Accession Number : ADD001729

Title :   Quick Setting Adhesive for Application Underwater.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Drisko,Richard W ; Crilly,Joseph B

Report Date : 25 Feb 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This patent application concerns a two-component, rapid curing epoxy adhesive for use underwater; the adhesive, which is not activated by water, displaces water on the underwater surfaces and bonds tightly and permanently thereto. One component consists of viscous liquid epoxy and the other component contains a high functionality liquid polymercaptan resin and 2,4,6-Tri(dimethyl amino-methyl) phenol, plus a wetting agent and fillers.

Descriptors :   *Adhesive bonding, *Underwater construction, *Epoxy compounds, Patents, Curing, Thiols, Temperature, Sea water, Viscosity, Quick reaction, Formulations, Curing agents, Phenols

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Adhesives, Seals and Binders

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE