University of Hertfordshire

Self-Piercing Riveting: Introduction

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

View graph of relations
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSelf-Piercing Riveting
Subtitle of host publicationProperties, Processes and Applications
PublisherElsevier Ltd
Pages1-7
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9781845695354
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2014

Abstract

The application of self-piercing riveting in the automotive sector came to prominence in the 1990s when it became one of the joining techniques for aluminium vehicle bodies. This introductory chapter describes the self-piercing riveting process and discusses some of its advantages and applications in automotive vehicles.

ID: 17515950