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The global market for friction products was valued at nearly $14.4 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach $15.1 billion in 2013.
Under the theme “Motion Plastics”, igus will display new solutions for the packaging industry at this year’s Pack Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, September 23 – 25, 2013, Booth S-5552.
For a car to accelerate there has to be friction between the tire and the surface of the road.
Whether in vehicle transmissions, hip replacements, or tiny sensors for triggering airbags: The respective components must slide against each other with minimum friction to prevent loss of energy and material wear.
- A hairdresser.