friability


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excessive breakableness

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Figures 3 and 4 show friability and moldability test results, which provide evidence of this difference in moisture distribution and its effect in the mechanical properties of the sand.
Shape, size, surface, porosity, density, hardness and friability of pellets obtained by powder layering are different from those of minitablets obtained by granulate compaction.
Although the friability of the sand was satisfactory, cone jolt toughness was still less than 40 jolts at times (especially when methylene blue clay was too low), indicating a brittle molding sand.
This combination will be used to produce "designer" soils with unique, customized, and variable characteristics, including moisture-retention capacity, friability and nutrient content.
Plots of the friability, hardness, tensile strength, dissolution and disintegration and ejection can easily be presented as a function of the compression forces.
This technology is used to form standard sand specimens for a variety of sand laboratory tests, including permeability, green and dry compression, splitting strength, friability, cone jolt toughness and wet tensile strength.
This combination will be used to produce soils with unique, customized, and variable characteristics, including moisture-retention capacity, friability and nutrient content.
Tooling manufacturers work closely with their customers to provide punches that will produce tablets with the desired physical characteristics such as shape, embossed features, thickness, weight, hardness, and friability.
Testing equipment for the pharmaceutical industry includes: tablet dissolution testers, disintegration testers, friability and abrasion testers, hardness testers, combination testers, suppository testers, granulate testers, all purpose equipment, tablet presses and production machines for small batch production.
Water tempered sands are highly susceptible to evaporation, which has a dramatic impact on the friability of the mold surface.
In their paper, "Effect of Temperature on the Friability of Silicon Carbide in the Cupola," (03-038) A.
The reduced surface friability helps to improve the adhesion of facing sheets to the foam surface.
The combination of EPTC's nutrient-rich composted material and NDES's large supply of Diatomaceous Earth will be used to produce soils with unique, customized, and variable characteristics, including moisture-retention capacity, friability and nutrient content.
However, friability and pulverization are major disadvantages of PF [11, 12, 29] that limit wider applications of this material.
DC Edible Glitter will not affect tablet hardness or friability or cause capping, according to Watson.