Adhesive Tapes From Tesa Improve Efficiency in the Design and Manufacture of Vehicles

Posted on 11/19/2012 5:24:16 PM. By The Engineer (United Kingdom)

Tesa says its ACXplus tapes enable the secure and permanent bonding of components to vehicles, and are also suitable for non-productive a...


Adhesive Classification and Some Further Thoughts on Market Segmentation

Posted on 11/19/2012 2:21:12 PM. By Jeff Timm

Recently the ASC announced a collaborated with Europe-based FEICA and China-based CATIA to release the 2012 ASC-CATIA-FEICA Adhesives and...


Adhesive Bonding Produces Better Crash Test Results Than Riveting or Welding in Cars

Posted on 11/16/2012 5:52:15 PM. By

Within the automotive industry, lightweight construction offers a solution to the development of more economical and more ecologically vi...


Hem Flange Bonding: Part 1

Posted on 11/6/2012 2:34:23 PM. By Sandy Niks

The hem flange is a joint design used when bonding the inner to outer closure panels, as in metal doors, hoods, decklids, or liftgates. M...


UC Scientific Research into Possibilities of NZ Seaweed

Posted on 10/31/2012 4:59:05 PM. By University of Canterbury

On a trip to the New Zealand coast, Dr. Simone Dimartino from UC’s Biomolecular Interaction Centre noticed how seaweed could stick ...


Mixing It Up: Bayer MaterialScience Polyurethanes Help Toughen Up Epoxy Adhesives

Posted on 10/31/2012 4:56:25 PM. By

At Bayer MaterialScience LLC, Dr. Jay A. Johnston has been focused on strengthening epoxy adhesives. Traditional epoxies are brittle adhe...



Posted on 10/19/2012 4:05:51 PM. By Sandy Niks

The use of standards has been mentioned in earlier writings. Webster defines a standard as “something for use as a rule or basis of...


The Handbook of Standardization

Posted on 10/19/2012 4:00:07 PM. By ASTM International