Q:
What Are Some Issues in Wear, and
What are the Common Types of Wear Tests?




A:
    IMPORTANT ISSUES IN WEAR.

  • Hardness of Materials

    A complex "property" with many implications
    for design problems if not considered carefully.

  • Wear Testing

  • Simple Geometries.

  • Many can add temperature and/or corrosion
    to the environment.


    The Most Common Types of Wear Tests
    Are Illustrated Below.