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Reduce riveting time with Rivit automatic feeders

9th December 2016
Rivit Srl has introduced the RIV606 and RIV616 automatic feeders, which it says help to double productivity and half installation time for blind rivet…

Mobile welding without high power current

7th December 2016
The newly developed SRM® stud welding inverter BMK-8i – with 230V single phase input power – is extremely lightweight, powerful, and suitable for stee…

Riveting technology for carbon fibre and composite material

5th December 2016
EFC International offers cost savings through assembly solutions for interior, exterior, body, panel, seating, trim, routing, fluid transfer and other…

Adhesives are essential for lightweight construction

1st December 2016
Lightweight construction is the future. Hardly any market segment is developing as dynamically as industrial lightweight construction and hardly any t…

GESIPA® for ‘body in white’ applications

30th November 2016
Advancements in materials and Industry 4.0 are challenging the joining technology of the automotive industry. Requirements include the control of the …

Adhesives are essential for lightweight construction

1st December 2016
Lightweight construction is the future. Hardly any market segment is developing as dynamically as industrial lightweight construction and hardly any t…

Technical Article

Why friction in screw connections is crucial for process capability

11th October 2016
Ref: FFT161005

Lean production is the current trend and represents even leaner and more target oriented processes.

Solutions for higher efficiency, lower consumptio…