JOINING PLASTICS – FÜGEN VON KUNSTSTOFFEN

 The bilingual (German/English) JOINING PLASTICS publication exclusively covers its title subject area. Application-oriented, peer-reviewed technical articles present the latest developments and state-of-the-art for series welding and joining of plastics in pipeline, tank and machinery construction.

Issue 3 (2021)

Issue Highlights:
Non-destructive integrity test for butt-welded plastic pipes on the construction site - Bead bend back test

At present, no universal testing method exists for the quality assurance of the mechanical strength in the case of pipe systems. As a rule, destructive tests on a random basis (e.g. tensile and bending tests) are carried...

Development of a thermal simulation model for the laser transmission joining of PA 6.6 with CrNi steel

In this investigation, a thermal simulation model is developed for the laser transmission joining of PA 6.6 with high-alloy chromium-nickel steel in order to predict the temperature courses and the joining weld geometrie...

Injection riveting for the joining of thermoplastic composites with metal parts

Hybrid technology is a widespread procedure variant of injection moulding for the joining of plastics and metals. This also applies to the procedure variant called “hybrid moulding“ which makes direct use of forming and...

More content