Mid Month Bulletin No.81
15 January 2013

PWL#112B - Bulletin_81-MPW-Resources, Resources on Magnetic Pulse Welding, Electromagnetic Impact welding, Solid State welding, Cold welding, Dissimilar material welding, High Velocity Forming, Tubular overlapping connections, lessons from Explosive Welding, MPW for Automotive HVAC (Heat, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning) Parts and much more...

Mid January Bulletin 81

Resources on Magnetic Pulse

This Bulletin_81-MPW-Resources provides online resources to Magnetic Pulse Welding.

MPW was introduced in PWL#018 (7), PWL#046 (2) and in our website page on Magnetic Pulse Welding.

Here, in this Bulletin_81-MPW-Resources we introduce online resources on this important process, which enjoys remarkable successes in various industrial branches.

The purpose is to make available MPW-Resources to our interested readers, diversified information likely to provide ideas on problems solutions and possible new applications.

Some of the published online MPW-Resources referred here can be downloaded at no cost.

To benefit from the information made available, there are no shortcuts: one should dedicate to learning the necessary time.

The references published in this Bulletin_81-MPW-Resources are selected to provide useful knowledge to our readers.

Some of the sources are commercial companies, presenting their services or goods together with technical advice.

No endorsement or recommendations of such offers is intended.

Readers should check if such information meets their purposes and needs.

The addresses reported hereafter in this Bulletin_81-MPW-Resources,  were live and correct at the time of their publication.

There is no guarantee that they will always be so, because they are administered by the sources themselves and are under their control.

Note: References to articles or other documents (MPW-Resources) are given here in one of two forms. If the links are "live" (usually underlined or otherwise highlighted) they are operated with a click of the mouse.

If they are URL's (Uniform Resource Locator), which is the analogue of an address, they begin with "http://..." or "www.". These are not live and must be copied and pasted entirely into the browser (after having selected them with the mouse or otherwise).

If they are long they may be displayed in two or more lines. In that case one has to care that the URL be copied completely in a single line without any space, and Enter.

If the information is important to you, you may save the selected pages in a suitable folder on your Computer for easy reference.

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Magnetic pulse welding

Magnetic pulse welding

Magnetic Pulse Welding

Magnetic Pulse Welding of Dissimilar Materials
Key to Metals.

Magnetic Pulse Welding (From: ASM Handbook, Volume 6A)
(7 pages - Booklet for sale: Price $30.00, Member Price $24.00)

Magnetic Pulse Welding Produces High-Strength Aluminum Welds

Application of Magnetic Pulse Welding for Aluminum Alloys
(6 pages)

Benefits of the Magnetic Pulse Process for Welding Dissimilar Metals (4 pages)

Magnetic pulse welding for tubular applications

Magnetic pulse tube welding (28 pages)

Magnetic Pulse Welding (8 pages)

Magnetic pulse welding: lessons to be learned from Explosive Welding  (7 pages)

Joining of Copper to Brass Using Magnetic Pulse Welding
(13 pages)

Magnetic pulse welding

The cold welding process

Hirotec Bringing Magnetic Pulse Welding to Masses

Magnetic Pulse Welding of Automotive HVAC Parts (25 pages)

The Electromagnetic Pulse Technology (EMPT) (13 pages)

Material hybrid joining of sheet metals
by electromagnetic pulse technology
(8 pages)

An unconventional way of joining:


Electromagnetic pulse welding to fabricate
mixed material joints
(2 pages)

Magnetic Pulse Welding of Mg Sheet (93 pages)

Metallurgical analysis of magnetic pulse welds
of AZ31 magnesium alloy
(7 pages)

Electromagnetic impact welding of Mg to Al Sheets

Impact Welding in a Variety of Geometric Configurations (11 pages)

Magnetic Pulse Welding - A Literature Study (Abstract)

Application of Magnetic Pulse Welding for Dissimilar
Aluminum-Copper Joints
(Abstract)(2 pages)

Electromagnetic impact welding of copper-to-copper sheets (Abstract)

Numerical Simulation and Experimental Study
for MPW process for Al-Cu sheet
(12 pages)

Numerical study of joining Process
in Magnetic Pressure Seam Welding
(6 pages)

Application of high velocity impact welding
at varied different length scales

Resources on Electromagnetic and High Velocity Forming
Ohio State.


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