Automated fastening solution for lightweight panels
Genesis of your product. why and for whom?
MM-Welding® was developed to optimize production processes of lightweight panels i.e. aircraft floor and increase overall productivity with a fully automated process. Without any additional components (i.e. glue), "LiteWWeight® Double Pin" solution is much lighter than common insert solutions.
Benefits for the final customers?
Weight reduction is currently one of the most important topics in all mobility sectors. The benefits of MM-Welding are not only the reduced overall weight of the final product but also increased flexibility and the integrated real time quality control which guarantees 100% traceability.
The product : materials and processes
MM-Welding® technology is an innovative fastening technique using ultrasonic energy to create a form-locked connection in lightweight panels. The "LiteWWeight® Double Pin" fastener is designed to realize a fast and strong fixation and is still very flexible to use. It can be designed for plastic direct screws, for a metal internal thread or even with a through hole.