Dr. Jean Reid

Senior Research Associate
Industrial Research & Development Institute
649 Prospect Blvd.
Midland, ON L4R 4L3

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Hydroforming | Articles | The Tube & Pipe Journal

Analyzing tubes, lubes, dies, and friction

October 10, 2002 | By Dr. Ghafoor Khodayari, Dr. Jean Reid, Mark Garnett

Comparing and correlating two tests, a common bench test (twist compression) and a straight-tube corner-fill test, simulate hydroforming to find the coefficient of friction.

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