A Reviews on the Friction Stir Welding Process that Affects Various Parameters


  • Rasbihari Vishwakarma Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chouksey Engineering College Bilaspur, 495004, Chhattisgarh
  • Sharda Pratap Shrivas
  • S Nagpal Department of Mechanical Engineering, Bhilai Institute of Technology Durg 491001, Chhattisgarh
  • G K Agrawal Department of Mechanical Engineering, Government Engineering College Bilaspur, 495009, Chhattisgarh




A friction stir welding (FSW) is clearly a critical process for the success of welding for aluminum alloys. Many of the common problems of fusion welding are overcome by friction stir welding (FSW), allowing the widespread solid-state welding of soft materials such as aluminum alloys. The commercial achievement of the FSW process is proving to be cost-effective for alloys such as aluminum providing structurally sound welds. Several important aspects of FSW equipment such as tool material selection, geometry and load carrying capacity, thermal behavior, tool reduction mechanism and process economics are discussed in this review. After studying all these important aspects, the high welding strength obtained from welding parameters has also been highlighted.


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How to Cite

Vishwakarma, R., Shrivas, S. P., Nagpal, S. ., & Agrawal, G. K. . (2021). A Reviews on the Friction Stir Welding Process that Affects Various Parameters. CSVTU Research Journal, 9(2). https://doi.org/10.30732/CSVTURJ.20200902006