The Space Economy: A New Frontier for the Welding Industry
Space is an inhospitable environment with extreme temperatures that will freeze nitrogen in the shade and boil water in the sunlight. Its vacuum is so extreme, it cannot be fully replicated on Earth.
Brazing & Soldering Lightweight Aluminum-Steel Structures for Automotive Applications
Reducing the weight of materials in the automotive industry has become more relevant due to the advent of electric cars. The use of lightweight materials can significantly reduce energy consumption, thus increasing the range (mileage) of each electric battery charge.Read Article
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News of the Industry
AWS and the welding community have experienced a great loss with the sudden passing of AWS President Dennis K. Eck. Eck served as AWS vice president from 2019 to 2022.SEE MORE
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Additive Braze Preforms Take Turbine Repair to a New Dimension
Since the development of gas turbine engines, the demand for decreased costs and increased performance has required components that can withstand higher temperatures and longer service lives.SEE MORE
A Comparison of Oxygen- vs. Air-Acetylene Torches
When it comes to brazing, there are two main equipment options to consider: oxygen/acetylene or air/acetylene torches.SEE MORE
GTAW-P Helps Aircraft Production Fly
Many passengers use air travel regularly with little thought as to the amount of care put into manufacturing each and every component of the aircraft. Fabrication in the aerospace industry has evolved significantly over the years with the addition of new processes and technologies.SEE MORE
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