Measures friction during metal wire drawing, comparison of lubricant performance.
Measures wear of surfaces, performance of lubricants, comparisons of tool coatings.
Simulates sheet bending in sheet metal forming, measurements of friction, comparison of lubricants.
Measures elemental profiles through surfaces, quantitative analysis of coatings and surfaces.
Fluidised bed furnaces (novel diffusion treatments, conventional surface treatments).
Measures surface topography.
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