Welding Equipment & Supplies

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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Abrasive Belt Coping Machine has compact footprint.

Apr 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

Apr 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.

Apr 08, 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.

Apr 07, 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.

Apr 04, 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

Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Spot Welding System offers fully automatic operation.

Apr 04, 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.

Apr 01, 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

Mar 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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric Helps Fabricate Vehicles Used in Action-Packed Need for Speed

Mar 21, 2014

Cleveland – Lincoln Electric equipment became an integral part of production for the new Need for Speed movie. Los Angeles fabricator Paul Clarke, contracted by Ghostlight, used a host of Lincoln Electric products to help construct more than 22 vehicles used during filming. Cars seen on-screen are not the typical models that a consumer would drive off the lot. First, many of the hand-fabricated... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Straight Cutting Torch features unique gas mixing design.

Mar 20, 2014

Working with multiple fuel gas types, Oxweld® SCT-1500 TR features Elite Series Universal Swirl Injector, which swirls high-pressure oxygen streams to create homogenous mix of gas, minimizing potential for flashback. Swirling of oxygen and fuel gas produces pump-like action that forms vacuum in torch to optimize performance with long hoses and lower-pressure operations. Featuring 3-tube,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Replacement Electrodes, Holder can be used on multiple torches.

Mar 20, 2014

Extending electrode life, PT-36®, PT 19XL®, and PT600® replacement Silver-Pro electrodes combine copper body and solid silver insert. This improves conductivity of electricity and efficiently dissipates heat of plasma arc. Electrode holder 0558003924-Ur is compatible with PT-600® and PT-36® systems, while T-11210 electrode holder is compatible with PT-19XL® system. This... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

ESAB Introduces New Sabrecut Series of Gas Apparatus Products

Mar 19, 2014

Florence, SC -- ESAB's Global Center of Excellence for Gas Apparatus in Florence, South Carolina introduces the SabreCut™ Series of gas apparatus products, a comprehensive line of straight cutting and combination torches, regulators, regulator-flowmeters, cutting tips and complete outfits. The SabreCut Series addresses a full range of welding and cutting needs for light, general fabrication.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-Cored Wire offers low hydrogen weld deposits.

Mar 14, 2014

Featuring less than 4 mL of diffusible hydrogen per 100 g of weldment, Hobart® FabCO® 712M minimizes chance of underbead cracking and can lessen amount of preheating needed. Gas-shielded flux-cored wire also has low moisture pickup so there is less chance of hydrogen entering weld after exposure to atmosphere. With fast-freezing, easily removable slag, wire is suitable for all-position... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Assured Automation Continues to Supply Rapidly Growing Biofuel Production Industry with High-Performance and Thermal Safety Shut-Off Valves

Mar 11, 2014

Assured Automation's High Performance Butterfly, Angle Seat and Safety Valves provide durability and reliability to meet stringent demands of the biofuel industry CLARK, N.J. - As energy consumption is predicted to increase by 84 percent by 2035, new sources of energy, including biofuels, will play a crucial role in meeting this demand. With the dramatic growth of this industry there comes a need... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmet features 4-sensor design.

Mar 10, 2014

Offering weld and grind modes, Tweco® weighs 16 oz, has 3.86 x 1.69 in. viewing area, and will darken when TIG welding even at 5 A. Solar power eliminates need to change batteries, and helmet switches from light to dark in 33 µsec and vice-versa within 3 selectable ranges: 0.25–0.35 sec, 0.35–0.50 sec, and 0.50–0.80 sec. Sensitivity and delay knobs on outside of helmet shell... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Mulitiple Process Welders improve productivity, quality, safety.

Mar 10, 2014

XMT® 350 WCC and XMT 450 WCC (Weld Cable Control) multiprocess welders incorporate feature that lets feeder recognize polarity and send message via weld cable to power supply, which automatically selects appropriate wire process (GMAW/FCAW) based on connection. This reduces need for welding operators to leave work area to change wire processes, promoting quality control and safety. Also,... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Compact Pin Clamp supports small part location and clamping.

Mar 07, 2014

Suitable for robot end effector welding applications, Model PCT features gapless, dual-finger design that provides linear non-toggle clamp action, clamping multiple parts within 7 mm range. Unit is available with 12–16 mm diameter pins for 2-way or 4-way locating, and bullet or low-profile nose styles. Pin is self-contained in cartridge that is replaceable in field. Steel and aluminum bronze... Read More