Laser cladding to prolong piston life

Robotised laser cladding can nearly double the lifetime of a two-stroke piston head, claims QuantiServ

Wärtsilä’s QuantiServ unit has developed a repair technique that it predicts can almost double the lifespan of pistons in two-stroke engines.

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