Understanding How Components Fail (Third Edition)
Chapter 12: Wear Failures—Fatigue
The wear caused by contact stress fatigue is the result of a wide variety of mechanical forces and environments. This chapter discusses the characteristics of four types of contact stress fatigue on mating metal surfaces: surface, subsurface, subcase, and cavitation. Features and corrective actions for these contact stress fatigue are discussed. The chapter also lists some possible ways to reduce the cavitation fatigue problem.
Wear Failures—Fatigue, Understanding How Components Fail, 3rd ed., By Donald J. Wulpi;Edited By Brett Miller, ASM International, 2013, p 189–209, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.tb.uhcf3.t53630189
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