polishing wheel


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polishing wheel

In dentistry, a wheel made of soft material suitable for polishing teeth or restorations.
See also: wheel
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The experimental factors controlling the wear rate and the wear mechanisms are the applied load, the rotation speed of the polishing wheel, the polishing duration, the size and the shape of the abrasive grains and the nature of the lubricant.
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