Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Welding System generates 350 A at 100% duty cycle.

September 1, 2015

Offering optimized arc starts and arc stability, Continuum 350 features 2 welding processes. Versa-Pulse™ low-heat, low-spatter process delivers fast travel speeds for semi-automatic and automated welding on thin materials up to ¼ in. High-Deposition MIG process is intended for thicker materials and larger welds from 6–8 mm. Continuum 350 comes with Insight Core™ Internet-based welding information management system that monitors, collects, and transmits actionable data to Web-connected device. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Thermal Shutoffs shut down pneumatic control systems.

August 28, 2015

With resettable memory shape alloy, FireChek® Thermal Shutoffs can be used to automatically shut down pneumatic control system when nearby fire occurs, or when ambient temperature reaches 135, 150, or 165°F. When FireChek senses excessive heat, it immediately closes air supply line preventing air from feeding fire, and simultaneously vents spring return actuator to allow return to fail-safe. FireChek® with Quick Exhaust and FireCheck® PLUS Pilot Valves are also available. Read More

Vision Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Welding Nozzle protects weld zone and laser beam delivery optics.

August 24, 2015

Enhancing laser welding abilities of 3- to 7-axis 795, 430 BD, and 430 Vera laser processing systems, SmartShield™ lens and nozzle assemblies protect against excessive oxidation in weld area. High-velocity gas barrier prevents metal sparks from weld zone contaminating protective lens cover slide, and cross-jet does not contaminate or otherwise interfere with welding shield gas. Focusing lens/shield gas assemblies can be changed to vary focused spot size or from welding to cutting or drilling. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

AC/DC TIG/STICK Welding Systems offer full digital control.

August 20, 2015

Portable, inverter-based welding systems ET 220i (29.5 lb) and ET 301i (35.9 lb) offer full digital control of TIG and Stick welding arc. Both units automatically accept single- or 3-phase, 50 or 60 Hz, 208–230 Vac or 460 Vac primary power (±15%). When connected to single-phase power, units offer max TIG output range of 5–200 A. On 3-phase power, ET 220i provides top TIG output of 220 A and Stick output of 170 A; respective values for ET 301i are 300 A and 200 A. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Coil Unwinder/Straightener/Feeder handles high-strength materials.

August 13, 2015

SpaceMaster Series 4 combines unwinding, straightening, and feeding of coil stock into one piece of equipment that occupies 22 ft of floor space. While Feeder-Straightener features servo-actuated pilot release of upper straightener rolls, systems also feature tension-maintaining powered pull-off rolls. Products handle materials – CRS, HRS, AHSS, stainless, and aluminum – from .020–.40-in. thick and 12–72 in. wide and 10,000–60,000 lb coil weights. Press feeding speeds range from 70–80 spm. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Benchtop Welding Wire Feeder has heavy-duty design.

August 11, 2015

Featuring separate digital displays for voltage, wire feed speed, and amperage, Warrior® Feed 404 HD pays out .030–3/32 in. wire at speeds from 50–800 ipm. Drive roll design, combining 2 lower gear-driven rollers with 2 upper idler/smooth pressure rollers, minimizes scrubbing of wire, and debris generation. Along with Short Circuit Termination (SCT) technology, features include gas purge, wire inch, trigger lock, burnback, slow run-in speed, and ability to preset wire feed speed/voltage. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Engine-Driven Welder/Generator targets pipeline welding.

August 10, 2015

Equipped with 22 hp Kubota® water-cooled Tier 4 Final diesel engine, Cross Country™ 300 supports DC stick, wire, and TIG processes. Unit produces 300 A DC/32 V at 100% duty cycle and range of 40–300 A. In addition, system provides 11,000 W of 3-phase continuous and 10,000 W of single-phase continuous AC generated power. Intended for pipeline welders, Cross Country 300 utilizes cellulosic or low hydrogen stick electrodes and is optimized for root, fill, and cap passes. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

FCAW-G Electrode is designed for shipbuilding.

August 4, 2015

With minimal spatter and fume generation rates, UltraCore® HD Marine gas-shielded, flux-cored wire electrode enables flat bead shape when welding at high deposition rates in all positions. Consumable meets such shipbuilding standards as ABS, DNV, LR, and BV and comes in 15 lb spool package that facilitates handling and fosters mobility. Along with deposition rates up to 12 lb/hr out-of-position, features include arc stability with 100% CO2 shielding gas. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Orbital Welding Power Supply increases operational efficacy.

July 28, 2015

With lack of openings on top surface preventing small items from falling into printer/CPU section, M217 WDR incorporates 12.0 in. Hi-Res color touchscreen, 2 USB ports, and thermal printer. Connections are positioned to facilitate spacing for weld heads and accessories, and component layout facilitates service. Capable of 5–150 A of welding power and auto-switching between line voltages of 110 and 220 V, 100% duty cycle rated supply employs DC voltage supplies with MTBF of 100,000 hr. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

CC/CV Power Source provides up to 400 A at 60% duty cycle.

July 7, 2015

Designed to accept 3-phase primary power from 220–460 V ±10%, 50/60 Hz, Warrior™ 400i MV has total output range of 5–400 A for welding .030–5/64 in. cored wire and solid wires. SCT Technology provides automatic burn-back function that, after every stop, leaves wire-end in perfect shape ready for next start. For Stick welding, operators can choose from 3 different modes that optimize arc characteristics. Multi-process welder has low-end control to provide stable TIG arc down to 5 A. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Engine-Driven Welder suits pipeline, general construction use.

June 30, 2015

Built to withstand jobsite conditions, SAE-300® MP Pure DC Generator Welder employs 24.7 hp, water-cooled, turbo-charged engine and produces 300 A DC/32 V at 60% duty cycle and 250 A DC/30 V at 100% duty cycle. Unit also provides 3,000 W of AC generator power and dual continuous current control. All-copper windings and flat DC output ensure smooth, stable arc. Other features include Temperature Stabilization™, CV output contactor, OCV Boost function, block heater, and 16 gal fuel tank. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Flux-Cored Wire provides low-temperature impact toughness.

June 29, 2015

Offered in 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in. dia, FabCO® 812-Ni1M wire can be used for all-position welding in single- or multi-pass applications. Low alloy wire, operating with shielding gas blend of 70%–80% argon and balance of CO2, creates welds with tensile strength of 93,000 psi and yield strength of 80,000 psi. Meeting NACE requirements, wire creates weld deposit containing <1% nickel and <248 HV10 hardness. Product exhibits minimized diffusible hydrogen levels and moisture pickup. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Non-Industrial Products

Hot Work Pad features modular, customizable construction.

June 24, 2015

Composed of fiberglass insulation mat between 2 layers of fiberglass fabric that is coated with specially formulated black silicone compound, 3-in-1 Fire Quilt™ can be used as FM-Approved curtain, blanket, or pad when welding, grinding, or brazing. Each 4 x 4 ft pad comes with grommets on one side for hanging for vertical work. Reusable and transportable, product repels water, grease, and dirt and is approved for all hot work in accordance with NFPA 51B requirements. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Seated Ball Valves suit severe service applications.

June 23, 2015

Providing tight shutoff, Fisher® Z500 Ball Valves protect critical assets in demanding applications. Bi-directional sealing design offers solution to process back pressure and shutoff requirements in both flow directions, safeguarding control valves and other equipment in line. To help eliminate leak paths and withstand extreme temperature changes, valves have integral metal seat and self-energized metal body gasket. Live-loaded packing, side-mounted brackets, and fixed centerlines minimize wear. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

3D Scan System enables flexible seam width welding with zoom axis.

June 23, 2015

Managing laser fine-positioning for remote welding, intelliWELD II FT has integrated zoom axis that allows dynamic, step-less varying of spot size up to x1.5 accompanied by uniform intensity distribution. Scan head feature include sealed housing, encapsulated optical path, and replaceable protective window, and protective window monitoring is also standard. Galvanometer scanners minimize position drift, and optical components accommodate disc and fiber lasers with up to 8 kW power. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Stick Electrodes suit vertical-down pipe welding.

June 10, 2015

Intended for use on 70–90 ksi pipe, Pipeliner® LH-D 80, 90, and 100 Stick Electrodes have durable coating that stays intact without breaking during shipping and in use. SMAW electrodes meet H4R low hydrogen and moisture resistant requirements. Suitable for welders of all experience levels, electrodes exhibit optimized puddle control and no spill at bottom of pipe. Products are Q2 lot controlled and tested with actual deposit composition and mechanical properties for each lot. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Hardsurfacing Electrode maintains sharp edges.

June 5, 2015

Intended for welding components required to maintain sharp edge, SelectWear M7 offers high hardness (2 layers – RC60-65) with balanced abrasion and impact resistance. Deposit is magnetic, will not cross check, and is not readily machinable. Available in .035, .045, 1/16, 7/64, and 1/8 in. dia, this iron-based, martensitic, high-molybdenum, high-speed, tool steel alloy electrode can be used for welding on hot and cold dies, shear blades, tire shredders, and cutting/shaving knives. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Helmets offer 13.4 in.² widescreen viewing area.

June 3, 2015

Along with viewing area that eliminates tunnel vision, Digital Infinity™ Series features headgear with oversized comfort cushion that provides adjustability, settings, and support. Info-Track™ lens technology, which tracks and displays arc time, also lets operator set time, alarm, and timer. Helmets also feature 4 arc sensors and 4 modes: weld, cut, grind, and X-Mode. Latter prevents sunlight from darkening lens before welding starts and low-amperage lens opening from obstructed sensors. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Ultrasonic Welder features all-electric servo technology.

June 2, 2015

Featuring self-contained design with iQ Series Generator/Power Supply housed within press, iQ Series Integrated Servo Driven Ultrasonic Welder addresses need for out-of-box, plug-and-play welder. All-electric servo technology eliminates variability associated with pneumatic press components, optimizing repeatability and accuracy. For optimal bond strength, Melt-Match® technology precisely controls collapse speed profile during weld and precisely matches collapse speed during melt phase. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Aluminum Welding Wire feeds smoothly, does not produce shavings.

May 12, 2015

Available as standard in 1/16 and 3/64 in. dia, SuperGlaze® HD delivers steady wire feed from payoff to arc and eliminates wire shavings for uniform and uninterrupted weld. Elimination of shavings from feeding process also reduces gun chatter and burnbacks. Suitable areas of use include heavy-duty applications where wire feeding can prove challenging and arc performance is critical. Read More