ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Compact Lightweight Welding Gun reduces fumes and smoke.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Compact Lightweight Welding Gun reduces fumes and smoke.
Compact Lightweight Welding Gun reduces fumes and smoke.
Click Here to Enlarge Picture
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 ofá4 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 flexibility and reduces wrist fatigue. Gun comes in 400, 500, and 600 A models withá45░ or 60░ neck bend.

Redesigned Bernard Clean Air Gun Minimizes Weight and Size, Maximizes Fume Extraction


Bernard Welding Equipment Co.
West Corning Road, Box 667
Beecher, IL, 60401
USA



Press release date: June 23, 2014

BEECHER, Ill. – Bernard has redesigned its Clean Air™ Fume Extraction Gun to be lighter and smaller than many standard fume extraction guns, providing welding operators with a more comfortable option for reducing weld fume and smoke. The new lighter-weight and smaller gun is nearly the same dimensions as a regular Bernard Semi-Automatic MIG Gun and is ideal for almost any medium- to heavy-duty solid or flux-cored welding application.áTo optimize weld fume capture, gas flow and weld access, the Clean Air Fume Extraction Gun features an easy-to-slide nozzle shroud on the front of the gun that adjusts to one of four fixed positions. The small size of the vacuum chamber further improves welding operator comfort and control by providing good joint access and visibility, while a 360-degree vacuum hose swivel on the rear of the handle improves flexibility and reduces wrist fatigue. A rubber overmold on handle adds to operator comfort and control.áThe Clean Air Fume Extraction Gun has a crush- and snag-resistant vacuum hose that maximizes maneuverability and limits hang-ups on nearby equipment or fixtures. The hose is durable enough to eliminate the need for a bulky vacuum hose cover in most applications and features threaded connections for easy replacement.áBernard offers the Clean Air Fume Extraction Gun in 400-, 500- and 600-amp models with a 45- or 60-degree neck bend to maximize wire feeding. The gun is compatible with Centerfire™, Quik Tip™ or TOUGH LOCK™ Consumables, as well as QUICK LOAD™ Liners or Universal Conventional Liners, and can be paired with vacuum systems from most major manufacturers.

About Bernard
For more information about Bernard’s welding products, visit BernardWelds.com, call 1-855-MIGWELD (1-855-644-9353), fax 1-888-946-6726, emailáinfo@bernardwelds.com or write Bernard, 449 West Corning Road, Box 667, Beecher, IL 60401. Outside North America, call +1-519-737-3030 or fax +1-708-946-6726.

Bernard, located in Beecher, Ill., manufactures premium semi-automatic GMAW (MIG) and FCAW (flux-cored) welding guns, consumables, accessories and manual arc products. For more than 60 years, Bernard has been an innovator in heavy-duty MIG welding and a contributor to improved welding productivity. Bernard is a division of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW), Glenview, Ill., USA. ITW is a diversified multinational manufacturer of highly engineered components, assemblies and systems.
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 Visit Green and Clean Blog
  Latest from the Green and Clean Blog
 See more product news in:
Welding Equipment and Supplies
Green & Clean
 More New Product News from this company:
MIG Gun Nozzles minimize changeovers.
MIG Guns handle light- to medium-duty welding applications.
Semi-Automatic MIG Gun withstands heavy-duty use.
MIG Gun eliminates downtime associated with neck replacement.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Other News from this company:
Bernard and Tregaskiss to Attend FABTECH 2014
New Bernard Best of the Best Platform Allows Users to Build Their Ultimate MIG Welding Gun
Online Configurators Allow Customization of MIG Guns for Specific Industrial Applications
New 3D Animation Illustrates Cost and Time Savings of the QUICK LOAD Liner AutoLength System
Bernard to Showcase MIG Guns, Accessories and Online Configurators at FABTECH 2013
More ....
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Welding Systems
Welding Equipment Tooling Systems
Welding Guns
Join the forum discussion at:
Tools of the Trade


Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address