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Non-Destructive Testing Techniques for Detecting Imperfections in Friction Stir Welds of Aluminium Alloys

By Pedro Vilaça and Telmo G. Santos

Submitted: May 28th 2010Reviewed: September 21st 2010Published: February 4th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/14743

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Pedro Vilaça and Telmo G. Santos (February 4th 2011). Non-Destructive Testing Techniques for Detecting Imperfections in Friction Stir Welds of Aluminium Alloys, Aluminium Alloys, Theory and Applications, Tibor Kvackaj, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/14743. Available from:

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