Conventional fusion welding, where joints are formed when molten metal cools, doesn't work very well when joining dissimilar metals like, aluminum and steel, so manufacturers are beginning to use solid-state welding techniques that require only pressure and friction to form robust bonds.
What does SSW stand for?
SSW stands for Solid-State Welding
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FSpW is a solid-state welding process that produces spot connections suitable for joining parts in overlap configuration.
Friction stir welding (FSW) is a solid-state welding process that is gaining wide acceptance in industry, especially the shipbuilding, aerospace, mass transportation and automotive industries.