Friction welding vs Friction Stir welding

Friction welding vs Friction Stir welding

Welding is a common industrial process employed to join two similar or dissimilar metals. There are various types of welding methods with each having its own merits and demerits. However in today’s advanced scenario the aerospace and automotive industries have become very challenging with requirements for light weight yet stronger parts. Hence the welding processesRead more about Friction welding vs Friction Stir welding[…]

7 Important 3D Printing Technologies – You Must Know

7 Important 3D Printing Technologies – You Must Know

3D Printing, a competitor for the conventional manufacturing processes  (i.e., manufacturing by material removal),  is the process of additive manufacturing where the manufacturing is done by adding layers of material with a binder in between. Theoretically, the process is simple – the desired products are designed in design software (eg.Autodesk Inventor) with required dimensions and savedRead more about 7 Important 3D Printing Technologies – You Must Know[…]

7 Steps of Manufacturing Process for Bolts Screws and Stud Fasteners

7 Steps of Manufacturing Process for Bolts Screws and Stud Fasteners

What is a bolt? A bolt is an externally threaded fastener which is primarily used as a bolted joint in application with a nut. Image source: Wiki   Unthreaded portion of the bolt is called shank. Usually the shank portion is not threaded because it acts as a dowel between two components acting against shearingRead more about 7 Steps of Manufacturing Process for Bolts Screws and Stud Fasteners[…]