BS EN 13887:2003
Structural adhesives. Guidelines for surface preparation of metals and plastics prior to adhesive bonding
|Standard number:||BS EN 13887:2003|
|ISBN:||0 580 42568 1|
BS EN 13887:2003
This standard BS EN 13887:2003 Structural adhesives. Guidelines for surface preparation of metals and plastics prior to adhesive bonding is classified in these ICS categories:
- 25.220.20 Surface treatment
- 83.180 Adhesives
This European Standard specifies the usual procedures for the preparation of component surfaces prior to bonding for either laboratory evaluation or the process of construction.
This European Standard is applicable to metal and plastic surfaces that are commonly encountered.
These comprise the following metal and plastic families – the latter including filled versions and suitable paints :
METALS: aluminium, chromium, copper, magnesium, nickel, steel (mild), steel (stainless), tin, titanium, zinc.
PAINTS: cataphoretic, polyalkyd, polyester, polyepoxide, polyurethane.
thermoplastic: Acrylonitrile/butadiene/styrene plastic (ABS plastic), Polyacetal plastic, Polyacrylic plastic, Polyamide plastic (PA plastic), Poly( butylene terephthalate) (PBT) , Polycarbonate plastic (PC plastic), Polyester plastic, Polyetheretherketone (PEEK), Polyethersulfone (PES), Polyethylene plastic (PE plastic), Polyimide, Poly(methyl methacrylate) plastic (PMMA plastic), Poly(phenylene oxide) (PPO), Polypropylene plastic, Polystyrene plastic (PS plastic), Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), Poly(vinyl chloride) plastic (PVC plastic).
thermoset: Allylphthalate plastic, Aminoplastic, Cellulose esters , Epoxy plastic, Polyester plastic, Phenolic plastic, Polyurethane (PUR).