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.
Given the burgeoning demand for laser welding applications across the Automotive industry, there is now an efficient, high-quality laser welding system that can reduce cycle times with both pulsed and CW fiber laser technology.
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.
Both BMW and General Motors (GM) have mixed-material vehicles that provide some insight into what we might expect to see more of in the future. This article will take a closer look at those vehicles and the repair strategies used by each vehicle makers.
The automakers have three goals when designing vehicles these days: preventing fatalities, reducing injury-causing accidents, and improving fuel economy. As you’re no doubt aware, this is resulting in the dramatic changes you’re seeing in vehicle technology, design and materials.
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