Welding Equipment & Supplies

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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 7, 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.

April 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

April 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.

April 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

April 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

April 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

April 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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Abrasive Belt Coping Machine has compact footprint.

April 16, 2014

Used to cope square, rectangular, and irregularly shaped tubing and pipe for seamless fit, LCV 3000 is designed to take up minimal shop space and fit into mobile welding truck. This 300 lb machine, measuring 48 x 30 x 14 in., can be equipped with ¾–5 in. spindles and is manufactured from steel and aluminum for strength and service life. Adjustable vise allows for precise... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Assured Automation's FM Fire-Safe Fusible Link Manual Shutoff Valves Protect Refineries and Chemical Processors from Fire Hazards

April 15, 2014

Unlike other thermal shutoffs, this unique assembly requires minimal maintenance and lasts for many years CLARK, N.J. – The FM Fire-Safe Shutoff assemblies from Assured Automation are API 607 and Factory Mutual approved for flammable liquids, and are commonly used to: Activate sprinkler systems to control fire, and To shut down hazardous lines when fire occurs These valve and fusible link... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Gear Pack targets female professional fabricators.

April 8, 2014

Providing all essential personal protective equipment that female professional welders need, Jessi Combs Women’s Welding Gear Ready-Pak® includes VIKING™ Jessi vs. The Robot™ 3350 Series auto-darkening helmet, Jessi Combs Women’s Shadow™ FR welding jacket, and Jessi Combs MIG/stick welding gloves. It also comes equipped with Jessi Combs Steelworker® gloves, Women’s Starlite®... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Brazing Paste joins carbon steel parts.

April 7, 2014

Paired with copper filler metals, EFK Brazing Paste can be dispensed through automatic applicators and handheld squeeze bottles. Product is for use in brazing of carbon steel parts in exothermic and endothermic controlled atmosphere furnaces. Paste exhibits no hot or cold slump, will not spatter, and leaves minimal residue under broad range of part cleanliness and atmosphere conditions. In... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Wear-Resistant Skis protect road milling machinery.

April 4, 2014

Super C™ or KenCast™ skis deliver wear protection for replacement skis for road milling machines. Super C chromium carbide overlay suits applications requiring optimal abrasion resistance with moderate impact. Welding process produces hexagonal chromium carbides (M7C3), which contribute to wear resistance in sliding abrasive applications. For higher wear... Read More

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Spot Welding System offers fully automatic operation.

April 4, 2014

Available for Elektron MULTISPOT™ MI-100control T inverter spot welder, TrueAutoMode™ automates welding process to provide OEM-approved spot welds every time. System automatically detects which tools (electrodes and arms) are in use and makes necessary adjustments during welding. Weld resistance is measured ~1,000 times/sec, and current level, weld time, and clamp pressure are... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Selective Soldering Nozzles work with Pillarhouse equipment.

April 1, 2014

Available in ID threaded versions, Pillarhouse AP universal nozzles for selective soldering machines are constructed of steel alloys, precision machined, and available in standards sizes from 2.5–14 mm. Identification marks are available for distinguishing leaded and lead-free versions, and custom selective solder nozzles are also available based on specific application requirements: wave form... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

See IDEAL at the Exhibition in Wire Dusseldorf Germany April 7-11, 2014

March 31, 2014

We are less than a month away from our industries most prestigious wire and tube exhibition in the world, namely WIRE2014 which is held in Dusseldorf Germany, and you don’t want to miss this show, as you will have to wait till 2016 for the next one.  At WIRE2014, machinery builders go all out to demonstrate their latest equipment and technologies at the show.  If you are looking to... Read More