Text icon  TALAT Lecture 2102.04: A Compressed Air Tank for a Lorry, Special Studies: Rolling, Deep-Drawing and Welding Aluminium

 
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Description: This lecture offers an example of product development. It imparts knowledge about rolling aluminium; deep-drawing aluminium; welding aluminium (MIG and TIG) and?choice of alloy - rolling/deep-drawing/welding. It provides insight into how to develop a product using the general specifications and the interaction between form, material and processing chain; the importance of being thoroughly familiar with the different design materials, their processing possibilities and properties. The lecture is recommended for those situations, where a brief, general background information about aluminium is needed as an introduction of other subject areas of aluminium application technologies. This lecture is part of the self-contained course "Aluminium in Product Development", which is treated under TALAT lectures 2101 and 2102.
Keywords: design • product • compressed air tank • production technique • rolling • hot rolling • cold rolling • circular blanks • deep drawing • welding • arc welding • tube connectors • product control
Categories: Materials > Metals & alloys > Aluminium & alloys
Processes > Joining > Welding, brazing & soldering
Processes > Shaping > Deformation > Rolling
Processes > Shaping > Deformation > Sheet forming
Applications > Transport
Product Forms > Flat > Sheet
Other topics > Design
Other topics > Material selection
Created by: -Åke Karlsson, Gränges Technology Service (GTC), Finspång
European Aluminium Association, Brussels
Published by: European Aluminium Association, Brussels
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Date created: 01 January 1994
Date added: 24 September 2009
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