This is a – guideline – overview of materials, most of which would typically be suitable for friction welding.

For example, in friction welding you can often successfully weld together different steel qualities.

Please contact us for a discussion of options and benefits.

The below is to be considered as a guideline only

Aluminium Aluminium alloys Bronze Copper Copper alloys Magnesium alloys Brass Nickel Steel Steel
alloys
Steel, stainless Duplex, stainless Steel – High speed Steel tools Titanium
Aluminium
Aluminium alloys
Bronze
Copper
Copper
alloys
Magnesium alloys
Brass
Nickel
Steel
Steel
alloys
Steel,  stainless
Duplex, stainless
Steel – High speed
Steel
tools
Titanium

 

Green Good welding
Yellow Depending on alloy
Red Not weldable
Blue Requires heat treatment
No colour Not tested