AHSS is the fastest growing material in automotive applications according to a 2015 report by Ducker Worldwide. Over the past five years, the amount of AHSS used each year in automotive applications has been 10 percent higher than forecasted.
Before starting a new collision repair job, it’s critical for technicians to understand where to obtain proper repair information and product instructions and how the use – or misuse – of these products can affect the repair’s final outcome and integrity of the vehicle.
To be more effective at repairing Ford F-150s and Ford F-250s, Mike's Auto Body recently added its second aluminum facility in San Ramon, Calif. in a 13,000 sq. ft. building that is located nearby the shop.
Hypertherm, a U.S. based manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, is celebrating its 50th year of industrial cutting innovation by introducing new programs designed to deliver greater value to our long-time customers.
The innovation in the steel industry has been strong during the past several decades of collaboration with automakers. This partnership has led to more than 200 grades of sheet steel delivering the best performance for each individual application.
The newest Magnum PRO Aluminum Pistol-Grip, Push-Pull Gun from Lincoln Electric enhances aluminum push-pull welding operations by offering features aimed at reducing downtime and increasing productivity.
With support from renowned artist Albert Paley and Jesse James of Monster Garage fame, ESAB Welding & Cutting Products announced the six semi-finalists schools in its WeldItForward contest at the FABTECH 2017 Expo during a Facebook Live event.
The 2018 event will continue to deliver lightweighting innovations and practical solutions focusing on dissimilar material joining, corrosion mitigation and manufacturing new-age materials for vehicle large-scale production.
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