Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Lap Joint

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6777

n (1823) A joint made by placing one surface to be joined partly over another surface and bonding or fastening the overlapping portions. Compare  Butt Joint and  Scarf Joint. See  Joint,  Lap.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA