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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 146896, 6 pages
The Spot Weldability of Carbon Steel Sheet
1Faculty of Geosciences and Geoengineering, Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, Gustav-Zeuner-Straße 12,
09599 Freiberg, Germany
2Baghdad University, Al-Khwarizmi College of Engineering, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
3Baghdad University, College of Engineering, Baghdad, Iraq
Received 12 May 2013; Revised 25 August 2013; Accepted 5 September 2013
Academic Editor: Daolun Chen
Copyright © 2013 A. M. Al-Mukhtar and Q. Doos. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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