This ARB technology provides greater flexibility for the bonding of different metallic materials and more cost-effective in-house batch production of composite alloy sheets. Sheets with customised and enhanced mechanical properties can be volume produced for stamping of products, and the stamped products combine the characteristics and advantages of different metals, such as steel, aluminum, copper, magnesium, etc., to meet the requirements for various functionality enhancements.
Conventional single material metallic sheet cannot meet the growing requirement of high strength, good anti-corrosion and thermal conductivity at the same time. Moreover, the manufacturing process of conventional composite materials fabrication process is relatively more complex and environmentally harmful.
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