Welding Equipment & Supplies

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Cable Feeding Systems are designed for efficiency, usability.

April 29, 2015

While respectively able to handle up to 330 lb reels with max diameter of 24 in. and up to 880 lb reels with max diameter of 36 in., PreFeeder 3300 and 4300 are based on simplified design that facilitates use, helps increase production rates, and promotes processing efficiency. All axes are electrically driven for facilitated reel handling and accelerated changeovers, and shaftless design aids reel loading/unloading. Read More

HVAC, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Cartridge Dust Collector operates at 800 cfm.

April 29, 2015

Featuring compact 8 ft³ design, SideKick BT Series can remove fumes and dust from up to 2 workstations with no venting required. System features polyamide impeller for quiet operation, reverse pulse filter cleaning, and minihelic differential pressure filter gauge. Powered by 1.5 hp, 110 V single-phase TEFC motor, SideKick BT Series can be direct-piped or used with moveable extraction arms. It can also be wall mounted or free standing, accommodating space-restricted workstations. Read More

Waste Handling Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies, HVAC

Extraction/Filtration Systems remove fumes, dust, smoke.

April 17, 2015

Able to be flexibly adapted to various process conditions, ULT 1500 and ULT 2500 remove and filter hazardous substances in dust, laser fume, and welding smoke. Geometry of conic filter cartridges increases filter performance and cleanability, and dust deposits are collected directly in 70 l removal container for low-contamination disposal. Rotary nozzle dedusting reduces compressed air consumption, and filtered air can be fed back to working area to avoid heat loss. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Portable MIG Welder features multi-process capabilities.

April 16, 2015

In addition to letting users choose between shielding gas or gasless (flux-cored) wires, 13 kg Weldmatic 200i offers flexibility via MIG (200 A), stick (170 A), and TIG welding capabilities. Single-phase unit, also offering 200 A of Lift-Arc capability, has industrial-grade components, including tradesman quality gun and cable with euro connector. Control panel aids selection of gas and wire type, while built-in VRD and 240 V power source with thermal protection device promote safety. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Safety & Security Equipment

Welding Goggles feature extreme low-profile design.

April 10, 2015

With low profile design, Weld-Mask™ Auto-Darkening Goggles allow welding in restricted spaces where traditional helmets would be limited. Tight fitting eye covering blocks out light from welding or cutting arc, while flame-retardant head cover provides protection against UV/IR rays and light spatter. Available with shade numbers of 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, and 13, goggles provide 1,000 hr of battery life. Two sensors and switching speed of 1/15,000 seconds ensure consistent protection. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmet reduces operator eye strain.

April 7, 2015

With optical class of 1/1/1/1 according to EN 379, 18 oz Aristo® Tech HD optimizes weld clarity and weld pool definition to help operators achieve accurate results. Features such as X-TIG mode, which uses electromagnetic arc sensors, and grind mode, which is suited for grinding as well as plasma and oxy-fuel cutting, are complemented by digital lens technology that gives welder full control to adjust shade (5–13), sensitivity, and delay settings. LCD lens offers 3.9 x 2.4 in. viewing area. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Respirators help maintain compliant environment.

April 2, 2015

Offering 95% filtration of airborne particles, N95 Disposable Respirator features flame-retardant outer layer that protects welding operators in environments where sparks and spatter could come in contact with mask. Reusable LPR-100 Half Mask Respirator, with pleated filter design, provides 99.97% filtration of airborne particles. Both types include Nuisance Level OV Relief filters for removal of Organic Vapors, and non-return exhaust valve that reduces heat build-up and user fatigue. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Laser Welding Systems feature consistent endpoint control.

March 27, 2015

Used to control operation of LASERDYNE 795 and LASERDYNE 430BD multi-axis laser systems, LASERDYNE S94P includes SmartRamp™ feature which provides consistent endpoint control during laser welding. SmartRamp controls laser parameters in conjunction with motion of beam, producing uniform weld penetration along entire length of weld while eliminating visible endpoints, potential stress-risers, and leak points. Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Non-Industrial Products

Robotics Platform aids education and workforce development.

March 26, 2015

Designed specifically for classrooms, robotics labs, and robotics training centers, STEM Robotics Platform features aluminum extruded cart that is modular and lightweight. Suite of fully integrated academic tools includes Yaskawa Motoman’s web-based curriculum, offline modeling and programming tools, and STEM-aligned activity template. Available for material handling and welding, platforms use robots that are speed-limited for student safety. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Welding System simplifies aluminum auto body repairs.

March 24, 2015

Supplied with all equipment needed to make repairs on aluminum auto body panels and beds, Millermatic® 350P addresses challenges posed by welding thin gauge aluminum. Turnkey system provides 300 A output at 60% duty cycle, with low-end Pulse MIG programs dedicated for aluminum welding, and 75 ipm low-end wire feed speed capabilities that lessen heat input to reduce burn-through and warping. Product can also be used to pulse weld with silicon bronze, steel, and stainless steel wires. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Gas Shut-Off Valve targets small residential gas meters.

March 17, 2015

Operated by low-energy DC motor that delivers high level of intrinsic safety, GML Linear Valve is designed with aerodynamic geometry to minimize flow resistance, resulting in extremely low pressure drop for optimized gas grid efficiency. With energy level far below regulatory safety level, DC motor negates need for added protection circuit and eliminates possibility of electronic component failure. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

TIG Welding Power Source meets professional fabrication demands.

March 13, 2015

Rated 330 A at 40% duty cycle and 300 A at 60% duty cycle, AC/DC inverter-based Aspect™ 375 provides TIG output range of 2–375 A; single-phase range is de-rated to 2 to 250 amps. Constant-current stick and TIG machine, delivering arc stability at all amperage levels, employs AC Auto-Balance® technology as well as Intellistart™ technology to optimize performance on diverse materials and thicknesses. Features also include 4 AC Wave Shape controls, TIG Pulser, and automatic and manual overrides. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

Stainless Steel Electrode welds thin exhaust components.

March 4, 2015

Designed for automotive applications that use thin materials, Select FP 439Ti can weld aluminized or other coated components on ~0.8 mm material with no burn through. Metal cored ferritic stainless steel electrode provides stable spray arc over broad range of current and voltage settings with emphasis on low heat input. Available in .035, .045, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select FP 439Ti is suitable for welding manifolds, catalytic converters, and exhaust tubing. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Vibration Welders feature digital frequency drive.

February 27, 2015

Based on solid welded tubular steel frame that eliminates machine failure due to vibration, VW5000 Series has 4 supported rails and 8 bearings. Units come with 15 in. color touchscreen computer with solid state drive. Intuitive user interface software provides real-time graphing of amplitude, pressure, and collapse distance for process evaluation and troubleshooting. Both data and tooling program storage have large memory and ability to download data on external devices via USB port or Ethernet. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Cable Feeding System improves production line flexibility.

February 27, 2015

PreFeeder 4650 offers feeding system for cable processing lines with reels weighing up to 1,320 lb. For facilitated reel handling and accelerated changeovers, all axes are motorized and controlled with usability-optimized, handheld controller. Reel clamping and lifting concept eliminates use of heavy reel shafts and clamps. While one version can feed up to 0.71 in. dia, flexible cables, another version that can feed up to 1.38 in. dia, less flexible cables. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Training System advances students' welding skills.

February 17, 2015

Featuring advanced motion-tracking technology, LiveArc™ System provides students with immediate feedback. Reality-based training system is also available with welding positioning arm for training in out-of-position applications. Using this option, instructors can expand assignments beyond flat/horizontal welding parameters, empowering students to master more advanced welding skills, first in simulation mode and then with live arc. In addition, LEDs on SmartGun optimize sensing ability. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Electronic Components & Devices, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Spatter-Free Electrode welds zinc galvanized, primer coated steel.

February 9, 2015

Available in .035, .045, and 1/16 in. dia, Select 70C-6 ZN consists of carbon steel, composite metal cored electrode that carries E70C-6M-H4 classification per AWS A5.18. Wire provides stable arc with fine spray transfer that produces spatter-free welds at travel speeds to 80 ipm with optimized sidewall fusion. Also, arc stability through both standard CV and pulse parameters enables welding over zinc galvanized and coated carbon steels. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Heavy Duty Welder delivers 520 A with Tier 4 Final engine.

February 2, 2015

Driven by Deutz® 34.8 hp D2.9L4 engine, Vantage 520 SD produces 520 A/30 V at 60% duty cycle and 450 A/32 V at 100% duty cycle. Unit can also deliver 11,000 W single-phase or 17,000 W 3-phase, 120/240 Vac generator power. ArcLink® enables digital communication with wire feeders, while pulsing capabilities provide arc control for out-of-position work. Suitable for extreme environments, Vantage 520 SD handles stick, TIG, MIG, pipe, and flux-cored wire welding as well as arc gouging. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Machinery & Machining Tools

Component Feeding System handles small and SMT parts.

January 27, 2015

With 134 x 152 mm footprint that maximizes lane capacity, StripFeeder System Mini loads short (2–4 in.) strips of tape-and-reel components onto compact modules for prototyping and high-mix, low-volume applications. Removable rails can be mounted to accommodate array of tape sizes in same feeder, and design holds components securely in machined tracks to prevent parts from being miss-picked, flipped in pocket, or lost. Rails can be removed to accommodate components up to 120 mm tape width. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Wire features low manganese emissions.

January 21, 2015

With low manganese levels, FabCOR Element 70C6 helps companies conform to strict environmental regulations. When paired with 75/25 argon and carbon dioxide shielding gas mixture, wire offers 2.0 mL of diffusible hydrogen per 100 g of weldment. Operating with 90/10 shielding, gas blend yields ≤ 4.0 mL of hydrogen per 100 g of weldment. Available in diameters of 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in., FabCOR Element 70C6 simplifies silicon removal and is suited for single- or- multi-pass welding. Read More