July 11, 2006
By: Oliver Strehlau
The cold mill pilgering process uses ring dies and a tapered mandrel to reduce tube cross sections by up to 90 percent. Because the process relies on large number of small forming steps, the result is tube or pipe that has nearly homogenous material characteristics. It is suitable for every metal.
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How the mental game applies to welding—lessons from Yogi - by Josh Welton
Various factors help determine success in any field, be it baseball or welding. Skills and physical stamina are important. So is your mentality.
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