Accession Number:

ADA113803

Title:

Feasibility of Inspecting Adhesive Bonded Structures for Bond Strength Using Ultrasonic Spectroscopy.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 79-Feb 82,

Corporate Author:

PRATT AND WHITNEY AIRCRAFT GROUP WEST PALM BEACH FL GOVERNMENT PRODUCTS DIV

Report Date:

1982-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

A study for using ultrasonic spectroscopy as a nondestructive evaluation method for determining the integrity of adhesive bonds between composite materials and metals was evaluated. Mechanical properties of bonded joints were compared to acoustic parameters for various adhesive substrate systems. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Fabrication Metallurgy
  • Plastics
  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE