Welding Equipment & Supplies

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Victor Technologies to Exhibit Its Most Advanced Plasma Cutting, Gas Equipment, and Welding Solutions at FABTECH 2013

October 29, 2013

Products include the Victor® Thermal Dynamics® Ultra-Cut® XT series of power sources and CUTMASTER® series of hand-held plasma cutters; Victor® 400 Series oxy-fuel torch; Tweco® Switchable Magnetic Products, Tweco Classic MIG gun series and Fabricator® 141i 3-in-1 welder; and Stoody® hardfacing and hardbanding wires for oil and gas exploration. ST. LOUIS — Victor... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

3M Introduces Two New Personal Protective Equipment Products

October 25, 2013

Innovative twists on a classic product series offers enhanced eyewear wearability while the Auto-Darkening Filter welding helmet provides affordable helmet solution for first-time or student users ST. PAUL, Minn. – 3M is pleased to announce the addition of two new products to its personal protective equipment portfolio. The upgraded 3M™ SecureFit™ Protective Eyewear 400 Series boasts... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmet affords lightweight protection.

October 24, 2013

Weighing 18.6 oz, VIKING™ 1740 Series comes in black and is also magnifying (cheater) lens and hardhat compatible. Solar power with battery assist eliminates need for on/off switch, while continuously variable, internal, 9–13 shade control offers sensitivity adjustment for different welding environments and features adjustable delay time from dark to light setting. Entry-level helmets... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Ball Valves target instrumentation and control systems.

October 22, 2013

Available with end connections from 1/16–3/8 in. as well as corresponding metric sizes, FloLok® 41, 42, and 43 Series feature forged one-piece body and blowout proof stems. Quarter-turn shutoff valves contain modified PTFE packing for chemical compatibility and extended life over temperature range of -65 to 300°F. Since valves do not rely on system pressure to seal, they seal equally well... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Dieffenbacher at K 2013

October 21, 2013

In cooperation with KraussMaffei, Dieffenbacher will — for the first time ever — be demonstrating the full CFRP component manufacturing process live at the KraussMaffei exhibition stand in Hall 15/B24/C24/C27/D24. Dieffenbacher is providing preforms manufactured at its own PreformCenter for the live demonstration and will show the entire automated process of preform production, from cutting... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Strip Feeder System includes rail removal tools.

October 18, 2013

Used for loading tape-and-reel components onto compact modules, StripFeeder .mod System v2 features removable rails that can be mounted to accommodate wide array of tape sizes. Rail Removal Tools enable operators to remove rails for adjustments on product runs or to unload/reload components. Units slip into machined tracks on both ends of rail and pull up to remove rail. Design holds components... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

American Hydroformers Increases Capability for Specialized Welding Technique

October 17, 2013

With the addition of a Trumpf 6000 TLF 6000 TURBO Welding Laser, American Hydroformers has improved their specialized welding abilities and capacity.   Fort Wayne, IN — American Hydroformers (http://www.americanhydroformers.com/) announces the addition of a Trumpf 6000 TLF 6000 TURBO Welding Laser in order to meet customer demands for increasingly specialized welding techniques. As an... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding End Prep Tool Designed for Highly Repetitive Milling

October 15, 2013

A portable welding end prep tool that features air-operated clamping which reduces cycle times for highly repetitive end prep milling in fabrication shops is available from ESCO Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts. The MILLHOG® Mongoose Air Clamp™ Welding End Prep Tool is equipped with an air-operated clamp that attaches to a tube or pipe I.D. and releases from it by simply flipping a toggle... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment, Portable Tools, Thermal & Heating Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Battery Powered Heat Gun Kit for Repairing Waterproofing Thermo Plastic Membranes

October 4, 2013

PORTSMOUTH, RI – A new battery powered heat gun kit that was developed for repairing thermoplastic waterproofing liners for roofing and a host of other plant maintenance applications has been introduced by Malcom Company Inc. DBA Malcom technologies of Portsmouth, Rhode Island. The Malcom MCH-100-C Battery Powered heat Gun Liner Repair Kit features a lightweight, hand-held tool that reaches... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Chinese Paper Mill Gains Significant Savings with Metso's Device Management Business Solution

October 1, 2013

Excellent results of Metso’s service concept led customer recently to sign the five-year contract again for another five years. Metso’s Device Management Business Solution (previously known as Valve Management Solution) has reduced storage expenses, valve spare parts purchases and networking capital tied up in valves at a major Chinese paper mill. In the contract Metso is responsible for... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tanks Direct Replaces and Upgrades Fuel Oil Tanks for General Services Administration FBI Headquarters - Washington, DC

September 19, 2013

Tanks Direct was contracted to provide a fuel oil tank replacement and upgrade for the emergency generator back up power system, four (4) new day tanks, an upgrade to two (2) existing day tank systems as well as over 1,500 feet of new fuel oil piping. Tanks Direct was also responsible for the removal of the existing underground storage tank as well as all control, power, communication conduit and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tanks Direct Designs New e-85 Fuel Storage Tank for Architect of the Capitol Washington, DC

September 18, 2013

Tanks Direct was contracted to design, supply and install a new underground E-85 fuel storage tank and dispensing system as well as repairs associated with an existing diesel fuel dispensing system.  Highlights of the project included: • Engineered project drawings and specifications • 10,000 gallon Xerxes underground double wall fiberglass E-85 fuel storage tank • Two (2) E-85 fuel... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sonobond Ultrasonics' Equipment Assembles High Efficiency and Specialty Filtration Products for Great Lakes Filters

September 16, 2013

Attendees at FILTRATION 2013 (Chicago, November 12-14) Will See Machinery that Produces Strong, Perforation-Free Seams Four Times Faster than Sewing and Ten Times Faster than Adhesive Machines WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – When Great Lakes Filters, in Hillsdale, Mich., needed an assembly method to produce a liquid filter bag that could hold up to hydraulic pressing without splitting or... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric Announces Support for Lap Joint on Mild Steel, Aluminum, and Stainless Steel Materials for Virtual Welding Training System

September 13, 2013

Aligns with the VRTEX® 360 to the American Welding Society EG2.0: Guide for the Training of Welding Personnel Cleveland – Lincoln Electric will demonstrate the new development of a lap joint for the VRTEX® virtual reality arc welding simulation trainer in upcoming events in 2013. The announcement highlights the continued development, support and focus of Lincoln Electric on welding... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Red-D-Arc Welderentals, an Airgas Company, to Unveil New Weld Automation Products at International Tradeshow in Essen, Germany, September 16-21, 2013

September 11, 2013

RADNOR, PA – Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) announced today that Red-D-Arc Welderentals, an Airgas company, will exhibit at the International Trade Fair: Joining, Cutting, Surfacing presented by the German Welding Society in Essen, Germany, September 16-21, 2013. Red-D-Arc will display its proprietary line of weld-positioning equipment, including several new products which will be unveiled at the... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux Cored Electrode suits stress-relieved applications.

September 10, 2013

Delivering smooth, stable arc, Select 7000-SR is designed for welding carbon and certain low alloy steels where optimal mechanical properties are required in both as-welded and stress-relieved conditions. Gas-shielded, flux cored, all-position electrode has low spatter emission and fast freezing slag. Available in .045, .052, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select 7000-SR is suitable for welding vessels,... Read More

Green & Clean, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Engine-Driven Welder supports multiple processes.

September 9, 2013

Equipped with Kubota® Tier 4-compliant, water-cooled diesel engine with gear-driven camshaft, Vantage® 300 offers 5 welding modes, including stick, Touch Start TIG®, MIG, and flux-cored, with separate arc-gouging mode. Unit operates at 300 A at 100% duty cycle, with output up to 400 A at temperature of 104°F. Producing 3,500 W while welding at 250 A, Vantage 300 delivers 3-phase, 240... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

EPDM Welding Cable offers alternative to battery cable.

September 4, 2013

Constructed with flexible Class K stranding of SAE compliant 30 gauge copper conductors and RoHS-compliant EPDM insulation, EPDM Welding Cable allows tight diameter bends. EPDM jacket resists cuts, tears, abrasion, grease, oil, water, and flame for optimal durability. Capable of high-power applications up to 600 V, cable withstands extreme temperatures up to 105°C and remains flexible in... Read More

Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric Virtual Reality Welding Expert Examines New Training Technologies in the Skills Gap Era at Aug. 29, 2013, W.E.L.D. Day in St. Cloud, Minn.

August 28, 2013

Deanna Postlethwaite to speak at event sponsored by Central Minnesota Manufacturing Association and Central McGowan Inc. Cleveland – While the progression of technology in the classroom has been a subject in many discussions over the years, it now has a new role in welding education – as a distinctive tool that is changing the way students learn. Lincoln Electric’s Virtual Reality Welding... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Plastic Bench Welder utilizes directed infrared system.

August 28, 2013

Plugging into 120 V outlet and heating up in 1 minute, Model 8050 Infrared Non-Contact Fusion Plastic Welding System enables very intricate plastic components to bond with cooler, safer, non-contact welds. IR heating arrays can be designed to join similar or two dissimilar plastic materials with differentiating melting points. Since parts never come in contact with infrared array, material... Read More