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Materials Matter: Comparing Surface Roughness Parameters

Posted by on giovedì, Gennaio 5th, 2017 in

Effective gear design must account for a range of potential failure modes. As discussed in previous Materials Matter columns, gear failure modes can be fatigue-based and progressive (such as micropitting) or sudden (such as scuffing)....

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Materials Matter: Optimizing Performance with Surface Finish and Lubrication

Posted by on giovedì, Marzo 17th, 2016 in

Materials and manufacturing processes have evolved to generate lighter, stronger, and more robust components to meet the demand for more efficient, highly loaded mechanical systems....

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