Caul Plate Surface Treatment Effects on Infrared Heat Transfer for Hot Bonded Repairs
AIR FORCE ADVANCED COMPOSITES OFFICE HILL AFB UT
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The Air Force Air Logistics Centers have a requirement to perform an elevated temperature metal bonded repair to aircraft. The heat is provided by heat lamps and must be driven thru a 14 aluminum caul plate. This report examines different surface treatmentscoatings that can be applied to the caul plate to determine which is the best choice.
- Adhesives, Seals and Binders