Selecting Adhesives for Strain Gage Bonding
M-Bond 200 cyanoacrylate adhesive is often requested as a first choice because of ease of use, but its characteristics are acceptable mostly for short-term and ambient-temperature test situations. Epoxies are always recommended for long-term gage installations.
1. How long do you need the strain gage to operate to meet test requirements?
2. What is the temperature range of the test?