Electroplated lead alloys for plain bearing overlays
thesisposted on 2017-12-19, 17:04 authored by David Eyre
A review has been prepared of the history of bearings, the different types of bearing in use and their main characteristics and properties. Plain bearings have been reviewed in some detail with emphasis on the overlay and its design, application and performance characteristics. A brief summary of alloy plating in general introduces a detailed review of lead-tin, cadmium-tin and lead-cadmium alloy electroplating. [Continues.]
Science Research Council. Glacier Metal Co. Ltd.
- Aeronautical, Automotive, Chemical and Materials Engineering
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NotesA Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.