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What happens when PTFE and PTFE rub against each other?

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2008-02-27 22:17:03

PTFE (teflon) rubbing on PTFE will create a bit of friction,

depending on the load. And it will create heat. Remember that PTFE

is pretty "slippery" and will not abrade too quickly unless a gross

amount of force is applied.


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