St. Louis, MO (September 12, 2007) - Stoody® Company, a global leader in the design and manufacture of hardfacing and joining welding electrodes has announced the release of the new Stoody® 160 DM Nickel Tungsten Carbide Hardfacing Wire.
Stoody® Companies new macro crystalline tungsten carbide wire (Stoody 160 DM) offers superior wear resistance especially in fine particle slurry applications. The evenly dispersed macro crystalline particles are supported by a tough nickel, silicon, boron matrix. Applications include process pipe I.D. cladding, oil field stabilizers and various types of earth cutting drill bits. The product is available as a 7/64" (2.8mm) open arc welding wire (Part Number 11964400). Product is packaged on a 50 pound poly spool. For further information request data sheet WC-W-007 by contacting us at 800-426-1888 or contact your local welding distributor.
Stoody is a global leader in the design and manufacture of hardfacing and joining welding electrodes used to combat various types of wear and corrosion. Its extensive family of products includes iron, nickel, cobalt, tungsten and vanadium based alloys. Some of the major industries Stoody serves are power generation, mining, construction, railroad, steel, foundry, oil and gas production and exploration as well as the pulp and paper industry.
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About Thermadyne Industries Thermadyne Industries, Inc. is owned by Thermadyne Holdings Corporation. Thermadyne Holdings is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of cutting and welding products and accessories under a variety of leading premium brand names including Victor®, Tweco®, Arcair®, Thermal Dynamics®, Thermal Arc®, Stoody®, Turbo Torch®, Firepower® and Cigweld®. Its common shares trade under the symbol THMD.OB. For more information about Thermadyne, its products and services, visit the company's web site at www.Thermadyne.com