Accession Number:

ADA059289

Title:

Mechanics of Crack Growth in Epoxide Adhesives

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

PROPELLANTS EXPLOSIVES AND ROCKET MOTOR ESTABLISHMENT WALTHAM ABBEY (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

This report considers the failure of structural adhesive joints consisting of metallic substrates bonded with various simple epoxide adhesives. The different modes of crack growth behaviour are discussed and possible controlling mechanisms considered.

Subject Categories:

  • Adhesives, Seals and Binders
  • Plastics
  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE