Tag Archives: Friction Welding

Spinweld Honors Labor Day

Spinweld honors Labor Day on September 3.  This is a United States public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, laws and well-being of the … Continue reading

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6 Basic Friction Welding Joint Types – Bar To Bar

Friction welding bar to bar is the first joint type we will discuss in our 6 part series of the different welding joints, bonds, or union types in 2018.  It is the most commonly used type and its application is endless with uses … Continue reading

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The 6 Basic Joint Types for Friction Welding

The origin of friction welding and 6 basic joint types dates back to the Soviet Union in 1956 when first experiments and patents on the process were issued.  In the early 1960’s American friction welding companies Caterpillar, Rockwell International, and … Continue reading

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Spinweld’s R&D Solutions with Friction Welding

Did you know the Research & Development (R&D) Tax Credit was made permanent in 2015?  The credit was introduced in 1981 and it was designed to help businesses engaged in qualified research activities, particularly startups and small companies.  Tax credits … Continue reading

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Spinwelding Dissimilar Metals

Copper to Aluminum Friction Welding allows your design department the ability to join Dissimilar Metals, thus allowing your engineer/designer the flexibility to tailor fit your product so it will perform as you want it. We recently had the opportunity of … Continue reading

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Welding Dissimilar Metals

Welding Dissimilar Metals is desirable for many reasons.  Whether you have an issue with mechanical wear problems, or a high-temperature situation, different metal properties are required for different applications.  More often, Friction Welding accounts for nearly half the welding of … Continue reading

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Casted Parts and Friction Welding – A Spinweld Success Story

Spinweld recently completed a casted parts  project.   The original part was a fully cast part. Because the length of the part would vary, it was difficult (costly) for the company that cast the part to produce and hang the piece efficiently in the … Continue reading

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Our Customers Get Quality Parts

We provide that by: Favorable metallurgical characteristics welds are often the result of Friction Welding and surpass the strength levels of Oxyacetylene Welding, MIG Welding, TIG Welding, Electric Beam Welding (EB), Resistance Welding and Braising. The Friction Welding process bonds together materials … Continue reading

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Saving Money for our Customers

You want to save money! We can help by: Instead of cutting a component part from one type of metal or a large piece of metal, friction welding bonds together dissimilar metals, one which may be much more inexpensive than … Continue reading

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Help us grow!

This year, I am personally and sincerely, asking for your help with our sales growth. Sometimes all we need to do is ask. Your loyalty and confidence in Spinweld is what made us who we are today – a company … Continue reading

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