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Bernard, a division of ITW Welding

449 W. Corning Rd., P.O. Box 667, Beecher, IL, 60401, USA

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Bernard, a division of ITW Welding

Welding Equipment & Supplies

C and T Series Guns with power cables in steel monocoil

November 24, 2016

Including C and T series large straight handle, BTB Semi-Automatic MIG Gun offers handle overmold and rear swivel options. With 20 fixed and rotatable necks in various angles and lengths on any front handle style, guns provide options ranging from 200 to 600 amps. Including numerous cable length choices between 8 to 25 feet, C Series handle is available for guns rated from 200 to 500 amps and... Read More

Green & Clean, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Compact Lightweight Welding Gun reduces fumes and smoke.

July 1, 2014

Intended for medium- to heavy-duty solid or flux-cored welding applications, Clean Air™ Fume Extraction Gun optimizes weld fume capture, gas flow, and weld access via sliding nozzle shroud that adjusts to one of 4 fixed positions. Vacuum chamber size promotes operator comfort and control by providing joint access and visibility, while 360° vacuum hose swivel on rear of handle promotes... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Gun Nozzles minimize changeovers.

December 6, 2013

Featuring removable nozzle cone, Quik Tip™ HD Series Nozzles minimize frequency of changeovers associated with heat degradation and routine wear. Welding operator can replace nozzle cone without having to remove or replace entire nozzle or contact tip. Design also expedites spatter cleanup by providing access to nozzle body for spatter removal. In addition, increased wall thickness and... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Guns handle light- to medium-duty welding applications.

July 12, 2013

Suitable for light fabrication, repairs, or hobby welding, TGX™ Semi-Automatic MIG Gun is available with two different handle sizes. TGX XL Gun features standard handle size and includes 300 and 400 A models, while TGX XS Gun has smaller handle and includes 180, 260, and 300 A models. Both air-cooled styles feature polymer-armored neck with thick copper wall and conductor tube interior to... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Semi-Automatic MIG Gun withstands heavy-duty use.

May 6, 2013

Straight-handle T-Gun™ Semi-Automatic Air-Cooled MIG Gun models are rated at 350, 450, 550, and 650 A, while Compact Series features 350 A model. Product includes Double-Life MIG Gun System, so users can replace front end of gun with identical back end. Also included are aircraft-grade aluminum armored neck with insulated copper conductor tube, rated over 650 A, and heat-dissipating... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Gun eliminates downtime associated with neck replacement.

February 13, 2013

With its locked, rotatable neck, Bernard® S-Gun™ 250 amp MIG Gun helps eliminate downtime associated with missing MIG gun necks. Ergonomic handle is constructed of high-impact, glass-reinforced composite, and steel monocoil power cable is designed with lightweight steel coils that offer conduit for shielding gas flow and wire feeding. Gun is compatible with Weld Cable Control (WCC)... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Fume Extraction Gun is designed for operator comfort, control.

June 11, 2012

Available in 300 and 400 A configurations with 50° neck bend, FILTAIR® Fume Extraction Gun complements FILTAIR Systems from Miller Electric Mfg. Co. and is suited for solid wire welding applications. Vacuum regulator at front of handle allows for balance of suction with shielding gas flow, and vacuum chamber size promotes joint access and visibility. Vacuum hose swivel at rear of handle... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-Cored Welding Gun features replaceable power cable liner.

March 27, 2012

Providing 350 A at 60% duty cycle, Dura-Flux(TM) Self-Shielded Arc Welding Gun features advanced handle design that minimizes operator fatigue. Unit has sealed trigger, rotatable Hi-Viz(TM) neck to optimize weld puddle visibility, and internal trigger leads that prevent trigger cord from tangling with surrounding equipment. Integrated into handle for protection against weld spatter, optional dual... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Conversion Parts help switch between MIG, flux-cored welding.

March 25, 2010

Centerfire(TM) conversion parts enable companies to switch between MIG and self-shielded flux-cored welding without gun changeover. Units allow Q-Gun(TM) with Centerfire(TM) consumables to be converted to accommodate either process. Using parts, welding operator can replace MIG nozzle, which directs shielding gas, with contact tip holder and insulator, since shielding gas is not needed for... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Guns and Consumables optimize weld quality.

December 14, 2009

Rated to 600 A at 100% duty cycle, W(TM)-Series Water-Cooled MIG Guns offer choice of neck style, cable length, handle style, and direct plug connections. Dedicated side-entry coolant channel and strain relief minimize potential for premature gun failure due to kinked coolant lines. Available with 1/8 or ¼ in. contact tip recess, water-cooled Centerfire(TM) Consumables feature spatter shield... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-Cored Welding Gun delivers application versatility.

November 9, 2009

In addition to 6 cable lengths from 8-25 ft, self-shielded Dura-Flux is available with various neck styles and small trigger guard for maneuverability. Heavy-duty contact tip insulator promotes heat resistance and permits shorter contact tip stickout to prevent arc-out against side walls of deep joints. Other options include large heat shield for blocking radiant heat from welding arc and direct... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Accessories address comfort and access issues.

September 29, 2008

Constructed of high temperature silicone rubber tube that slides onto Q-Gun and S-Gun necks, Neck Grip reduces heat exposure and operator fatigue and helps increase operator control for welders who prefer to rest neck of welding gun on their hand or forearm while welding. Neck Coupler allows users to join 2 or more Q-Gun or S-Gun necks consecutively, can be installed in less than 3 minutes, and... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Guns are designed for high deposition welding.

August 8, 2008

Available in 300-600 A models, HD Q and S Series MIG guns feature one-piece straight handle with rubber grip for maneuverability and armor-protected locking trigger with optional dual-schedule switch to provide toughness and reduce operator fatigue. Stay-Tite technology incorporates long-lasting compression fittings and large, tapered neck-to-handle connections to ensure that gun runs cool and... Read More

Welding Gun supports Tweco 4 and Euro connections.

May 27, 2008

Rated to 350 A at 60% duty cycle, Dura-Flux self-shielded welding gun accepts flux-cored wire up to 3/32-in. and can be configured with direct plugs for wire feeders outfitted with Tweco 4 and Euro gun connections. Unit includes non-metallic trigger that minimizes heat absorption during welding, trigger guard for maneuverability in confined areas, and sealed microswitch that keeps out dust, dirt,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Nozzles and Gasless Parts optimize welding performance.

March 13, 2008

Designed for heavy equipment manufacturing operations, Heavy-Duty Centerfire(TM) Nozzles feature removable nozzle cone, built-in spatter guard, and heat-resistant insulating material that withstands degradation at 400-600 A. For companies that use same power source for MIG and self-shielded welding, Gasless Centerfire parts allow operators to convert Q-Gun from one process to another. Both... Read More

Flux-Cored Gun is rated to 350 A at 100% duty cycle,.

August 24, 2007

Accepting flux-cored wire up to 3/32 in., self-shielded Dura-Flux(TM) Gun features non-metallic trigger that absorbs less heat than metal triggers. Trigger also has sealed microswitch, which keeps out dust and dirt. Gun is equipped with heavy-duty monocoil power cable, Centerfire(TM) contact tips, and interchangeable power pins and trigger leads for compatibility with both Miller and Lincoln... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Torches feature optimized back end assembly.

September 21, 2005

Suited for hand-held, air-cooled industrial welding applications, Q(TM)-Guns come in 150-600 A models, are rated at 100% duty cycle with CO2 gas, and offer multiple handle and trigger options. Power pin bushings integrated into back end assembly minimize number of parts and eliminate removal of rear strain relief to change power pins. Back end assemblies facilitate changeover of direct... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Gun Liners facilitate changeover.

July 27, 2005

Jump Liners connect with standard liners at base of Q(TM)-gun's rotatable neck and run through most common wear point up to contact tip. Q-Gun neck separates from handle without tools for liner changeover. When Jump Liner becomes worn or contaminated, operator detaches Q-Gun's neck from handle, replaces only Jump Liner, and reattaches neck, eliminating need to replace entire 15 ft of standard... Read More

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