The Bearing Performance of Sintered Metal Bearings

  • G. C. Pratt


Powder metallurgical techniques are used in the manufacture of a wide range of plain bearing types, which are used in a wide variety of applications. The vast majority of these bearings are based on copper alloys.


Wear Rate Fatigue Strength Bearing Material Acetal Copolymer Powder Metallurgy Technique 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1970

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. C. Pratt
    • 1
  1. 1.Glacier Metal Co.England

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