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Tips for Effective Ultrasonic Plastic Welding

Posted in Welding, Assembly & Cleaning on Tuesday, February 19th, 2019. No comments yet
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Ultrasonic welding is: …an industrial technique whereby high-frequency ultrasonic acoustic vibrations are locally applied to workpieces being held together under pressure to create a solid-state weld. It is commonly used for plastics, and especially for joining dissimilar materials. In ultrasonic welding, there are no connective bolts, nails, soldering materials, or adhesives necessary to bind the materials […]

Plastic Parts Assembly—Adhesives or Welding?

Posted in Automotive, Welding, Assembly & Cleaning on Wednesday, November 7th, 2018. No comments yet
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From sleek, curvy headlights on fancy automobiles to built-for-purpose designs such as earbuds, medical devices and consumer packaging, plastics are part of our daily lives. Adhesives have typically been used in assembling these plastic parts into their finished form. In an Appliance Design article, Adhesives or Welding for Plastic Part Assembly? [free site registration required], […]

Advantages of Ultrasonic Welding for Packaging Applications

Posted in Food & Beverage, Packaging, Welding, Assembly & Cleaning on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017. No comments yet
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Today on the final day of PACK EXPO 2017, Emerson’s Mike Mediana presented on the topic, Migrating from Traditional Package Sealing Technologies to Ultrasonics in Flexible Packaging Applications. Mike’s presentation focused on how consumer preference is driving the increasing demands for flexible packaging in the medical, consumer product, and food and beverage industries. He shared […]