spot welding


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spot welding

n.
Welding of overlapping pieces of metal at small points by application of great pressure and electric current.

spot′-weld′ v.
spot′-weld′er n.
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Noun1.spot welding - 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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One possibility to do this is a careful observation of the dynamic force equations in the complete spot welding system while the spot weld nugget is generated.
Material handling remained the largest application area, followed by spot welding, are welding, coating/dispensing, assembly, material removal, and inspection.
The TOX method of joining treated sheet metal offers many advantages over riveting and spot welding. Benefits include the avoidance of damage to the integrity of the coatings eliminating such problems as corrosion and degradation, up to 60 per cent cost savings over spot welding, and a quieter and cleaner working environment.
Unitek Miyachi has announced the release of their new LW300A and LW400A pulsed Nd:YAG lasers designed specifically for high-speed seam and spot welding applications that require deep penetration, hermeticity, and high repetition rates.
The software features a set of routines to display the temperature contour extents adjacent to the welds for both continuous and spot welding applications.
Making a three-part pacemaker case formerly required spot welding a weld band to one half of the case shell.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of spot welding machine for agril.
A concept of combining friction stir spot welding (FSSW) and clinching, denoted as friction stir clinching (FSC), was proposed to join alclad 2024-T3 aluminum sheets.
Friction stir spot welding (FSSW) is a metal joining technique used to replace conventional joining processes such as riveting, resistance spot welding and fastening.
Resistance spot welding (RSW) is the most widely common method used for joining structures and plates of different materials.
As Blair Carlson, GM Manufacturing Research Lab group manager, explains, the problem for spot welding aluminum--and recognize that when it comes to spot welding steel, this is pretty much the proverbial slam-dunk, as this is an operation that has been performed in plants around the world pretty much since the Dodge brothers hooked up with the E.G.
This technical volume on resistance welding provides a detailed explanation of the theory and practice of spot welding and offers a detailed discussion of contemporary materials, tools, and methods used in industrial applications.