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