Definition of flash welding in English:

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flash welding

Entry from US English dictionary


A welding process in which the ends of two metal parts are fused by heat generated from their resistance to an electric current and applied pressure.
Example sentences
  • Spot, seam, and flash welding are all resistance-welding processes, which have been successfully applied to titanium.
  • These are flash welding, high-frequency resistance welding, percussion welding, projection welding, resistance seam welding, resistance spot welding, and upset welding.
  • The resistance welding processes can be used for welding magnesium, including spot welding, seam welding, and flash welding.
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