Adhesives and Metal: A Bond That Lasts (and Saves Money!)
Based on an original article by Loctite, "Bonding Metals with Adhesives" By Patrick J. Courtney, Engineering Project Manager Loctite Corporation
When most people think of adhesives, they envision small plastic bottles that occupy space in a kitchen drawer to be used to repair a broken coffee cup or to re-attach a chipped part back onto a holiday decoration. For those of us in industry, adhesives go far beyond simple repair jobs. Adhesives are fast replacing metal fasteners, welding, soldering and brazing in many application where attaching two parts together is part of the process.