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Old 07-11-17, 12:29 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by nickh View Post
That's interesting - quicker, cheaper, better?

Watching them, speed about the same, lower energy consumption and lower maintenance, spot weld tooling needs regular dressing and replacements.

If you can't fix it with a hammer, it's an electrical problem.
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Old 07-11-17, 08:40 AM   #22
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Anyone used Weicon A before? It is a german product just like belzona only a little bit cheaper. I used belzona before when I worked on a ship repair yard and it is good stuff but
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Old 07-11-17, 09:40 AM   #23
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Originally Posted by Robotstar5 View Post
At JLR there is very little spot welding now compared to a few years ago, most joints now use self piercing rivets applied by robots.

Interesting how repairs with rivets used to be an MOT failure.................

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