Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Equipment & Supplies

CC/CV Welding System offers multi-process arc performance.

November 25, 2015

Accepting 4 and 8 in. diameter wire spools and running .023–.035 in. diameter wires, Rebel EMP 215ic provides industrial quality arc for MIG, flux-cored, Lift TIG, and Stick welding. Users can switch from 230 V to 120 V primary power by connecting supplied adapter plug. sMIG (smart MIG) function enables users to begin MIG welding just by setting metal thickness and wire diameter. Weighing 40 lb, portable unit features 5-handle roll cage and unibody construction. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Systems offer actionable insight via software.

November 19, 2015

Continuum™ MIG welder, Dynasty® 280 DX TIG welder, PipeWorx 400 welding system, and SubArc Digital series are available with active and passive welding information management software, Welding Intelligence™, that transforms data into insightful and actionable information. Insight Core™ monitors, collects, and transmits electronic weld data to any Web-connected device, whereas Insight Centerpoint™ provides real-time operator feedback and process control. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

Submerged Arc Electrode is resistant to corrosion.

November 5, 2015

Available in 3/32, 7/64, and 1/8 in.dia, SelectWear 410NiMo-S hardsurfacing martensitic stainless steel wire produces tough, abrasion-resistant deposit that exhibits resistance to corrosion and thermal fatigue. This tubular submerged arc welding electrode is suited for use in such hardsurfacing applications as pinch rolls, caster rolls, and idler rolls. Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Training System eliminates waste using virtual reality.

November 2, 2015

Without requiring metal or gas, VRTEX® Engage™ sets up anywhere to help educators train welders and engage students. Self-contained and portable virtual reality training solution, offering welding transfer modes that simulate short arc, spray, and pulse welding, addresses introductory welding curriculum and incorporates STEM features into learning process. Touchscreen monitor, virtual reality welding gun, tracking device, and work surface are contained in portable, hardshell carrying case. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Machine supports TIG and stick processes.

November 2, 2015

With Square Wave® TIG 200, users can perform AC TIG welding on aluminum and DC TIG welding on steel, stainless, and chrome-poly when precision and bead appearance are important. Users can also switch to stick welding when working with thicker materials or welding outdoors. TIG output range is 10-200 A when operating on 230 V input and 10-125 A when operating on 120 V input. Stick output ranges are 10-170 A and 10-90 A when operating on 230 V and 120 V input, respectively. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Graphics-Wrapped Engine-Driven Welder suits multiple processes.

October 20, 2015

Available with white tail camouflage graphics wrap and camouflage design, White Tail Camo™ Ranger® 250 GXT delivers 250 A for AC or DC stick and DC wire welding, including TIG, MIG, and flux-cored options. Welder is rated 250 A/25 V for AC, DC, and CV, and all outputs are rated at 100% duty cycle 104°F. With up to 10,000 W continuous AC generator power, machine produces single-phase AC power for other equipment; employs 23 hp Kohler® gasoline engine in enclosed case; and has 12 gal fuel tank. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Optics & Photonics

Auto-Darkening Filter promotes visibility for welders.

October 15, 2015

Equipped with optics that enhance detail, contrast, and color, Speedglas™ Auto-Darkening Filter (ADF) Kit 9100XXi improves experience for welders using 3M™ Speedglas Welding Helmet Series 9100. External grinding feature lets welders seamlessly switch into grinding mode. Also, welders can access 2 pre-set welding modes via external button on helmet's silver front panel; removal of safety gloves or helmet is not required. Grab and go feature automatically turns welding filter on to last setting.
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Welding Equipment & Supplies

Stick and TIG Welder increases accuracy with digital meter.

October 8, 2015

Stick- and TIG-capable CST™ 280 Series is available with optional digital meter, which promotes precise control when presetting monitoring welding amperage. Used for welding pipe and plate, this portable, 41 lb machine delivers up to 280 A output power and can be used on such difficult-to-run electrodes as E6010. Adaptive Hot Start™ for stick arc starts and Lift-Arc™ start for TIG welding are standard. Other features include voltage changeover switch and rack mountable design. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

T-8 Electrode offers low temperature toughness.

October 6, 2015

Available in 1/16, .072, and 5/64 in. diameters, Select 78-Ni1 exhibits smooth globular transfer and optimized bead shape. Carbon steel, flux cored, self-shielded electrode operates on straight polarity (DCEN) with no external shielding gas. Providing fast freezing slag that facilitates welding in all positions, Select 78-Ni1 is utilized in critical structural applications such as offshore platforms, shipbuilding, heavy wall tubular construction, and general fabrication. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multi-Process Welder simplifies welding in harsh environments.

October 5, 2015

Offering facilitated setup and operation, Flextec® 500 is compatible with various wire-feeder types, including analog, digital, and across the arc, and delivers 5–500 A of inverter welding power. This 125 lb, IP23-rated welder, rated at 450 A, 38 V at 100% duty cycle and 500 A, 40 V at 60% duty cycle, delivers multi-process arc characteristics for stick, DC TIG, MIG, flux-cored, and arc gouging. Fully encapsulated electronics are environmentally protected.
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Welding Equipment & Supplies

TIG Welding Systems deliver up to 210 A of output power.

September 16, 2015

Featuring portable, stand-alone design that weighs 50 lb or less, Dynasty® 210 is AC/DC TIG/stick-capable and welds up to ¼ in. steel and aluminum in single pass, while DC TIG/stick-capable Maxstar® 210 welds up to ¼ in. steel in single pass. Both include standby power switch that lets user place machine into sleep mode when not in use. For upgrade flexibility, welders have front-panel memory card data port, allowing download of software updates. Read More

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