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Zhidk. krist. ikh prakt. ispol'z. = Liq. Cryst. and their Appl., 2014, 14 (1), 80—86.
Development of Nanostructured Elastomeric Material for Lip Seals of Fire Centrifugal Pumps
M. A. Shilov1, P .V. Korolev2
Author affiliations 1Ivanovo State University of the Fire Service Emergency Russia
Stroitelej pr., 33, 153040 Ivanovo, Russia. E-mail: Mshilov@yandex.ru
2Ivanovo State Polytechnic University
8 March str., 20. 153037 Ivanovo, Russia. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Abstract In the article the test results of the developed material of elastomeric lip seals are presented. It was proved that the introduction of even 0,5% carbon nanotubes in structure of a standard elastomer contributes to the increase of its wear resistance and the decrease of its friction coefficient.