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    STP1243

    Performance of Band-Aid Sealant Joints

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    Abstract

    This paper examines the performance of band-aid sealant joints through tensile and cyclic laboratory tests and finite element analysis. The testing includes joints with different bond breakers and band-aid shapes. The paper compares the results of this research with that of previous studies on performance of butt and fillet sealant joints. The results of this study provide a rational basis for designing and constructing band-aid sealant joints. The paper recommends design guidelines for these joints.

    Keywords:

    sealant joint design, sealant joint stresses, joint shape, movement capability, bond breakers, fillet joint, band-aid joint, butt joint


    Author Information:

    Myers, JC
    Senior Project Manager, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc., Arlington, MA


    Committee/Subcommittee: C24.50

    DOI: 10.1520/STP14932S