Welding Plastic

Flowers, Sean
December 2008
Assembly;Dec2008, Vol. 51 Issue 13, p8
The article focuses on ultrasonic plastic welding. According to the article, ultrasonic welding is a popular process for joining thermoplastic parts. It discusses the three factors that assemblers must consider for successful ultrasonic plastic welding which are part geometry, material attributes and the process itself. It stresses the importance of understanding the applicability, limitations and process parameters in order to successful ultrasonic plastic welding.


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