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A pin-on-drum abrasive wear test and comparison with other pin tests.

Authors
Blickensderfer-RA; Laird-G II
Source
J Test Eval 1988 Nov; 16(6):516-626
NIOSHTIC No.
10007198
Abstract
The U.S. Bureau of Mines, in its ongoing effort to combat the wear of mining and mineral processing equipment, has used several types of laboratory wear tests. Investigations into existing pin abrasive wear testing machines resulted in the construction of the Bureau's own pin-on-drum wear testing apparatus, incorporating the best features of the previous designs. Comparisons of pin diameters, loads, and other factors are made between the Bureau of Mines' pin- on-drum test and other pin abrasion tests. The effects of variations in abrasiveness over the drum were essentially eliminated by making corrections based on the wear of a standard pin traveling a parallel path. Reproducibility of wear values on homogeneous alloys was generally within +/- 0.5 pct. Statistical analyses and test procedures are given for heterogeneous alloys. Design parameters for future pin abrasion tests are recommended.
CODEN
JTEVAB
Publication Date
19881101
Document Type
OP; Journal Article
Fiscal Year
1989
Identifying No.
OP 148-89
Issue of Publication
6
ISSN
0090-3973
NIOSH Division
ALRC
Source Name
Journal of Testing and Evaluation
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