Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multi-Process Welder offers dual input voltage options.

October 29, 2014

Weighing just 40 lb, Power MIG 210 MP performs MIG, DC stick, DC TIG, and self-shield flux-cored wire welding. Portable unit produces 20–140 A DC on 120 V input and 20–220 A on 230 V input, making it suitable for welding 3/8 in. thick steel and stainless materials or 3/16 in. thick aluminum. Designed to handle 4 and 8 in. spools, integrated wire feeder operates at 50–500 ipm. Additional features include push-and-turn digital controls, color display, and all-metal wire drive. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Welding Wire helps optimize worker safety.

October 27, 2014

Developed in response to EPA regulations and guidelines from ACGIH for manganese exposure limits, Coreweld C6 LF has 50% less manganese content and is designed to reduce manganese levels in welding fumes when compared to standard metal-cored electrodes of same classification. Product offers consistent arc stability, low spatter, and good bead shape. With low diffusible hydrogen level, wire helps avoid hydrogen-induced cold cracking in welding of high strength steel. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Wires maintain strength after stress-relief hold.

October 22, 2014

Hobart® FabCOR® 4130 SR gas-shielded, metal-cored wire and Hobart SubCOR® 4130 SR metal-cored, submerged-arc welding electrode maintain mechanical properties, such as hardness, during extended periods of stress relief. While deposition rates help increase travel speed and productivity, weld deposit strength and chemistry versatility suit joining and repair applications with various materials. Products are intended for use with DCEP polarity and serve single- and multi-pass welding applications. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets weigh just 13 oz.

October 17, 2014

Featuring face forming design for optimized airflow, Freedom 180 and Blaze 180 are equipped with adjustable auto-darkening filter that operates from shade 9 to shade 13. Electronic ADF offers adjustable sensitivity and delay settings, complemented by power-saving, fully automatic power on/off function. Designed with wrap-around shade for 180° field of vision, Freedom 180 Model has stars and stripes graphics, while Blaze 180 Model incorporates bright orange and yellow flames. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux Cored Electrode welds plates with surface contaminants.

October 13, 2014

Available in 3/32 in. dia, Select 70CRP is suited for welding automatic or semi-automatic fillet welds on ship panels, barges, or any structural plate that has been coated with rust-preventive primer or non-coated plate that has rusted. Formulation of this flux cored, carbon steel electrode enables welding on primer and rust with minimal porosity/blowholes. Additionally, wire delivers smooth arc characteristics, minimal spatter, and optimized slag removal. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

High-Speed, Servo-Driven Spin Welder joins small-diameter parts.

October 9, 2014

Capable of orienting part halves relative to each other with positioning accuracy of ±1.0°, HS-OSW runs up to 7,000 rpm and targets manufacturers of components with diameters down to 0.125 in. Dual-speed proportional valve allows pneumatic pressure control, enabling user to program individual settings for initial part approach speed, contact pressure, weld pressure, and cooling pressure in pass code-protected memory. Other features include 6 in. color touchscreen UI and modular design. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Portable Tools

Welding Hand Tools include chipping hammer, multifunction pliers.

October 3, 2014

Radius™ chipping hammer facilitates cleaning and removal of remove slag from any weld. While head includes flat and spiked sides, spiral handle recuses shock. Constructed from drop-forged steel, welding pliers is designed for 6 functions: nozzle and tip installation, wire cutting, nozzle cleaning, spatter removal, and slag hammer. Welper®, designed for use with MIG welding guns, offers 8 functions in one pair of pliers. All three tools aid welding operators regardless of environment. Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Compact Series Robots suit spot welding applications.

October 2, 2014

With respective payload capacities of 165 and 210 kg, MS165 and MS210 six-axis robots feature DX200 controller, high-speed spot and ARM (Advanced Robot Motion) control function, and 2,702 mm reach with ±0.2 mm repeatability. Gas spring and Sigma-5 motor technology reduce weight and profile. With respective payload capacities of 100 and 80 kg, MS100 and MS80W II robots can utilize Mid-Frequency Direct Current (MFDC) spot guns and offer reach of 2,236 mm and ±0.07 mm repeatability. Read More