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2011-02-02 22:43:44

Laser welding is on the advance, but it also has its limits: it has been impossible to fuse two transparent plastic components together "“ up until now. Researchers have now succeeded in circumventing this hurdle "“ by choosing the right wavelength. The new welding process is revolutionizing bioanalytics.It's a quick process, generates almost no waste and is extremely precise: within a few seconds, a laser beam has welded the casing and speedometer cover together "“ without...


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