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glue for phenolic novolac

glue for phenolic novolac

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I have an assembly that needs to be vibration tested, consisting of small plastic parts clipped into a stamped steel ring. I need to glue the parts together to prevent relative motion during the test. The plastic parts are made from Vyncolit X 689. "VYNCOLIT X689 is a Glass beads & short fiber molding compound based on Phenolic Novolac (TS) polymer."

Any suggestions on what I can use that will bond to both the plastic and steel, and also be strong enough to withstand vibration? I just need something for testing, not a long term production solution.

RE: glue for phenolic novolac

Just about any epoxy, though even cyanoacrylate (super glue) would likely work.

RE: glue for phenolic novolac

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strong enough to withstand vibration
Do you think it might be important to quantify the magnitude of the vibration?

RE: glue for phenolic novolac

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Quote (mintjulep)

Do you think it might be important to quantify the magnitude of the vibration?
Maybe... I just didn't think I'd get a different recommendation if I said 20g's up to 400Hz (which this is), as opposed to something like 8g's to 2000Hz.

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