Welding Equipment & Supplies

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Pipes Welded Faster

June 27, 2016

Time is money and waiting for pipe joints to be purged ready for welding can take anything up to four hours, depending on the diameter of the pipe being welding and the method chosen for purging. Huntingdon Fusion Techniques, HFT®‘s innovative QuickPurge® System dramatically reduces waiting times, producing zero colour welds and no loss of corrosion resistance caused by oxidation. Ron... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Significant Increase to Your Weld Purge Monitor's Sensor Life

June 17, 2016

It is vital during the welding of stainless steel, titanium and nickel alloy to monitor the oxygen level at the weld root to ensure non-oxidised, zero colour welds are achieved. The lifetime and accuracy of the oxygen sensor within the Weld Purge Monitor® is critical to the continuous achievement of such welds. Replacement sensors for Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT®’s market leading... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Modular Robotic Welding Workcell handles large workpieces.

June 16, 2016

Designed for jobs involving large parts or heavy deposition welding, ArcWorld® 2000 is scalable with one or two 6-axis Yaskawa welding robots and handles parts up to 5 m wide and payloads up to 6,300 kg. DX200 controller with menu-driven arc welding application software; integrated welding package (power source, wire feeder, and welding torch); positioner(s); operator interface; and safety barriers are standard. MotoMount™ fixture mounting system can also be included.
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Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Major Petrochemical Company Uses Flexible Welding Enclosure®

June 10, 2016

During the construction of a jetty, for the import of liquid natural gas (LNG) in Ecuador, Bechtel, the largest construction and civil engineering company in the USA, had a number of small stainless steel socket welds to complete. In the climate conditions there and with the small size of the welds, it was difficult to assure a good all round weld purge to avoid oxidation and the attendant... Read More

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

Welder/Generator handles critical repair applications.

June 3, 2016

Featuring 65.7 hp EPA Tier 4 Final-compliant Deutz engine, 600 A Big Blue® 600 Air Pak is suited for field-based work that requires single operator for welding, carbon arc gouging, auxiliary power, or running air compressor. Unit includes Ingersoll Rand screw-type air compressor, supplying up to 60 cfm at 100 psi with 100% duty cycle for operating pneumatic tools. With up to 20,000 W continuous 3-phase power and 12,000 W continuous single-phase power, system can run common jobsite equipment. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-cored Wire offers high feed speed potential.

May 20, 2016

Available in 3/32 in. diameter, FabCO® 85HXP Wire optimizes deposition rates and travel speeds, particularly when welding thick materials up to 6–8 in. Gas-shielded flux-cored wire operates with 100% CO2 and has AWS classification of E70T-5CJ H4. Low hydrogen levels help mitigate cracking risks and rework. Wire is suited for flat and horizontal welding of earth moving equipment, non-alloyed and fine grain steels, as well as manufacture of equipment for use in severe service conditions. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Feeder Repair Kit negates replacement feeder acquisition.

May 12, 2016

Able to be installed by end-user, MYDATA Agilis Feeder Repair Set enables conversion of any Agilis feeder to any of 4 sizes – 3.7, 4.0, 4.7, and 5.4 – to reduce feeder count and maximize production. Components include precision-machined aluminum side cover plate with cover tape plow pre-installed, spring, and matching screws for re-assembly. Kit also lets repair feeders with broken finger tabs. All-aluminum construction of feeder side cover plate promotes strength and durability. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Torches with Modular B-Fitting Valves exhibit reduced gas leakage.

May 10, 2016

Alpha, Bravo and Champion torches are available with modular B-fitting needle valves that facilitate direct attachment of ¼ in. T-grade hoses. Said valves ensure hoses are secured and eliminate traditional crimped hoses while also reduce gas leak risk. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Pulsed Micro TIG Welder offers touch start feature.

May 9, 2016

Used for welding small coils and terminals, bus bars, and covered wires as found in automotive, medical, and electronics industries, MAWA-300A offers 30–300 A output power and can weld conductive metals and dissimilar materials. Touch start feature controls and identifies weld location, pulsation feature reduces porosity, and monitoring function readily identifies process errors. Featuring digital programming interface, this welding power supply supports multiple weld schedules. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Wire Feeder suits heavy and general fab applications.

May 4, 2016

Featuring flexible, modular design, Flex Feed® 84 delivers consistent feeding over long conduit runs with large-diameter wires up to 3/32 in. or cored wires up to .120 in. Single-bench, dual-bench, and boom-mount configurations can be converted as workspace requirements change. Patented MaxTrac® wire drive has rugged, cast-aluminum feed plate that protects wire and ensures consistent feeding. Equipped with digital meters, feeder displays actual voltage and current during welding. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Arc Flash Head Protection

April 27, 2016

Performance, Protection Selection! National Safety Apparel® is pleased to feature a wide variety of flame resistant and arc flash stocked head protection. Whether you need protection from extreme temperatures or a multitude of hazards, we have you covered. We offer a wide variety of complete head protection kits with an assortment of styles, fabrics and protection levels. Arc flash... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron to Exhibit at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition, Rosemont, Illinois, May 3 - 5, 2016 Booth #1413

April 26, 2016

Salina, Kansas, USA – Coperion and Coperion K-Tron formally announce exhibition at the International Powder Bulk Solids Conference Exhibition, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, Illinois, May 3-5 – Booth 1413. The booth will feature feeding, pneumatic conveying and systems engineered solutions for various processing applications in the food, pharmaceutical, plastics and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Low Manganese Wires help meet environmental regulations.

April 19, 2016

In addition to low manganese levels, FabCO® Element 71C and 71M offer optimized out-of-position capabilities, enabling welding operators to create quality welds regardless of joint placement. Gas-shielded flux-cored wires produce low spatter levels and have fast-freezing, easy-to-remove slag. Available in diameters of 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in. on 33 lb fiber spools, Element 71C is formulated to operate with 100% CO2 shielding gas, while Element 71M operates with 75–90% argon and balance of CO2. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Power Sources support remote control technology.

April 11, 2016

Multiprocess welding power sources XMT® 350 CC/CV, XMT 450 CC/CV, and Dimension™ 650 support ArcReach™ remote control technology, which provides complete control of voltage at weld joint without cords to help improve productivity, quality, and safety. By utilizing ArcReach, operators can adjust and set voltage at point of use (weld joint). Included Auto-Bind™ features lets machine automatically selects correct welding process based on polarity. ArcReach Stick/TIG Remote is also available. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Two Kimberly-Clark Professional Products Recognized for Excellence

April 8, 2016

Jackson Safety Airmax Elite Powered Air Purifying Respirator and the Truesight II Auto-darkening Filter Welding Helmet Named Winners in Plant Engineering's 2015 Product of the Year Awards ROSWELL, Ga. – Kimberly-Clark Professional announced today that the Jackson Safety Airmax Elite Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) and the Truesight II Auto-Darkening Filter (ADF) Welding Helmet... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Mechanized Welding System supports repetitive operations.

April 5, 2016

Serving as step between manual and automated welding, Pantheon™ fills need for automated, repetitive welding operations for submerged and open arc processes in such industries as heavy fabrication, shipbuilding, power generation, construction, and pressure vessel manufacturing. Standard configuration includes Power Wave® AC/DC 1000® SD Welder, MAXsa® Controller, and adjusters and slides. Available in 8 x 8 and 11 x 11 ft sizes, solution integrates with other automation systems. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sonobond Ultrasonics' Wire-to-Terminal Assembly Solutions Satisfy Requirements of Today's Complex Electronic Components

April 4, 2016

Ultrasonic Metal Welding Capabilities to be on Display at the May 2016 National Wire Processing Expo WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Sonobond Ultrasonics’ metal welding technology is keeping pace with the growing number of increasingly complex electronic components used in automotive and other circuitry.  The company even offers wire-to-terminal welders that produce single point ground... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Yaskawa Motoman's Strategy for Robotics Education is Strategy for the Economy

April 1, 2016

Dayton, OH — Successful workforce development and sustainable economic growth depend on close alignment of STEM education, certification and training with the needs and expertise of industry leaders. Organizations must provide the right products, technology and education to fill the gap between what the industry wants and what educational institutions can provide. Yaskawa Motoman is addressing... Read More

Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Pierce Industries Announces Addition of Inertia Welder to Expand Capabilities

April 1, 2016

Rochester, NY – Pierce Industries is pleased to announce the latest addition to their machine inventory, an MTI 250B Inertia Friction Welder. This new welder has a working capacity of up to 10” diameter, 104” shaft length, and 100 ton forging pressure. The need to invest in new machinery stems from the philosophy to provide capabilities that offer Customers manufacturing solutions that... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flexible Welding Enclosures®, Ultra Low Cost Welding Chambers

March 22, 2016

When welding titanium, zirconium and some stainless steel joints it is important that the welding zone is purged of oxygen to a level as low as 10 parts per million (ppm).  A flexible chamber is available from Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® for a fraction of the cost of a rigid welding chamber. Flexible Welding Enclosures® provide a solution where a rigid chamber may not be economically... Read More