Advanced science.  Applied technology.

Search

Bearing Surfaces of Hypereutectic Alloys Modified to Increase Lubricant Effectiveness

Abstract: 

The surfaces of silicon protrusions from hypereutectic alloy bearing surfaces are converted to a highly stable metal silicides which are more effectively lubricated by conventional polar lubricant additives.

Patent Number: 
5,976,711
Date Of Issue: 
11/02/1999
Inventors: 

Geoffrey Dearnaley