Accession Number : ADD006259

Title :   Tilting Table Initial Tack Test Apparatus for Adhesive Bonds.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Miller,Donald

Report Date : 06 Feb 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The adhesive bond test apparatus comprises: a U-shaped bracket of aluminum, supported on a table; a tiltable rectangular panel of aluminum pivotally mounted in the U of the bracket for tilting between a horizontal and a vertical position; a sheet adherend made of two Kraft paper layers bonded together with asphalt, attached to one surface of the panel; a plurality of elongated strips adherends each having a specified weight attached to one end, and the other end bonded over a given small area to a portion of the sheet adherend that will be up in vertical position, wherein the weight applies a constant gravity load to the bond during the test. Both shear and a pull tests are disclosed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Aluminum, *Adhesive bonding, Paper, Layers, Fastenings, Shear tests, Pull tests

Subject Categories : Adhesives, Seals and Binders
      Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE