Taxonomy: Butt Welding

Description

Butt welding is a method of welding (joining) two pieces of metal that are parallel to each other together in an easy fashion.

 

Overview of Process

Butt welding is a method of joining two pieces of metal that are parallel to each other by melting part of the junction, which as it cools causes a joint between the two. This form of welding can be performed continuously by a machine.

 

Additional Notes

There are currently no additional notes for this process.

 

Process Illustration

References

Fahringer. “About Flash-Butt Welding

MIG-Welding, the DIY Guide. “MIG Welding – The Butt Weld