butt joint


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butt joint

[′bət ‚jȯint]
(electricity)
A connection formed by placing the ends of two conductors together and joining them by welding, brazing, or soldering.
(electromagnetism)
A connection giving physical contact between the ends of two waveguides to maintain electrical continuity.
(engineering)
A joint in which the parts to be joined are fastened end to end or edge to edge with one or more cover plates (or other strengthening) generally used to accomplish the joining.

butt joint

A plain square joint between two members, when the contact surfaces are cut at right angles to the faces of the pieces; the two are filled squarely against each other rather than lapped. See also: Joint

butt joint

welded butt joint
butt joint formed by two boards
1. A plain, square joint between two members, where the contact surfaces are cut at right angles to the faces of the pieces; the two pieces are fitted squarely against each other rather than lapped; Also see oblique butt joint.
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Four butt joint setup types were used to achieve constant or varied edge surface roughness in the weld:
A laser hybrid process is adopted for welding the doors of the VW Phaeton, in particular lap joints and butt joints for the extruded sections, castings and sheets made from aluminium.
2] samples were welded in a butt joint configuration with the linear vibration motion being perpendicular to the wall thickness for this study.
Sometimes in assembly operations the right alignment of sheets for welding in butt joint configuration is not possible.
It should be pointed out that in the following the tests have been carried out both with bead-on-plate welding and in a butt joint.
The three joint configurations included a face to edge dado joint, a face to edge butt joint, and an edge to edge butt joint as shown in Figure 1.
If the shorter three-piece 13ft rod is best on the day, a different butt joint is supplied to make the balancing difference.
There are several ways you can joint these, but I opted for one of the easiest methods, which is a screwed and glued butt joint.
A butt joint eliminates the contribution of shrinkage stresses to bond strength that would occur in insert molded joints.
In the case of a typical butt joint the widest acceptable air gap for autogenous laser welding is usually 10% of the material thickness.
April's top-scoring coarse fish over 1lb wins a five-piece version that switches quickly from 17ft to 13ft, using a common tip and second section with a dedicated third and butt joint.