Welding Equipment & Supplies

Machinery & Machining Tools, Non-Industrial Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

ESABS Most Portable Welding & Cutting Machines Just Got More Portable

Jun 12, 2014

Florence, SC -- ESAB Welding & Cutting Products introduces convenient carrying cases for two of its most portable welding and cutting machines, MiniArc® 161LTS power source for GTAW/Stick welding and PowerCut® 400 manual plasma cutting system. These lightweight, highly portable systems are now more portable than ever, making them ideal for transport on or offsite as the job demands.... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

New Bernard Best of the Best Platform Allows Users to Build Their Ultimate MIG Welding Gun

Jun 11, 2014

BEECHER, Ill., – Bernard has announced the availability of its most flexible and rugged semi-automatic air-cooled MIG gun offering to date: Best of the Best (BTB) Platform MIG Guns. Users can build their ultimate MIG gun by choosing from an expanded list of the best features from the legacy Bernard Q-Gun™, S-Gun™ and T-Gun™ MIG Gun lines. The company has consolidated the top features from... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Electrode exhibits smooth arc transfer.

Jun 09, 2014

Available in .045, .052, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select 707 E71T-1 Flux Cored Gas-Shielded Electrode provides optimized weldability at low or high current settings while exhibiting arc stability. All-position wire also delivers robust mechanical properties at temperatures as low as -20°F. Applications include general fabrication, structural steel, construction equipment, railcar fabrication,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Push-Pull Welding Systems target specific industries.

Jun 06, 2014

In addition to Magnum® PRO AL air-cooled push-pull gun and aluminum drive roll kits, multi-process POWER MIG® 350MP Trailer Manufacturing One-Pak™ includes SuperGlaze 5356 TM™ 3/64 in. diameter MIG wire specifically developed for aluminum trailer manufacturing industry. Another One-Pak® package, specifically targeted toward aluminum automotive collision repair and fabrication, has... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Experienced Kubiec-Conduit Producer Chooses Thermatool Equipment for Mill in Ecuador

Jun 04, 2014

Kubiec-Conduit, Ecuador, selected Thermatool to supply a 200kW HAZControl™ Technology Welder and an Alpha® Flying Shear Mach 2 Cutoff. The two new pieces of equipment were selected for high speed production of conduit to keep up with growing demand in South America. The Thermatool HAZControl™ Technology Welder is the only welder in the tube and pipe industry that allows the operator to... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Welding Guns suit light- and heavy-duty applications.

May 28, 2014

Designed specifically for use with aluminum wire and other soft alloys where wire feeding consistency is critical, Spoolmatic Pro 15A and 30A come with 15 ft and 30 ft cable, respectively. Motor provides smooth feeding, while brass-to-brass connections help ensure optimal electrical contact for steady arc performance. Threaded quick-change 360° rotatable barrels, available in different bends... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Odd Form Component Feeder does not require any downtime.

May 27, 2014

Stack Stick Feeder is suited for feeding odd-form components to Sigma Series modular mounters. Able to concurrently accommodate up to 6 sticks, each with max length of 23.6 in., feeder incorporates auto change feature that replaces empty sticks with full ones automatically. Design eliminates need to stop production, and changeover time is 2 sec. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Two Linde-Branded MIG Welding Wires Available to Canadian Fabrication Market

May 27, 2014

Mississauga, Canada — Linde Canada Limited is supplying two Linde-branded welding wires – Solidarc 115™ and Linde S-6™ – to the Canadian fabrication market. Solidarc 115™ is a cold-drawn, copper-coated MIG welding wire recommended for welding on metals with a medium to high presence of mill scale, the flaky surface of hot rolled steel. Mike Clune, project manager-marketing for Linde... Read More

Green & Clean, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric Brings a Complete Orbital TIG Solution to Weld Various Pipe and Tube Sizes and Applications

May 20, 2014

New clamp-on style weld heads and off-board feeders expand the orbital system for welding smaller-diameter pipe and tube Cleveland – The Lincoln Electric Company is bringing welding operators in refineries, power generation and pressure vessels a single system solution for welding various pipe and tube sizes with the new HELIX® C450 and C663 weld heads. With these orbital TIG (gas... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Quantum Announces a New Customer for Its Light-Weight Back-of-Cab Natural Gas Storage System

May 16, 2014

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 that Kwik-Trip Stores, a major Mid-west Convenience Store Chain, placed an initial order quantity for Quantum's fully-integrated Back-of-Cab Fuel System.  The storage system includes Quantum's... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

GMTA News of Note

May 14, 2014

GMTA NEWS OF NOTE Issue 2014-3 Ann Arbor, Michigan – GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Profilator, Pittler, Praewema and WMZ.  These machines are sold to the North American market by GMTA primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power transmission applications.  The company's target... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Transportation Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Wireless Pedal supports TIG welding applications.

May 13, 2014

By eliminating cords that can lead to tripping hazards, K3127-1 Wireless Pedal minimizes clutter and optimizes workplace safety. System includes K3350-1 foot pedal and K3351-1 receiver, which operate on variety of Lincoln power sources. Receiver features power cable adapter requiring 115 V service, and LED display that indicates status of foot pedal battery life, welding output, and signal... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Training System features reality-based operation.

May 07, 2014

Featuring touchscreen monitor and advanced motion-tracking technology, LiveArc™ recruits, screens, trains, and manages welding trainee performance via live welding arc. System's 400 A SmartGun has built-in LEDs that camera tracks to provide feedback on technique parameters, including work and travel angles, contact tip-to-work-distance, travel speed, and aim. Promoting trainee independence and... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Wire offers optimized impact, cracking properties.

Apr 28, 2014

Available in .045, .052, and 1/16 in. dia, Hobart® FabCOR® CVN wire is formulated to maximize impact properties at temperatures as low as -50°F to reduce risk of cracking in severe applications. Diffusible hydrogen levels under 3 ml per 100 g of weldment also increase cracking resistance. Operating with 75%–95% argon/CO2 balance, wire provides 77,000–86,000 psi tensile strength and... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric Introduces the Next Generation of VIKING(TM) Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets

Apr 24, 2014

The VIKING™-2 Helmets offer the best optical clarity in the welding industry today Cleveland — Lincoln Electric has developed a new generation of VIKING™ auto-darkening welding helmets designed to deliver improved optics and superior comfort. Backed by a three-year warranty, these helmets offer better optical quality as well as durability in tough welding environments. The auto-darkening... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Ground Clamps are designed to meet electrical industry demands.

Apr 22, 2014

Accommodating electrical industry needs, UL-Listed and CSA-Certified Type GPL U-Bolt Ground Clamps are available for pipe, rod, rebar, and fence posts. Spacer is designed to optimize available positive contact area, and clamps rotate 90° for installation flexibility. Products are suitable for direct burial in earth or concrete. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

First Liquified Natural Gas Tank Rolls Off Assembly Line

Apr 22, 2014

NEW ORLEANS - Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) first Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) tank has transitioned from the assembly line to the shipyard for integration with the Wartsila LNG propulsion system. Weighing in at 250,000 pounds, this LNG tank built with U.S. steel is the first of its kind for Lockheed Martin and will soon be used for marine applications under contract to Wartsila, a Finnish power... Read More

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

Prima Power LASERDYNE Will Be Discussing the Latest Precision Laser Technology at Farnborough International Airshow, Hampshire England, July 14-20 2014, Hall One, C15A-C15B

Apr 21, 2014

Champlin, Minnesota: Prima Power Laserdyne will be available to discuss the latest in laser processing solutions at Farnborough International Airshow, Hampshire England, July 14-20 2014, Hall One, C15A-C15B. These include the LASERDYNE 430, LASERDYNE 795, and the newest generation of BeamDirector; as well as the impact of fiber lasers on precision laser processing and the increasing challenging... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Fusible Link Shut-Off Valves Receive Factory Mutual Approval for Full Assemblies

Apr 18, 2014

BI-TORQ® Valve Automation is pleased to announce that it has obtained full FM approval on the majority of its Fusible Link Packages (FLP). The FM approval now covers both the valve and topworks (mounting kit and up) together as a full assembly. Currently-approved sizes include ½" and ¾" with NPT or socket weld ends connections and 2" through 4" in ANSI 150# flanged ends. Fusible link... Read More