Paper Industry Applications

Solid high strength Monel (copper-nickel alloy) is an expensive material used to make doctor blades. When it is reduced by usage to a predetermined width, the blade must be discarded. To reduce costs, thin strips can be welded to less expensive low alloy steel. Typical size configuration of a 0.035" (0.89 mm) thick trimetal application:

Enlargements of weld cross sections

Dissimilar Shapes

Dissimilar Thickness

Standard Band Saw

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