Accession Number : AD0163524

Title :   Friction Reduction by Copolymer of n-Alkyl Methacrylates and Methacrylic Acid in Solution.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Gisser,Henry ; Petronio,Marco

Report Date : 12 JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The patent involves the production of a copolymer of n-alkyl methacrylates and methacrylic acid wherein the alkyl group may vary from 14 to 22 carbon atoms, which when applied in solution, reduces the friction of solid surfaces. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*PATENTS, LUBRICANT ADDITIVES), (*LUBRICANT ADDITIVES, *ACRYLIC RESINS), POLYMERS, FRICTION

Subject Categories : Polymer Chemistry
      Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE