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Spinweld Wish for Safe and Happy Fourth of July

 Happy Fourth of July!  To celebrate our great nation, Spinweld will be closed July 4th, 5th & 6th 2018.  Normal business hours will resume on Monday July 9th.   Be safe and enjoy the holiday. To send you off on … Continue reading

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6 BASIC FRICTION WELDING JOINT TYPES – TUBE TO DISC

Spinweld’s Friction welding Tube to Disc is the third joint type we will discuss in our 6 part series of the different welding joints, bonds, or union types in 2018.  Similar to a  bar to a plate,  tube to a disc consists of a … Continue reading

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6 BASIC FRICTION WELDING JOINT TYPES – BAR TO PLATE

Spinweld’s Friction welding Bar to Plate is the second joint type we will discuss in our 6 part series of the different welding joints, bonds, or union types in 2018.  Bar to plate,  smaller round part to larger round part … 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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Spinweld = Quick Turnaround = On Time Orders

Increases in nickel commodity market prices and recent upswings in high alloy scrap value relate to potential increases in high or superalloy raw material pricing.  High alloys rich in nickel follow the publicly traded nickel commodity markets. Consistent demand over … 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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Spin Welding / Friction Welding – Is It For Me?

Spin Welding – or Friction Welding – is a controlled machining process for joining SIMILAR or DISSIMILAR (Bi-Metal) combinations of materials. The ultimate goal of spin welding is to have a 100% weld throughout the full joint interface. This means, given suitable materials, … Continue reading

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Spinweld Exhibits Friction Welding at Design 2 Part Show

Spinweld had a very successful Design 2 Part show in Monroeville, PA on September 16th and 17th.  The ability to speak to our customers’ engineers and buyers, face-to-face, and help you achieve your goals is why we are here.  Thank you … Continue reading

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