Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Irving Skeist, Jerry Miron
      Pages 3-20
    3. Arnold Brief
      Pages 21-38
    4. A. N. Gent, G. R. Hamed
      Pages 39-73
    5. C. Lynn Mahoney
      Pages 74-93
    6. James T. Rice
      Pages 94-119
  3. Adhesive Materials

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Robert L. Brandis
      Pages 123-134
    3. Carolyn N. Bye
      Pages 135-152
    4. Leo Kruger, Norman Lacourse
      Pages 153-166
    5. K. F. Gazeley, W. C. Wake
      Pages 167-184
    6. J. J. Higgins, F. C. Jagisch, N. E. Stucker
      Pages 185-205
    7. Donald E. Mackey, Charles E. Weil
      Pages 206-226
    8. C. A. Midgley, J. B. Rea
      Pages 227-238
    9. J. T. Harlan, L. A. Petershagen
      Pages 239-269
    10. C. D. Weber, L. A. Fox, M. E. Gross
      Pages 270-283
    11. Julian R. Panek
      Pages 307-315
    12. Fred L. Tobiason
      Pages 316-340

About this book


Adhesives are indispensable. They are required pling agents, and other key ingredients. Special in myriad products-aircraft and abrasives, cars attention is given to such flourishing categories and cartons, shoes and safety glass, tape and as acrylics, anaerobics, cyanoacrylates, poly­ urethanes, epoxy resins, polyvinyl acetate, high tires. This Third Edition of Handbook of Ad­ hesives, like the 1962 and 1977 editions, seeks temperature adhesives, hot melts, silicones, and to provide the knowledge needed for optimum silanes. selection, preparation, and utilization of adhe­ The last 14 chapters, on adherends and bond­ sives and sealants. The information is detailed ing technology, involve the auto industry, air­ and explicit, with several hundred illustrative craft, electronics, the bonding of wood, formulations. textiles, rubber and plastics, construction, ab­ Expert information has been supplied in 47 rasives, pressure-sensitives, nonwovens, and chapters written by 70 industry specialists, pro­ sealants. Mechanical handling of two-compo­ fessors, and consultants. Five chapters on fun­ nent systems is examined. The concluding damentals provide the theoretical and economic chapter highlights the exciting progress that is underpinnings-why adhesives work, how they being made in the use of robotics to apply ad­ are selected, how the surface is prepared, how hesives, techniques already far advanced in au­ they are applied, how they are set, how the tomotive assembly. cured joint is tested.


assembly construction glass industry plastics polymer pressure robot robotics rubber silicon technology temperature textiles wood

Editors and affiliations

  • Irving Skeist
    • 1
  1. 1.Skeist IncorporatedWhippanyUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-8019-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4613-0671-9
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