Science, baby!!! Because when you push it agains the window, it pushes some of the air out along the edge. Then you release it returning the volume close to that of what is was originally and reducing the pressure in the suction cup. The greater pressure in the atmosphere pushes the suction cup to the window with enough force to make friction on the edges of the keep it from sliding around and to keep…
When you squeeze the cup against the window, you squeeze out the air from under it. Then the elastic plastic or rubber that the cup is made out of tries to return to its original shape. This causes an area of lower pressure under the cup, and the higher external atmospheric pressure pins it to the window.
The suction cup will lose its attachment, unless it has an additional adhesive. Suction cups attached to a surface are held there by the pressure of the outside air, which is higher than the pressure under the cup. The suction cup is trying to return to its uncompressed condition, and pulls away from the surface, reducing the pressure under it.
I am looking for a suction cup that uses a motor/ actuator instead of a air compressor. Check out "VERIBOR lever suction cups", I could remove the lever from this and attach an actuator to it, but that would be a very dirty solution. Is there any suction cups on the market that only require linear motion, built to be attached to an actuator? Or is there perhaps a module containing a suction cup attached…
The liquid wetting the surface forms a seal that holds atmospheric pressure outside the suction cup. With a dry surface, air can leak through scratches and roughness at the interface between the cup and the surface causing the pressure inside the cup to rise to that of the surrounding air. Once the pressure inside the cup equals the atmospheric pressure outside, there is no longer a suction force to hold the cup in place.
How do you fit an Aldi simply bathroom hairdryer holder to the wall with the suction cups - the screw will not tighten?
had the same problem with a suction cup shower corner tray. if you push the suction cup firmly to the tiles it doesn't leave enough plastic thread protruding to screw retaining nut onto. Pushing the suction cup on lightly will leave enough thread but tray will probably then fall off the wall. Poorly designed product.
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I don't see any reason why it wouldn't.... all particles have different densities. unless rubber isn't dense enough to block the impossible zero density of outer-space. 0 is abstract not concrete. I would probably just make my suction cup out of metal and use a dyson vacuum to power it. lol <><><><> NO! A suction cup is held in place by the air OUTSIDE the cup pushing it against the surface. No air in space…
Ok, the basic problem you have is that you get confused between what a foot is and what a suction cup is. Lets take the 5 pointed starfish, each 5 points is a foot. on one foot there is lots of suction cups. but the answer to the question is, yes but they have more than one they have 1 million+ between 5 feet in a 5 pointed starfishes case
It is the rubber that makes a tight seal and creates the suction. If it is wet, it gives it even a better seal for suction. In office and household settings, they are commonly used to affix objects (ranging from signs to mugs) to nonporous vertical surfaces such as refrigerator doors and tiled walls.