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to make (the skin) raw by or as if by friction

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rub hard or scrub

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5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnPro Industries (NYSE: NPO) today announced that it has acquired Technetics Corporation, a leading manufacturer of abradable seals, brush seals and acoustic products for turbines used in aerospace and power generation applications.
Dalzell offers particular technical knowledge in the area of vacuum spray forming technologies, sol-gel, abradable coatings, and other wear resistant coating technologies and products.
Normally, air cylinders create problems for clean rooms because of contamination problems, but Airpel runs much cleaner than conventional cylinders since it uses no lubricants or elastomeric, abradable seals.
One example is the PW 2037 High Pressure Compressor (HPC) front assembly cases where the average cycle time of 16 hours for manual removal of abradable or rubber system seals with acidic baths and grit blasting was reduced to just one and one half hours with ultrahigh-pressure waterjet," Zimonis added.