Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Joint, Starved

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6602

n A joint that has an insufficient amount of adhesive to produce a satisfactory bond. NOTE – This condition may result from too thin a spread to fill the gap between the adherents, excessive penetration of the adhesive into the adherend, too short an assembly time, or the use of excessive pressure.  Starved Joint.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA