Keyword Index

This alphabetical index provides a link between a key word or term and relevant machines. The list does not include certain terms that apply to many different machines, for example, a term such as “adhesive wear”. For further guidance on selecting a machine for a given application, please contact Phoenix Tribology Ltd.

abrasion resistance TE 65 TE 66 TE 79
abrasive wear TE 65 TE 66 TE 79 TE 98
acetabular cup TE 86 TE 87 TE 89
additive screening TE 77 TE 82 TE 90 TE 92
aerospace materials DN 55 TE 76 TE 91
artificial joints TE 86 TE 87 TE 89
automatic transmission fluids TE 92M
ball cratering test TE 66
ball on cylinder TE 53 TE 54 TE 55
ball on disc TE 58 TE 67 TE 77 TE 79 TE 91 TE 92 TE 98 TE 99
ball on plate DN 44 DN 55 TE 37 TE 67 TE 75 TE 76 TE 77 TE 79 TE 99
bearing friction DN 222 TE 101
bioengineering materials TE 86 TE 87 TE 88 TE 89
block on ring TE 101 TE 53 TE 56 TE 72 TE 92
bore polish TE 33 TE 47 TE 67 TE 77 TE 99
boundary lubrication TE 33 TE 47 TE 77 TE 90
brittle materials TE 56 TE 65 TE 66 TE 68
cam shaft materials TE 72 TE 74 TE 77
ceramics DN 44 DN 55 TE 67 TE 69 TE 76 TE 77 TE 91 TE 92 TE 99
clutch lubricants TE 92 TE 92M
clutch materials TE 92 TE 92M
coatings TE 66 TE 67 TE 68 TE 69 TE 76 TE 77 TE 79 TE 91 TE 99
compliant layers TE 37 TE 75
composite materials TE 37 TE 56 TE 69
compressor materials TE 102 TE 104 TE 58
corrosion and wear TE 77 TE 79 TE 92 TE 93
cosmetics TE 75 TE 79
crankcase lubricants TE 77 TE 90
crossed cylinder TE 53 TE 55
cylinder liner materials TE 33 TE 47 TE 67 TE 77 TE 92 TE 99
delamination wear TE 38 TE 79
dental materials TE 66 TE 85
diesel fuel lubricity TE 57 TE 77 TE 80 TE 90
diesel pump materials TE 77
draw bead DN 33
draw strip DN 33
drawing force DN 33
drawing lubricants DN 33
drilling muds TE 77 TE 92
dry contact conditions TE 102 TE 104 TE 56 TE 98
dry sand/rubber wheel TE 65
dry sand/steel wheel TE 65
dynamic friction TE 101 TE 102 TE 104 TE 56 TE 77
elastohydrodynamic lubrication RCF 1 RCF 3 TE 54 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
elastomeric polymers TE 37 TE 38 TE 75
electro-chemical cell TE 77 TE 79 TE 92 TE 93
elliptical contact RCF 1 RCF 3 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
erosion TE 68
extreme pressure properties TE 77 TE 82 TE 92
face seals TE 92
femoral head TE 86 TE 89
forming lubricants DN 33 TE 69 TE 77
fretting DN 44 DN 55 TE 77
fretting wear DN 44 DN 55 TE 77
friction materials TE 56 TE 67 TE 92 TE 92M TE 93 TE 94 TE 98 TE 99
friction modifier TE 77 TE 90
fuel lubricity TE 57 TE 77 TE 80 TE 90
FZG test simulation TE 77
galling TE 69
gas jet erosion TE 68
gear lubricants TE 54 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74 TE 77
gear materials TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
gear surface treatments TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
glove materials TE 75
hardmetals TE 65 TE 69
hertzian contact RCF 1 RCF 2 RCF 3 TE 54 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74 TE 91 TE 92
high pressure testing TE 58
high temperature testing DN 55 TE 33
hip prostheses TE 86 TE 89
humid conditions TE 102 TE 104 TE 75 TE 79
hydraulic fluids TE 54 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74 TE 77 TE 90
hydrodynamic lubrication TE 101
hydrogen environment TE 102 TE 104
hypoid gear lubricants TE 54 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74 TE 77
hysteresis TE 75
impact sliding DN 55 TE 35 TE 77
journal bearing DN 222 TE 101 TE 92
knee prostheses TE 89
limited slip differential materials TE 92M
low temperature testing TE 76 TE 77
LVFA testing TE 92M
machine tool slideway lubricants TE 37 TE 69 TE 77
marine bearings TE 101
marine lubricants TE 77
materials handling TE 65
metal matrix composites TE 65 TE 69
micro-scale abrasion TE 66
micro-welding TE 34
mining applications TE 65 TE 69
multi-function TE 53 TE 55 TE 67 TE 77 TE 92
multi-station DN 55 TE 33 TE 47 TE 86 TE 87 TE 88 TE 90 TE 94 TE 99
oscillating contact DN 222 TE 92 TE 93 TE 94
oxidative wear DN 55 TE 33
paint films TE 66 TE 68
pin on disc TE 67 TE 79 TE 92 TE 93 TE 94 TE 98 TE 99
pin on plate TE 37 TE 38 TE 67 TE 69 TE 79 TE 99
pin on vee block TE 67 TE 92
piston ring groove TE 34
piston ring materials TE 33 TE 34 TE 47 TE 67 TE 77 TE 92 TE 99
piston skirt materials TE 67 TE 77 TE 99
pitting RCF 1 RCF 2 RCF 3 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74 TE 92
plain bearing materials DN 222 TE 101 TE 56 TE 92
plastic deformation DN 33
plastic sheet TE 37 TE 38 TE 75
plastics DN 222 TE 101 TE 56 TE 79 TE 93 TE 94
polymers DN 222 TE 101 TE 56 TE 79 TE 93 TE 94
potentiostat TE 77 TE 79 TE 92 TE 93
prosthetic hip joints TE 86 TE 89
prosthetic joint materials TE 87 TE 88
PV diagrams TE 101 TE 56 TE 67 TE 92 TE 93 TE 94 TE 99
rail friction TE 72 TE 73
rail-wheel interface TE 73
reciprocating seals TE 102 TE 104 TE 77
reciprocating sliding DN 44 DN 55 TE 67 TE 76 TE 77 TE 80 TE 99
refrigerant lubricants TE 57 TE 58
ring and liner TE 33 TE 47 TE 67 TE 77 TE 92 TE 99
roller bead DN 33
rolling bearing materials RCF 1 RCF 2 RCF 3 TE 91 TE 92
rolling contact RCF 1 RCF 2 RCF 3 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74 TE 92
rolling contact fatigue RCF 1 RCF 2 RCF 3 TE 92
rolling element bearing RCF 2 TE 92
rolling four ball TE 92
rolling line contact RCF 1 RCF 3
rolling mill TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
rubber materials TE 37 TE 38 TE 75
Schallamach waves TE 37 TE 75
scuffing TE 33 TE 38 TE 47 TE 77 TE 90
self-lubricating materials TE 102 TE 104 TE 56 TE 67 TE 76 TE 92 TE 93 TE 94 TE 99
severe oxidative wear DN 55 TE 33
shear stability test TE 82 TE 82S TE 92
shoe material TE 37
skin friction TE 75
sliding four ball TE 58 TE 82 TE 92
sliding line contact DN 44 DN 55 TE 76 TE 77 TE 99
sliding-rolling contact TE 53 TE 54 TE 55 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74 TE 77
sliding-rolling line contact TE 53 TE 54 TE 55 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
slurry abrasion TE 65 TE 66
soft materials TE 37 TE 38 TE 56 TE 75
space applications TE 76 TE 91
spiral orbit tribometer TE 91
static friction TE 37 TE 38 TE 75
stick-slip DN 33 TE 37 TE 38 TE 77 TE 92M
Stribeck curve TE 38 TE 77
taper roller bearing RCF 2 TE 82 TE 82S TE 92
three body abrasion TE 65 TE 66
thrust washer TE 91 TE 92 TE 93 TE 94
torque converter components TE 92M
traction coefficient TE 53 TE 54 TE 55 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
traction curve TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
traction fluids TE 53 TE 54 TE 55 TE 72 TE 73 TE 74
tribo-corrosion TE 77 TE 79 TE 92 TE 93
two body abrasion TE 79
tyre materials TE 75
UHMWPE TE 87 TE 88
ultra high vacuum TE 76 TE 91
valve impact TE 35
valve recession TE 35
valve seat materials TE 35
valve stem materials TE 33
vane pump TE 58 TE 92
VI improvers TE 82 TE 82S TE 92
wear by hard particles TE 65 TE 66 TE 68
wear mapping TE 67 TE 79 TE 98 TE 99
wet sand abrasion TE 65
white etching layers RCF 1 RCF 3