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LPKF Laser Welding, the specialist for laser plastic welding, is showcasing a broad-based product portfolio at the Fakuma.
With its PrecisionWeld laser welding system presented in Europe for the first time, LPKF expands the areas of application for laser plastic welding.
Short cycle times determine the rhythm of modern production, hence fast and economic assembly processes are needed. This explains the rise and success of the ultrasonic welding technology in recent years. The advantage: within seconds a high-strength, gas-and watertight bond is produced without any additives. Herrmann Ultraschall from Germany has been a specialist in ultrasonic welding equipment for nearly five decades.
Branson Ultrasonics Corp., a subsidiary of Emerson, introduced its first global series of ultrasonic welding power supplies for automated assembly systems in the automotive, packaging, textiles and food industries.
After the last K 2007, bielomatik introduced new opportunities in plastic welding, especially for non-contact heating using infrared and hot gas convection.