Sugru (moldable rubber) for ???
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Tue Jan 27 12:48:56 CST 2015
On 01/26/2015 02:42 PM, Chuck Guzis wrote:
> Maybe, but here's the thing: "flexible" doesn't mean that material is
> suitable. If you take my example of a capstan, one property that's
> required is a sufficient amount of "grippiness" (there's probably an
> engineering term for it).
The engineering term seems to be "surface friction" or something like
it. It's what table tennis pros need on their paddles to control the
ball--and why the rubber facing is replaced frequently.
I marvel at the things you can learn on teh Internets.
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