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Sticking to RECOMMENDATIONS

Sticking to RECOMMENDATIONS

| June 1, 2018
 

 Know the rules for applying I.R. structural adhesives Repairing bonds using impact resistant I.R. structural adhesives can present some steep challenges. “The glue doesn’t tell you what it is or how to fix it,” says GM Lead Service Engineer Bob Hiser. That’s where proper training and OEM repair instructions come into play. Along with these […]

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GM engineering explains why and when rivet bonding is necessary

GM engineering explains why and when rivet bonding is necessary

| October 6, 2017
 

 Why Rivet Bonding? In the collision repair business, understanding why a repair is performed a specific way can be just as important as knowing when and how to do it. GM’s Bob Hartman—who works on the Advanced Serviceability of Design for Body Structure—explains the need for rivet bonding. Rivet Bonding is used to replace spot […]

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