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Method of determining the coefficient of friction of polymer monofilaments

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An instrument for determining the coefficient of friction of technical polymer monofilaments (100 µ or more in diameter) under various conditions is described and the experimental procedure is explained.

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    Soviet Patent No. 270406. Byull. Izobr., No. 16 (1970).

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    N. V. Khval'kovskii, Friction of Textile Fibers [in Russian], Moscow (1966).

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Gubkin Moscow Institute of the Petrochemical and Gas Industry. Translated from Mekhanika Polimerov, No. 4, pp. 729–731, July–August, 1971.

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Yartseva, N.S., Perlin, S.M. & Petrovskii, B.S. Method of determining the coefficient of friction of polymer monofilaments. Polymer Mechanics 7, 649–650 (1971). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00855211

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  • Polymer
  • Technical Polymer
  • Polymer Monofilament