Accession Number:

ADA439079

Title:

Caul Plate Surface Treatment Effects on Infrared Heat Transfer for Hot Bonded Repairs

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE ADVANCED COMPOSITES OFFICE HILL AFB UT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-09-21

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Adhesives, Seals and Binders
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE