Welding Equipment & Supplies

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Valcor's High Flow, High Pressure V80000 Solenoid Valve

August 27, 2014

Valcor Series 80000 valves are designed for high flow, medium to high pressure systems. In their standard configuration, they are suitable for noncorrosive oil, fuel, water service and gases. In other configurations, with the incorporation of appropriate materials, they can also be adapted to corrosive service, and to high or low temperature applications. As with other Valcor solenoid valves, the... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

ABB Robotics to Introduce New Robots, Turnkey Manufacturing Cells and Enhanced Technology at IMTS 2014 in Chicago

August 26, 2014

Highlights include the new IRB 1200 robot family, the FlexMT machine tending cell, and part handling with the higher payload FlexPicker delta robot AUBURN HILLS, Mich.  –  ABB Robotics will feature over ten advanced technology demonstrations at the 2014 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), September 8-13 at McCormick Place in Chicago. The demos include new robots, turnkey... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welders/Generators are driven by T4F-compliant diesel engines.

August 26, 2014

Able to handle Stick, TIG, MIG, and Flux-cored wire welding processes as well as Arc gouging, Vantage® 600 SD and Air Vantage 600 SD are driven by Tier 4 Final-compliant Deutz® turbo-charged, 64 hp, TD2.9L4 engine. Both welders incorporate pulsing capabilities, Waveform Control Technology®, and ArcLink® digital communication and produce 600 A/40 V at 60% duty cycle and 575 A/43 V at... Read More

Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

250-Ton Friction Welder Announcement

August 25, 2014

American Friction Welding Inc. of Brookfield, Wisconsin announces the acquisition of a Thompson 250-ton Friction Welding Machine. This will be the largest direct-drive, rotary friction welding machine available for sub-contract work in North America. It will provide a new size range for fusing solid metal up to 7” diameter. Tube diameters can be accommodated up to 12”. Total part length can... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welker Ground Block Retracts Improve Weld Quality

August 21, 2014

The GB series ground block retracts offer a cost advantage over machined backups ground blocks for MIG and arc welding applications. Weld consistency is improved by producing a consistent ground even after significant electrode wear. The GB units are electrically insulated and feature lube-free design, double seals, and chrome-plated shafts. Optional copper adapter with a knurled or smooth swivel... Read More

Green & Clean, Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

What Makes Sonobond's Ultrasonic Welding System Outperform Competitors' Systems When Welding Tin-Coated and Oxidized Wires and Terminals

August 20, 2014

Lower Vibratory Amplitude and Higher Vibratory Force Provides Better Impedance Match for Successful Welding WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Sonobond's ultrasonic technology provides the only ultrasonic system capable of welding the tin-coated wires and terminals essential to electrical applications for hightemperature, high-humidity and other environmentally challenging conditions. Tin-coated... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sciaky, Inc. to Provide Turnkey Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) System to Major Aerospace Parts Maker

August 7, 2014

EBAM system will help manufacturer save significant time and cost on the production of large, high-value metal parts CHICAGO -- Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) and provider of large-scale additive manufacturing solutions, announced today that it received a purchase order from a major aerospace parts maker to provide an electron beam additive manufacturing... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sciaky, Inc. to Provide Turnkey Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) System to Major Aerospace Parts Maker

August 7, 2014

EBAM system will help manufacturer save significant time and cost on the production of large, high-value metal parts Chicago, Illinois — Sciaky, Inc.,a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) and provider of large-scale additive manufacturing solutions, announced today that it received a purchase order from a major aerospace parts maker to provide an electron beam additive... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Digital Analyzer measures and monitors oxygen during welding.

August 4, 2014

To provide oxidation-free welds, ORBmax measures and monitors oxygen particle counts in PPM range for high-purity welding applications in semiconductor, pharmaceutical, and aerospace industries. This instrument, equipped with maintenance-free optical sensor, shows oxygen PPM level on digital display screen that changes from red to green to let user know predetermined intensities have been... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Stud Welding System operates from standard 120 V outlet.

August 4, 2014

Weighing just 86 lb and requiring no special training, N550c Arc Charger™ is capable of precisely welding full range of drawn arc studs up to 3/8 in. pitch diameter. Input energy is drawn from standard 120 V wall outlet, stored in precisely charged electrical storage system, and delivered to weld by digitally controlled, constant current welding power supply. This provides consistent, smooth... Read More

HVAC, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Miller to Introduce New Equipment, Host Live Welding Demos at FABTECH 2014

July 30, 2014

Miller Electric Mfg. Co. plans to display the latest in welding, cutting and safety technology in Atlanta at booths C2744 and C2944 APPLETON, Wis.  — Miller Electric Mfg. Co. will introduce the latest of its welding, cutting and safety equipment and accessories at FABTECH 2014 in Atlanta, November 11 to 13, in booths C2744 and C2944. Both booths will feature technology solutions designed to... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Adjustable 3-in-1 Fixture enhances robotic welding education.

July 30, 2014

Designed for use on robotic welding education training systems, 3-in-1 adjustable welding fixture (K4110-1) supports 3 positions and joints to enhance robotic programming and welding lessons. Functionality lets instructor teach common and industry-supported joints and positions in welding via one device. Supporting 1–3 mm material in various positions and joints (2F Horizontal Fillet, 1F... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Linear DC Micro Welder offers fast rise time.

July 29, 2014

Providing 200–4,000 A output, Model DC29 offers precision control for small resistance welding applications. Unit features single phase input, dual pulse schedules, and ultra-fast rise time of less than 200 µs. Additional features include side-mounted buss bars with threaded inserts for mounting welding cables, rear panel I/O connections, and on/off switch located on front panel. Product is... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Robotic Welding System creates complex curvatures.

July 29, 2014

Capable of producing quality welds on 3D parts at high travel speeds, I-RoboSTIR Friction Stir Welding System utilizes I-STIR controller and spindle weld package, which communicates with Robot Controller, creating seamless solution. I-STIR controller offers path-correction feature which compensates for manipulator and/or fixture deflections under welding loads. Unlike standard fusion welding,... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Bernard and Tregaskiss to Attend FABTECH 2014

July 24, 2014

BEECHER, Ill./WINDSOR, Ontario – Bernard and Tregaskiss will be attending the FABTECH 2014 show in Atlanta, November 11 to 13. Bernard will be displaying its semi-automatic MIG guns and consumables, while Tregaskiss will showcase its robotic MIG guns, consumables and peripherals - all at booth C2944. Notable products to be featured at the show include: • Bernard Best of the Best (BTB)... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Helmet features fixed-shade design.

July 23, 2014

Designed to meet ANSI Z87.1 and CSA Z94.3 standards, Industrial Passive™ Helmet provides basic, consistent face and eye protection for fabricators at all levels operating in any industry. Helmet comes in matte black finish with fixed Shade-11 lens, ratchet headgear, and decal sheet for customizing shell to fit personal style. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tanks Direct Installs 2 Above Ground Storage Tanks for DC5 Data Center Ashburn VA

July 23, 2014

Tanks Direct was contracted to install two (2) UL 2085 Fireguard aboveground storage tanks for the purpose of providing fuel oil to seven new emergency generators at a mission critical data center.  The project highlights include: •Â Â Â Â Â  Two (2) UL 2085 Fireguard Above Ground Storage Tanks •Â Â Â Â Â  Catwalk and ladder structure to access the top of the fuel oil... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Stick Electrode resists moisture in humid conditions.

July 22, 2014

Consisting of mild-steel, low-hydrogen stick welding consumable, Millennium Arc™ 7018 is designed for applications in power generation, petrochemical, pressure vessels, and pressure piping. Product has no intentional addition of zinc in its composition, which minimizes zinc in welding fumes. Providing effortless slag removal, electrode delivers flat bead profile and clear weld puddle without... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Cutting Fuel is made from renewable waste.

July 22, 2014

Consisting of rich mix of gases, MagneGas® 2 can be used for brazing and welding, providing complete replacement for flame applications of acetylene and propane. According to tests performed on track-based cutting systems, MagneGas® 2 had 38% faster cutting speeds on 2 in. carbon steel and about 34% reduction in oxygen consumption compared to acetylene. MagneGas® 2 showed even... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Hobart to Attend FABTECH 2014, Demonstrate Filler Metals to Improve Productivity and Quality

July 22, 2014

TROY, Ohio – Hobart will be attending FABTECH 2014 in Atlanta, November 11 to 13, showcasing its filler metals designed to improve quality and productivity in fabrication and manufacturing welding applications. In addition to live welding demos at the Hobart booth (C2934), welding specialists will be available to answer questions and provide product advice to visitors. Filler metals of... Read More