Accession Number : AD0163815

Title :   Wear Testing Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

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

Personal Author(s) : Bigelow,Hugh A.

Report Date : 05 SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The patent report covers a slide assembly which carries a plurality of wear plates, longitudinally reciprocated in a horizontal plane. A weighted mass is inserted into the upper end of holder and bears downwardly on a specimen carrier through an intermediate block. The structure in conjunction with a spherical member, permits the specimen all the necessary degrees of freedom as it slidingly abuts the wear plate.

Descriptors :   (*PATENTS, *TEST EQUIPMENT), (*WEAR RESISTANCE, TEST EQUIPMENT), DESIGN, TEST METHODS, STRUCTURES, SUBSTITUTES, INSTRUMENTATION

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE