Babbitt metal


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an alloy of tin with some copper and antimony

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Babbitt Bearing--A sleeve bearing cast around an axle or shaft in place of using a babbitt metal, a soft, leadlike pot metal that melts at low temperature.
Smutting--Applying carbon from a low flame to abrade an operating tolerance between shaft and bearing of cast-in place babbitt metal.
Both pure lead and babbitt metal were tried in this system.