automotive adhesive

A glue used in the manufacturing of automobiles.

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • adhesive — A substance (like glue) that is used to join two substances. An adhesive must bond both mating surfaces through specific adhesion (molecular attraction), through mechanical anchoring (by flowing into holes in porous surfaces), or through fusion… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • adhesive film — a thin layer of dried adhesive. Also describes a class of adhesives provided in dry film form with or without reinforcing fabric and which are cured by means of heat and pressure …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • adhesive tape — A tape with a sticky substance on one side. It usually comes in a roll of various widths. Sometimes used to insulate electrical wires (e.g., electrical tape) or to wrap a larger object (e.g., duct tape). Often the non sticky side is shiny (but… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • adhesive weight — Lead wheel weights which have a sticky backing. It comes in strips and is applied to a wheel rim. Also called tape weight …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • adhesive — adhesively, adv. adhesiveness, n. /ad hee siv, ziv/, adj. 1. coated with glue, paste, mastic, or other sticky substance: adhesive bandages. 2. sticking fast; sticky; clinging. 3. Physics. of or pertaining to the molecular force that exists in the …   Universalium

  • Adhesive — Glue redirects here. For other uses, see Glue (disambiguation). For the band, see Adhesive (band). Nitrocellulose adhesive outside a tube An adhesive, or glue, is a mixture in a liquid or semi liquid state that adheres or bonds items together.… …   Wikipedia

  • film, adhesive — A thin layer of dried adhesive. Also describes a class of adhesives provided in dry film form with or without reinforcing fabric and which are cured by means of heat and pressure …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • pressure sensitive adhesive — Type of adhesive that retains its tack or stickiness even after complete release of the solvent …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • separate-application adhesive — An adhesive consisting of two parts; one part being applied to one face and the other part to the other face and the two faces brought together to form a joint …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • epoxy adhesive — Adhesives which offer a combination of high room temperature strength with good load bearing properties. These adhesives have exceptional adhesion to metal surfaces …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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