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Glossary of seal, gasket, packing and molded rubber parts term of the day: Abrasion Resistance

Abrasion resistance - The resistance of a material to loss of surface particles due to friction.

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Glossary of seal, gasket, packing and molded rubber parts term of the day: Abrasion

Abrasion - Surface loss of a material due to frictional forces. The wearing away of a material surface by friction. Particles become detached by a combined cutting, shearing and tearing action. Furnace carbon blacks are the best ingredients found for increasing the resistance of rubber compounds to abrasion. Boost Post

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