This TechNote provides an answer to the question, "What is “bruising,” how is it evaluated, and how can it be minimized?"
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Keywords: bond strength; bruising; microcracking; pull-off test; repair, surface preparation
Author: ACI Committee 364
Publication Year: 2011
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