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(Calibration and Testing Services)
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Plastic welding is the most common application of ultrasonic assembly. To perform ultrasonic plastic welding, a vibrating tip is brought into contact with one of the work pieces as shown in Figure... (View Full Article)
(Hand, Power and Assembly Tools)
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Ultrasonic plastics assembly is the joining or reforming of thermoplastics through the use of heat generated from high-frequency mechanical motion. It is accomplished by converting high-frequency... (View Full Article)
(Lasers)
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Unlike laser welding of metals that focuses light on a joint edge, thermoplastics use a through-transmission technique. Here, laser light passes through a part that is transparent to the laser... (View Full Article)
(Contract Manufacturing and Fabrication)
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Fabrics and films used in the nonwoven, medical, filtration, textile and packaging industries can be processed using ultrasonic energy. Several of the common techniques applied are ultrasonic... (View Full Article)
(Contract Manufacturing and Fabrication)
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Ultrasonic staking, or riveting, is an assembly procedure used to join dissimilar materials, usually plastic to metal or dissimilar plastics. A hole in the metal part receives the plastic rivet, or... (View Full Article)
(Contract Manufacturing and Fabrication)
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Thermoplastic compatibility guide... (View Full Article)
(Shock and Vibration Control Products)
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Linear vibration welding physically moves one of two parts horizontally under pressure, creating heat through surface friction that melts and welds the parts together. Compared to ultrasonic welding,... (View Full Article)
(Calibration and Testing Services)
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Ultrasonic energy is mechanical energy as contrasted with other forms of energy such as nuclear particle radiation (x-rays, beta rays), electromagnetic energy (radio frequency waves, diathermy,... (View Full Article)
(Hand, Power and Assembly Tools)
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Assembly techniques... (View Full Article)
(Contract Manufacturing and Fabrication)
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A typical ultrasonic food cutting process uses a specialized blade horn to cut through a product that is often sticky. Ultrasonic frequency vibrations, applied to the horn during the process, aid in... (View Full Article)
(Plastics, Elastomers and Polymers)
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Ultrasonic plastics assembly is the joining or reforming of thermoplastics through the use of heat generated from high frequency mechanical motion. It is accomplished by converting electrical energy... (View Full Article)
(Engineering and Technical Services)
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When considering a new piece of equipment, it is not all that different from shopping for a new car. Should I buy new, or will used be okay? I don't want to overspend, but I don't want to get stuck... (View Full Article)
(Hand, Power and Assembly Tools)
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The process of hot plate welding uses a heated platen to melt the joining surfaces of the two halves of a thermoplastic part. The part halves are brought into contact with a precisely heated platen... (View Full Article)