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How i find friction between surfaces without using COF tester?

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ParamTv
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Nov27-12, 06:23 AM
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In the morning i get this idea ....the simplest way to determine friction force between two sliding surfaces.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2jWT9r2Z-U&feature=plcp
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Nov27-12, 08:51 AM
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The angle of the book changed between sliding and the angle measurement.
The method can give a rough approximation of the coefficient of static friction, but it should be done more carefully.
nasu
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Nov27-12, 10:06 AM
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Grat, you just (re)discovered the concept of "angle of friction".
Used in intro labs to estimate static and kinetic friction.

ParamTv
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Nov29-12, 08:59 AM
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How i find friction between surfaces without using COF tester?

ya ...but this is just a illustration
thanks for comments
ParamTv
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Nov29-12, 08:59 AM
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I will come back with come great videos ...


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