8.2.4 Application of the adhesive2019-05-03T13:04:26+01:00

8.2.4 Application of the adhesive

  • If necessary apply masking tape to areas of the substrates that must not be applied with adhesive
  • Select a suitable tool for applying the adhesive
  • Apply the prescribed layer thickness of adhesive (depends on the adhesive and particular application)
  • Spacers and glass beads already incorporated into the adhesive by the manufacturer help maintain a given layer thickness
  • Heed the processing times (pot lifeskinning time, etc.)
  • Adhesive that comes out of the joint should be removed, either immediately or later in the partly cured state, and disposed of according to regulations