Welding Equipment & Supplies

Mechanical Power Transmission, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Servos Improve Resistance Welding Quality and Speed

July 9, 2013

Although invented over 100 years ago, the resistance welding process, commonly called spot welding, has never been considered an exact science. With three main variables at work - welding current (amps), weld time (duration of current flow), and welding pressure (forging force) - consistent spot welding quality has been hard to guarantee. However, with the advent of modern electronic controls,... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets feature flip-up design.

July 8, 2013

With 5.88 in.² viewing area, Classic VSi features 3 independent sensors and variable shades from 8–13. X-Mode electromagnetically senses welding arc, eliminating problems in outdoor and obstructed-view applications where interference with welding sensors can prevent helmet from properly darkening. Classic FS #10 2x4 Flip-Up helmet features 2 independent sensors and 2 x 4 auto-darkening lens... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multi-Process Welder delivers power to handle thicker materials.

June 28, 2013

Recommended for use with 1/16 in. and higher welding wire diameters, Power Wave® S700 offers flexible configurations and provides power for welding in high-duty cycle applications. Power source produces up to 900 A at 44 V at 60% duty cycle and 700 A at 44 V at 100% duty cycle and operates at 88% efficiency with 95% min power factor at rated output. IP23-rated,... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

New Tweco Numbered Series MIG Gun Offers Superior Toughness

June 27, 2013

ST. LOUIS, —Tweco, a Victor Technologies brand, today launched the Tweco Classic Number 4 MIG gun, an enhancement of the legendary Tweco Number 4, one of the most popular guns in the world and referred to as, “the MIG Gun that Built America.” Enhancements to the Tweco Classic include higher impact resistant materials, an interlocking handle design for superior toughness, an angled trigger... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Laser Welding System targets microfluidics industry.

June 17, 2013

Capable of joining clear polymers without special additives, LPKF PrecisionWeld can create weld seams with thickness under 100 µm with repeatability under 10 µm. System features fiducial recognition camera, X/Y table for working fields up to 12 x 12 in., and adjustable Z-axis for creating wider welds. Compact enough to fit through any laboratory door, system is suited for prototyping and... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Laser Welding Workstation provides open workspace.

June 17, 2013

Available with power levels from 60–200 W, 7800 Series Open Workspace Laser Welder supports deep welding, spot and seam welding, contour welding, and complex pattern welding needs of automotive, aerospace, aviation, computer, medical device, mold repair, and consumer product industries. Support materials for manual welding systems include 300 and 400 series stainless steel, mild steels, nickel... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Award-Winning Custom Tooling Capabilities

June 17, 2013

Sonobond's Ultrasonic Metal Spot Welders Achieve the Specific Requirements of Each Customer WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania — President Janet Devine announced today that Sonobond's custom-tooled SonoWeld®1600 Ultrasonic Spot Welder is one of Wire Harness Cable Connector's top products of 2012. The publication highlights Sonobond's ability to modify its welder and satisfy unique customer... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MATHESON Select? Welding Cables, Power Cables, and Related Products

June 13, 2013

Basking Ridge, NJ – MATHESON has expanded its MATHESON Select® line of welding products to include premium quality welding cable and assemblies, extension cords, and jumper cables. The newly added MATHESON Select welding cable products will be available in bulk spooled lengths of 250 and 500 feet, pre-cut shrink wrapped, and ready-to-use weld assemblies. The new MATHESON Select extension... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Machinery & Machining Tools, Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Makers, Hackers and Inventors Innovate, Build, and Compete with Red Bull Creation . . . and Lincoln Electric

June 12, 2013

Cleveland – Six teams of creative thinkers. A city full of inspiration. One massive challenge: Create and bring to life an invention of the future in three days in the 2013 Red Bull Creation competition in New York. Lincoln Electric, the exclusive supplier of welding equipment, consumables and safety apparel for the contest, will help these out-of-the-box thinkers make it happen at the final... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Mi-T-M Announces New Compressor/Generator/Welder Model.

June 7, 2013

Powered by 688cc Honda OHV engine with electric start, Model AGW-SH22-20M combines cast iron 2-stage compressor, with 29.0 cfm rating; industrial 5,000 W generator, with AC output of 4,500 W and alternator wattage of 4,500 W; and 220 A arc welder. Frame features powder-coated, ASME-coded, 20 gal receiver tank; ¼ in. base plate; and 14 gauge, powder-coated, 4-piece belt guard. Other... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Wire accelerates single-pass, horizontal welding.

May 28, 2013

Specifically designed for welding on galvanized or thin-gauge steels, FabCOR® F6 operates with 75–95% argon/CO2 balanced shielding gas, resulting in welds with 76,000–76,500 psi tensile strength. Optimized arc characteristics result in consistent welds and gap-bridging capabilities, while low sub-surface porosity supports consistent weld quality. Available in 0.035, 0.039, and .045... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Halla Visteon Selects Wall Colmonoy to Supply Nicrobraz Paste for New Volkswagen 1.4 litre EGR

May 28, 2013

Wall Colmonoy Ltd. (UK) has been selected by Halla Visteon Climate Control Corporation, for the supply of Nicrobraz® 152 brazing paste for their new VW 1.4 litre Diesel Engine EGR. Specific car models for this engine include VW Polo, Seat and Skoda. This is expected to be an eight-year project, with two further HVCC VW EGR projects in the pipeline. Nicrobraz 152 brazing paste was developed for... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sciaky, Inc., Leading Provider of Large-Scale EB Welding Systems and Additive Manufacturing Solutions, Enters Partnership with EVOBEAM GmbH, Leading Provider of Small-Scale, High-Volume EB Welding Systems

May 28, 2013

Agreement between Sciaky and EVOBEAM offers manufacturers a wide range of EB welding options to meet nearly any requirement, from rapid production of small parts to building high-value, large-scale components   CHICAGO – Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and leading provider of additive manufacturing solutions, announced today that it has entered into a... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metso Valves Provide Long-lasting Control of Seawater for Sierra Gorda's Desert Mining Project in Chile

May 28, 2013

Sierra Gorda Sociedad Contractual Minera (SCM) has chosen Metso to supply state-of-the-art control and on/off valves to the Sierra Gorda copper/molybdenum mining project which is currently under construction in the Atacama Desert in Antofagasta region, North of Chile. The valves will be used to control the flow of process and make-up water for a variety of applications in the mine. The Atacama... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Henkel Products Receive Award Recognition

May 24, 2013

Winning LoctiteR Technologies for Industrial Bonding and Welding Rocky Hill, Conn, - Henkel Corporation has announced that two products in their LoctiteR line of adhesives, sealants and coatings have received gold level recognition as best new products of the year by New Equipment Digest in the annual King Awards competition. LoctiteR 3035T Polyolefin Bonder, an innovative two-part acrylic... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Enclosures Protect Cummins Standby Power Generating Stations at Oklahoma Water Treatment Plant

May 24, 2013

Hennig custom enclosures and fuel tanks provided for three Cummins 2MW generators at Broken Arrow, Oklahoma project for Cummins Southern Plains LLC  Machesney Park, Illinois - The City of Broken Arrow's only existing water treatment plant, erected in 1966, could no longer satisfy the needs of the 35,000 homes and businesses, requiring the City to purchase water from other facilities and nearby... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Packaging Products & Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Steel Core Plugs Assure Roll Protection

May 23, 2013

 Greenville, Wis. – Steel Plugs from Badger Plug range from 1" - 12" in diameter. Light and heavy duty plugs are available in both flange and flangeless models. Badger Plug offers a wide selection of steel core plugs along with other roll protection and suspension products, including plastic and wood core plugs, sleeve plugs, wooden end boards, plastic pad plugs, and a number of other... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Considerations When Investing in Duplex Stainless Steel Vessels or Tanks

May 21, 2013

Duplex stainless steel is a preferred metal for many of our customers working in the oil and gas sector, prized for its anti-corrosive nature and the combining characteristics of ferretic and austenitic stainless steel when welded correctly.  However, if welded incorrectly, the potential to form detrimental intermetallic phases drastically increases which could lead to catastrophic failure. In... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Iron Man 3 'Made Possible' with Lincoln Electric Equipment

May 20, 2013

Cleveland – Superhero inventor Iron Man is off on his latest adventure – with Lincoln Electric equipment by his side. Released on May 3, the hit Marvel® comics-inspired film - Iron Man 3 - features Lincoln Electric welding equipment, used by actor Robert Downey Jr.'s character, engineering genius Tony Stark/Iron Man, to fabricate his signature armored suit, various tools and weapons as he... Read More