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SB business makes world-class welding machine

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Did you know that the world's most advanced friction welding machine was built in South Bend?

Manufacturing Technology Incorporated has been working on the project for over three years.  This morning they shipped it off to an aerospace research facility in the United Kingdom.

Company officials say they are thrilled with the result.  "I'm very excited to see it go.  It's like a teenager, right.  You want to see it move on and do great things," says Daniel Adams of MTI.

The machine will be used on jet engines.

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