Ultrasonic metal welding equipment for manual or automated production includes products from versatile hand tools to computerized systems. This includes foil splicers, wire-harness fabrication systems, a hand-held tube crimping system, and an ultrasonic spot welding system. Ultrasonics for Metals brochure offers product information and illustrates their use through applications examples in different industries.
Sonobond Ultrasonics, 887 South Matlock St., West Chester, PA 19382, FAX (610) 692-0674.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.