Can you imagine getting paid to do what you love while helping the environment in the process? That’s exactly what the artists featured in this post are doing. They use their welding skills to make a diverse array of welded art out of scrap metal. Their pieces range from functional to fanciful and take pride … Continue reading Welded Wonders
Interval Model Control for Manual Plasma Pipe Welding This presentation describes how the interval method can minimize the effect from variations such as travel speed and stand-off distance during manual pipe welding.
Real Time In-Situ Vision Analysis of GMAW Weld Pool The use of different machine vision techniques to interpret weld characteristics and help create input variable adjustments to improve weld quality during the welding process.
For many of us, the current government shutdown is a terrible annoyance. A political logjam that strikes ideological nerves. But for some, it’s much more personal. Take for example the families of fallen American soldiers who did not receive death benefits from the Department of Defense due to the shutdown. The Pentagon had to make … Continue reading Welder’s Death Remains a Mystery Due to Government Shutdown
Microstructure Evolution during Metal Deposition Computer modeling of the microstructure evolution during laser additive welding can be used as a cost saving solution for optimizing the process.
Hydrogen Induced Cracking Test for Naval Steels The results of the hydrogen induced cracking tests presented in this podcast can serve as a benchmark for the future development of high performance Navy steels
Manufacturing Day celebrates what 12 million people around the United States experience every day—working in manufacturing. Manufacturing continues to be an economic driver in the United States. It is what we do. We invent and create goods that are sold all over the world. In Fact: Every $1.00 in manufactured goods generates an additional $1.48 … Continue reading October 4th is Manufacturing Day
Characterization of Robotic Gas Metal Arc Welding This presentation discusses how to achieve proper calibration of robotic welding systems.
A Revolution in Weld Quality Management Using a Laser Inspection System Wiki-SCAN, a unique handheld wireless weld inspection system
Weldability of Ni-Based Alloy for USC Boiler Applications This presentation discusses how the weldability of the Ni-CR-Co alloy IN740 can be optimized through controlled changes in the level of Nb, Si and B in the alloy.