Adhesive Bonding

Adhesive bonding provides opportunities for lightweight design, improved structural integrity, and enhanced design flexibility in various applications. Vaupell provides structural & non-structural adhesive bonding of metal to metal, composite to composite and hybrid components The choice of adhesive depends on several factors such as environmental conditions, load-bearing requirements, and desired aesthetics.  Vaupell is approved for many special bonding processes by several top aerospace prime contractors.



  • Autoclave, Compression, Vacuum & Mechanical Bonding process capabilities
  • Adhesive bonding (secondary) of hardware and other components to primary structures (Metal to Metal, Composite to Composite, and Hybrids, Metal to Composite)
  • Sandwich Panel Fabrication (Honeycomb & Foam cores)
  • Approved processes for NADCAP & major aerospace prime contractors