WHY MTI

MTI and the Aerospace industry

Since the dawn of the commercial jet age, we’ve worked with Aerospace industry organizations around the world to develop and create new and innovative parts and solutions that are stronger, lighter, resistant to higher temperatures, and more reliable. We understand the complexities of planning for the inevitable change within the Aerospace industry and the critical need for solutions that can adapt over time.

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The only machine of its kind in the world, the LF35-75 uses the latest in linear friction welding technology to improve aerospace companies’ buy-to-fly ratio.

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Why friction welding is vital for Aerospace applications

The demand for larger and more fuel efficient aircraft means that aero-engines are growing in thrust, temperature, and size. Withstanding the higher temperatures requires critical aircraft and aerospace components made with such materials as superalloy, bimetallic, stainless steel, and aluminum. While these materials can be difficult and many times impossible to weld with conventional methods, they can be joined with the friction welding process. MTI-designed rotary and linear friction welders of all sizes are in use throughout the aerospace industry, including the largest capacity friction welder made today.

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MTI To Return as Exhibitor at Space Tech Expo
MTI To Return as Exhibitor at Space Tech Expo

MTI is excited to return as an exhibitor at the 2019 Space Tech Expo in California!

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Earth Day 2019: Why Friction Welding Is So Eco-Friendly
Earth Day 2019: Why Friction Welding Is So Eco-Friendly

As we observe Earth Day, take a look at some of the things MTI does each day to help our environment!

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Will it Join: Copper and Aluminum
Will it Join: Copper and Aluminum

In the first installment of our "Will it Join" series, we take a look at one of our most popular bimetallic combinations: Copper and Aluminum.

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MTI exhibits at popular trade show, announces show appearances for 2019
MTI exhibits at popular trade show, announces show appearances for 2019

2019 is packed-full of trade show visits for MTI. Chances are, one of our appearances will be in your area!

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