Inherently conducting polymers have been used as microwave absorbers to weld thermoplastic materials. The welding takes place in 2-120 s with lap shear strengths as high as 19.0+2.0 N mm -2. The method can be applied to any thermoplastics.
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Microwave welding of thermoplastics using inherently conducting polymers / Poopathy Kathirgamanathan // Polymer. – 1993. – Vol 34. – P. 3105-3106.