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Interface Friction Gasket Disclosure Number: IPCOM000065812D
Original Publication Date: 1985-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-19

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Dally, JW Zarger, CA [+details]


Shear loads entering a bolted joint are resisted by the frictional force generated between the mated surfaces. The governing equation for the frictional force is: F = N Where F = frictional force = coefficient of friction N = bolted joint preload