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Noun1.butt-welding - creating a butt joint by welding
welding - fastening two pieces of metal together by softening with heat and applying pressure
flash butt welding, flash welding - butt welding by creating an electric arc between the two pieces which melts and joins them; used for joining segments of metal pipe
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Previously Kverneland was using ESAB's Marathon Pac bulk drums of welding wire, which contain far more wire than conventional spools, but the recently added 'endless' technology features a portable butt-welding device to join the end of one Marathon Pac drum to the start of the next so the robotic welding operation is never interrupted.
Using a new butt-welding process, Craemer can now manufacture bespoke, specially-sized plastic pallets for handling or storage applications that require pallets smaller or bigger than the core 1200x1000 and 1200x800mm sizes.
Abstract: The investigations from this paper are made on two models with butt-welding and corner welding joints, with surface and root cracks.
But this exemption has been opposed by the EU Defence Committee of the Steel Butt-Welding Fittings Industry, which has claimed that Benkan was actually dumping tubes and pipe-fittings on the European market.
The butt-welding fixture held both the lower and upper plates and was mounted on the pneumatically driven lifting table.