A new automatic flash-butt welding machine at Doncaster Works, L.N.E.R. is described and illustrated. The machine has a welding capacity of 12-1/4 sq. in. cross section area. The clamps are operated by pneumatic clamping cylinders through heavy steel levers. Incorporated in the butting cylinder is the A1 patent automatic dashpot control gear which gives a wholly automatic action to the welding operation.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Temple Press Limited

    161-166 Fleet Street
    Longon EC4,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1940-10-25

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  • Accession Number: 00039526
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 4 1994 12:00AM