Definition of spot-weld in English:

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spot-weld

verb

[with object]
Join by welding at a number of separate points: the wire was spot-welded in place
More example sentences
  • She planted the stack on the floor, casually but deliberately forcing it six inches into the ground, then repositioned the hood, spot-welding it to its support.
  • Another approach is to take a thin-wall tube and just use a sleeve you slide over it and then spot-weld it in place before hydroforming.
  • Gates should be of heavy construction, with hinge pins spot-welded to prevent easy removal.

noun

(spot weld)
A weld made by spot-welding.
Example sentences
  • But it's not like a spot weld - it is a surface weld.
  • This system not only allows several welds to be done simultaneously, it also reduces weld time from three seconds for a conventional spot weld, to just half a second.
  • The joints proved to be equal to spot welds in bending and rolling tests on the wheels.

Derivatives

spot-welder

noun
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