frictional force


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frictional force

[frik′shənəl]
the force component parallel to the surfaces at the point of contact between two objects. The frictional component, in contact between curved objects, may be tangential to the surfaces. Frictional force may be increased or decreased by such factors as moisture on a surface.
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At the point of sliding the magnitudes of frictional force and the force of gravitational pull will be equal, which is 2.
Inertial and frictional forces are the major reasons that shotshell propellants are engineered for the short, fast push and rifle propellants are designed to create the long, slow push.
With respect to the requirement for a high stress resistance and hardness for control purposes or low frictional force and shearing stress for accommodation purposes, Nora Lunalastike is likely the most suitable for a cushioning material.
Good lubricious coatings usually show a greater than 90% reduction in frictional forces compared with an uncoated device, and will maintain that lubricity over many cycles of the frictional test method.
Figures 8-13 depict the effects of We, n, M , [alpha], [eta] and [phi] on the frictional force.
5, the frictional force reduces the amplitude of the beam oscillation by about 0.
ctj] = frictional force of the oil film between the piston and cylinder
On the other hand, when a slip occurs, frictional force will be replaced by the critical value calculated by the equation (11).
Figure 8, 9, 10, 11 represents the effect of feed on cutting force, thrust force, shear force and frictional force respectively under constant speed and depth of cut.
Needle penetration and extraction forces are measured in development and production to characterize point sharpness, the frictional forces experienced along the shaft of the needle, and the effectiveness of the beveled tip geometry.
Never the less, the frictional force is only dependent upon the direction of the velocity.
Despite this, we were able to accurately model the trajectories by taking into account a frictional force proportional to the square of the paintball's velocity.