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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: - creating an overlapping joint by welding at small points
welding - fastening two pieces of metal together by softening with heat and applying pressure
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Engineers have developed a patented spot-welding technology to help join aluminium components in the vehicle, while laser welding will allow 'seamless' joining of exterior body panels.
After some laser spot-welding on both sides of the tear, they were confident that they caught it.
The 20 per cent expansion will enable MTD to diversify into a new area of assembly, including spot-welding, and single action press work (up to 125 tonnes).
MS Plastic Welders, a supplier of ultrasonic staking and spot-welding units and hot-plate welders, will open a new facility in Fowlerville in early 2009.
Fronius USA LLC's DeltaSpot demonstration showcases a new spot welding process that helps to improve the limitations of conventional resistance spot-welding and provides a process for spot welding steel and coated steel, both high and super-high-strength; aluminum, chrome-nickel, titanium, magnesium, bimetal joins and steel/aluminum joins.
Is it any wonder that Gartner has also estimated that approximately 80% of the IT budget is consumed by, essentially, spot-welding the countless touch points?