Fatigue and Tribological Properties of Plastics and by Laurence W. McKeen

By Laurence W. McKeen

Content material:

, Page iv

, Page xi
Chapter 1 - advent to Fatigue and Tribology of Plastics and Elastomers

, Pages 1-23
Chapter 2 - advent to the Tribology of Plastics and Elastomers

, Pages 25-38
Chapter three - advent to Plastics and Polymers

, Pages 39-50
Chapter four - Styrenic Plastics

, Pages 51-71
Chapter five - Polyether Plastics

, Pages 73-98
Chapter 6 - Polyesters

, Pages 99-147
Chapter 7 - Polyimides

, Pages 149-173
Chapter eight - Polyamides (Nylons)

, Pages 175-228
Chapter nine - Polyolefins and Acrylics

, Pages 229-243
Chapter 10 - Thermoplastic Elastomers

, Pages 245-247
Chapter eleven - Fluoropolymers

, Pages 249-264
Chapter 12 - High-Temperature Polymers

, Pages 265-285

, Pages 287-303

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