Why friction in screw connections is crucial for process capability

11 October 2016

By Martin Rüedy, Bossard expert team

Ref: FFT161005

Lean production is the current trend and represents even leaner and more target oriented processes.

Solutions for higher efficiency, lower consumption and longer service lives are being researched worldwide. When assessing new materials or processes for surface treatment or finishing, tribological properties such as friction, lubrication and wear are almost always a factor.