Welding Equipment & Supplies

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Quantum Delivers Initial 21" Diameter Q-Lite® Tank Based Back-of-Cab CNG Fuel Storage Systems

December 24, 2014

- Systems delivered into the Kenworth dealership network and directly to a major transportation company LAKE FOREST, Calif. – Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced it delivered its initial 21" diameter Q-Lite® tank systems that were developed under a... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Fluid Bed Dryer With Inlet Tray prevents infeed blockages.

December 17, 2014

Offered as custom option on new machinery or retrofit for Witte units already in field, airslide inlet tray is installed within infeed section where material enters drying system. Directing heated airstream through openings in stainless steel plate that face downstream and parallel to infeed deck prevents sticky materials from clumping at entry of vibrating fluid bed dryers and coolers.... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multiprocess Welder withstands harsh environments.

December 11, 2014

Housed in corrosion-resistant aluminum case, Dimension™ 650 features gouging mode that provides 800 A of usable power. Full 650 A of power at 100% duty cycle makes unit suitable for heavy gouging with 3/8 in. carbons, while optimized short-arc MIG performance offers precision for welding of thin metals. Additional features include input inductor that protects against dirty power and... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmet integrates air purifying respirator.

December 2, 2014

VIKING™ PAPR (Powered Air Purifying Respirator) 3350 draws air from environment through HEPA filter located on belt and delivers filtered air in breathing zone within 3350 Series auto-darkening welding helmet. Offering dual airflow speed, product is powered via battery capable of sustaining operation through full 8 hr shift without interruption. Adjustable baffling system inside helmet... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Standard Recovery Rectifiers carry current ratings from 6-25 A.

December 2, 2014

Offered in stud cathode and stud anode versions, high-power standard recovery rectifiers in DO4 package feature vacuum welding technology and are hermetically sealed for use in harsh environments and applications where humidity is present. Peak repetitive reverse voltages range from 100–1,200 V at 125°C case temperature, and non-repetitive peak surge current range is 167–373 A. Design... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Welding Consumables Platform keeps contact tips cooler.

December 2, 2014

Extending consumable parts life, Velocity™ platform features contact tips with shielding gas ports that keep tip 30% cooler. Gas porting in contact tip, coupled with all-copper conductive path with fewer connections, promotes electrical and thermal conductivity, while running temperature of contact tip reduces ability for spatter to stick. Thread-less, drop-in contact tips can be... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Robotic Air-Cooled MIG Guns have re-engineered neck clamp.

November 28, 2014

Offering direct replacement for TOUGH GUN™ G1 Series MIG Gun, TOUGH GUN CA3 features replaceable unicable that promotes extended service life. Outer jacket resists UV radiation and abrasion while inner layer is formulated to resist thermal fatigue. TOUGH GUN TA3, replacing TOUGH GUN ThruArm G1 Series MIG Gun, features Low-Stress Robotic Unicable, which allows for stress-free rotation. Both have... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Roberts Oxygen Starts Distributing LubeCorp's GreenCut Plasma

November 28, 2014

Roberts Oxygen, a leading distributor of compressed, medical and specialty gases, welding equipment in the US Mid-Atlantic Region, starts distributing LubeCorp's GreenCut Plasma Arc Water-Table Fluid used as a treatment for CNC plasma arc cutting systems. This is a natural fit for both companies and Roberts Oxygen joins a growing list of compressed gases distributors reselling GreenCut... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Power Source supports multiple welding processes.

November 26, 2014

Featuring inverter-based design, Aristo® Mig 4004i Pulse with Aristo Feed 3004 or Aristo Feed 4804 wire feeder is used for MIG, pulsed MIG, MAG, MMA, or TIG welding. Electronically controlled power source delivers welding current of 300 A and voltage of 32 V at 100% duty cycle. At 60% duty cycle, figures rise to 400 A and 36 V. Operating from 380–460 V (±10%), 3-phase supply at 50/60 Hz,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MATHESON Introduces Industrial Gas Apparatus Products

November 26, 2014

Basking Ridge, NJ – MATHESON has rolled out new industrial gas apparatus products as part of their exclusive MATHESON Select® line of welding accessories, safety supplies, welding tools, and filler metals. The products are stocked in MATHESON stores from coast-to-coast. The new lineup of MATHESON Select® products showcases pre-configured outfits for Oxy-Acetylene cutting and heating. Also... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MagneGas Sees Increased Fuel Demand Following FABTECH

November 24, 2014

Positive Reception Seen by Stakeholders in the Fabrication Industry to MagneGas® 2 Demonstrations TAMPA, Fla. – MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today that it successfully demonstrated its new MagneGas® 2 product at... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Hypertherm Introduces New Short Torch for Use in 3D Plasma Cutting

November 21, 2014

HANOVER, N.H. – Hypertherm, a U.S. based manufacturer of plasma, laser, and waterjet cutting systems, is launching a modified HPRXD® torch developed in cooperation with HGG Profiling Equipment B.V., a global manufacturer of 3D profiling machines with its headquarters in The Netherlands. The torch will made its North American debut later at FABTECH 2014 in Atlanta. HGG is a supplier of... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multifunction Butane Torches offer variable temperature control.

November 18, 2014

With torch and standard flame operation, Dremel VersaFlame™ (2200-01) comes with accessories for such uses as brazing, soldering, pipe fitting, and shrinking. Butane tank capacity affords up to 90 min runtime. With cordless design, Dremel VersaTip™ (2000-01) butane soldering iron and precision torch comes as part of 14-piece kit with various tips and accessories for soldering, hot cutting,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Services, Software, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Airgas' Advanced Fabrication Technologies Group to Exhibit at FABTECH 2014

November 12, 2014

Company Experts to Discuss and Demonstrate New Products, Solutions, and Technologies RADNOR, PA – Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), one of the nation's leading suppliers of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, as well as welding gases, consumables, and equipment, and related products, today announced that its Advanced Fabrication Technologies group will attend and exhibit at FABTECH 2014... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Plastic Bench Welder utilizes infrared heating arrays.

November 12, 2014

With directed IR system, Model 8050 bonds and seals two thermoplastic parts by bringing joints together under pressure, producing strong hermetic seal. Unit plugs into 120 V outlet and heats up in 1 min. Non-contact IR heating arrays do not need cleaning and require no ventilation because there is no smoke from weld. Measuring 23 x 28 x 32 in., welder can accept open access light screen instead... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multi-Process Welding Lathe features PLC-based controls.

November 11, 2014

Capable of sub arc, open arc, and gas-shielded welding using single torch, Multi-Process Horizontal Lathe is suited for users that remanufacture slab caster rolls, shell rolls, and mandrel bars. Onboard second torch is provided for bore welding down to 4 in. ID. With adaptive spindle speed compensation, operators do not need to adjust wire-feed speed or spindle speed to accommodate change in... Read More

Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Penske Truck Leasing Presenting and Exhibiting at Natural Gas Vehicle Conference

November 11, 2014

READING, Pa. – Penske Truck Leasing will be featured at the upcoming Natural Gas Vehicle Conference and Expo in Kansas City, Missouri, November 11-14, at the Kansas City Convention Center. Penske is a gold sponsor of the event and will be located in expo booth 810. Penske's booth will feature a compressed natural gas (CNG) semi-tractor from its commercial truck rental fleet. Experts from... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-Cored Wires enable welding in all positions.

November 10, 2014

Designed for welding low-alloy, high-strength steels such as 4130, Dual Shield II 4130 SR is suited for offshore oil and gas topsides requiring corrosion resistance. Dual Shield II 70-Ni1 H4, designed for use under 75% Ar/25% CO2 gas protection, provides low-temperature toughness in as-welded and stress-relieved conditions. Wire produces diffusible hydrogen levels lower than 4 ml/100 g and... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Arc Welding Robot reduces need for tracks via extended reach.

November 7, 2014

Available in floor-, wall-, or ceiling-mounted configurations, MA3120 has 6 kg payload, 3,121 mm horizontal reach, and ±0.15 mm repeatability. Integrated through-arm cabling eliminates cable interference, and through hole wrist diameter facilitates integration of pull-torches or welding sensors. While welding utilities can be routed through robot base, wire feeder mounts to upper arm. Other... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Prima Power Laserdyne Announces an Increase in Production of 430BD Laser Systems for 2015

November 5, 2014

Champlin, Minnesota – Prima Power Laserdyne announced that it will significantly increase production of its LASERDYNE 430BD laser systems in 2015 as a result of recent sales of the new system and of buying interest generated at the IMTS (USA) and EuroBLECH (Europe) exhibitions over the past two months. "When Laserdyne saw the increasing serious interest in our new 430BD system and the... Read More