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Coefficient of friction of dry slash pine and southern red oak on three tension-grip facingsAuthor(s): T.J. Lemoine; P. Koch
Source: Wood Science 7(3):182-184
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionA urethane material proved to have nine times higher static friction coefficient (0.9) than smooth steel (0.1) on radial and tangential wood surfaces pulled parallel to the grain. It is probably superior to 22O-grit garnet paper or sand coatings for tension-grip facings in lumber testing machines.
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CitationLemoine, T.J.; Koch, P. 1975. Coefficient of friction of dry slash pine and southern red oak on three tension-grip facings. Wood Science 7(3):182-184
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