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RESEARCH PAPERS

Wear Experiments on Glassy-Carbon Based Materials

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Ralph A. Burton, R. Gaines Burton

Burton Technologies Inc., Raleigh, NC 27606

J. Tribol 112(1), 68-70 (Jan 01, 1990) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2920232 History: Received March 24, 1989; Revised August 23, 1989; Online June 05, 2008

Abstract

Friction and wear are reported for monolithic glassy carbon and a composite made of copper fibers in a glassy carbon matrix. The friction coefficient is shown to be comparable to reported values for typical graphitic and copper-graphite specimens, and the wear is shown to be exceptionally low. Replacement of ambient oxygen by nitrogen does not lead to accelerated wear or dusting.

Copyright © 1990 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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