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Novel Method to Join Aluminum With Nylon

Mohd Azmir, Faiqah (2014) Novel Method to Join Aluminum With Nylon. Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Today, frequently used joining methods for metal and polymer hybrid structures are adhesive bonding and mechanical fastening. These joining processes have several limitations. This project aims to utilized Friction Stir Welding (FSW) to join dissimilar material materials specifically nylon and aluminum. This kind of joining is often very difficult to achieve and the composite’s behaviors are not completely understood. This study aims to develop fundamental understandings towards this technology by investigating the effects of joint configuration and length of tool tip to the welding quality. The scope of study revolves around the parameters of the friction stir welding process, the configuration of the samples and also the length of the tool tip used. This paper will discuss the literature that has been done by previous researcher relevant to this project. The literature aims to provide valuable information that may add to the progress of this project. The material used in this research is Aluminum 6061 and Polyethylene. At the end of the paper, the results of the research was discussed and conclusion were presented. The joint created were weak and some of them detached. The research shows that within the limited scope of time and resources, the FSW cannot be proved as the novel method to join Aluminum and Nylon since no good joint were achieved.

Item Type: Final Year Project
Academic Subject : Academic Department - Mechanical Engineering - Materials - Engineering materials - Metals alloys - Fabrication
Subject: T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Divisions: Engineering > Mechanical
Depositing User: Users 2053 not found.
Date Deposited: 10 Oct 2014 12:11
Last Modified: 25 Jan 2017 09:37
URI: http://utpedia.utp.edu.my/id/eprint/14267

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