self-lubricating

self-lubricating

adj
(of a machine, mechanism, etc)able to lubricate itself
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Among their topics are in-situ observations to improve the analysis of the scratch damage of coated polymeric surfaces, polymer composites for tribological applications in a range between liquid helium and room temperature, self-lubricating and self-healing behavior of polymer matrix composites functionalized with microencapsulated chemicals, tribological studies of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene thin coatings on a silicon surface, and tribological aspects of polymer-based flexible electronic materials: from manufacturing to end-use applications.
With the new igus spherical balls made of the high-performance plastic iglide J, users can now rely on a self-lubricating and maintenance-free solution.
One approach to improving the wear properties of a surface involves self-lubricating coatings [7, 8].
Proprietary self-lubricating PTFE fibers are applied directly to the steel.
to achieve a breakthrough in the use of self-lubricating, spherical bearings in aircraft design that will improve performance and reduce cost for aerospace companies.
Built with durable components--including corrosion-resistant stainless steel springs, bronze bushings, drum shafts, self-lubricating bearings and drop-forged steel hooks--the hoists ensure safe, reliable service.
Standard features include a load-centering limit switch, four-sided bellows safety skirt, a base-mounted maintenance bar to retain the lift in the up position for servicing, a square edge platform top to resist tipping, steel scissor legs, hardened chrome shafting, lifetime self-lubricating aircraft bushings, and roll pins on all pivot points.
The unique self-lubricating materials are impregnated with proprietary, inorganic chemicals that improve their lubricating qualities and oxidation resistance.
Market outlook of the global self-lubricating bearings market
In addition to offering a low-volatile, self-lubricating liquid silicone rubber (LSR), the company has made recent advancements in fiber-reinforced LSR and anti-static heat cured rubber (HCR) materials within its families of Silopren and Silplus elastomers.
Momentive's new self-lubricating Silopren LSR 3376/50 boasts very low volatile levels without post-curing.