalignment also requires the values for the belt width, belt weight, material weight, conveyor length and the sliding friction factor.
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This resistance is called friction, which is the amount or degree of resistance to motion that one surface or object encounters when resting on another (static friction) or when it is moving against another (kinetic or sliding friction).
Bochet (1858) presented a mechanical study to link the value of the sliding friction coefficient to the speed of movement.