Welding Equipment & Supplies

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Gas Shut-Off Valves work with pre-paid gas meters.

Jul 22, 2013

With patented ball valve technology, Saia-GMP Shut-Off Valves have zero pressure drop, resulting in optimized grid efficiency. Low discharging current doubles battery life and operating cycles. Designed to meet EN 60079-11 for intrinsic safety and ATEX zone 1 and 2 compliance, valves are available with optional valve position sensing and customization for any meter configuration. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Meta Leads the Way in Friction Stir Welding

Jul 18, 2013

Laser tracking equipment manufactured by Meta Vision Systems is being integrated into the latest generation of friction stir welding (FSW) machines built by PTG Heavy Industries at its Elland factory in West Yorkshire. As a result, the internationally successful Powerstir FSW machine range may now be controlled automatically, without the need for accurate fixtures. Several Powerstir machines have... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Bernard to Showcase MIG Guns, Accessories and Online Configurators at FABTECH 2013

Jul 18, 2013

BEECHER, Ill. — Bernard announced that it plans to attend FABTECH 2013 at McCormick Place in Chicago, November 18 to 21. The company will showcase its MIG and FCAW guns and accessories at booth N836, which it will share with Tregaskiss and Miller Electric Mfg. Co.  The company will also have Bernard experts available to answer product and welding questions related to the fabrication, heavy... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Automated Plasma Power Sources offer flexibility, reliability.

Jul 12, 2013

Ultra-Cut® XT Series delivers ISO Class 3 or better cuts on any material from gauge to 2 in. thick, reducing bevel and need for post-cut finishing in automated plasma cutting. On non-ferrous materials, unit produces optimal cut quality using Water Mist Secondary (WMS™) process. Power supplies, able to cut 1 in. thick steel at 80 ipm and 2 in. thick steel at 30 ipm, use HeavyCut™... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tregaskiss to Display Robotic MIG Guns, Peripherals and Consumables at FABTECH 2013

Jul 12, 2013

WINDSOR, Ontario — Tregaskiss will attend FABTECH 2013, November 18 to 21 at the McCormick Place in Chicago, sharing booth N836 with Bernard and Miller Electric Mfg. Co. There, it will display its latest robotic MIG guns, consumables and peripherals designed to maximize productivity and quality in the automotive, heavy equipment, fabrication and manufacturing industries. Included in the new... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Guns handle light- to medium-duty welding applications.

Jul 12, 2013

Suitable for light fabrication, repairs, or hobby welding, TGX™ Semi-Automatic MIG Gun is available with two different handle sizes. TGX XL Gun features standard handle size and includes 300 and 400 A models, while TGX XS Gun has smaller handle and includes 180, 260, and 300 A models. Both air-cooled styles feature polymer-armored neck with thick copper wall and conductor tube interior to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Nickel Alloy Electrode withstands rigorous environments.

Jul 10, 2013

Designed to tackle critical welding applications in demanding environments, SelectAlloy 182-AP produces uniform, well washed beads with minimal weaving, low spatter, and optimized slag peeling. Gas-shielded, flux cored, all position wire offers resistance to hot cracking, corrosion, and oxidation. Available in .045 and 1/16 in. diameters, ENiCrFe-3 class electrode is suitable for welding in... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-Cored Wire creates low-hydrogen welds in pipelines.

Jul 09, 2013

Designed for overmatch welding on API 5L Grade X80 steel pipelines, Fabshield® X90 ensures welds remain ductile and resist cracking with low-temperature impacts. Diffusible hydrogen designation of 6.2 mL/100 g of weldment further minimizes chance of cracking. Available in 5/64 in. diameter, wire operates on DCEN, requires no shielding gas, and features fast-freezing slag for consistent... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Servos Improve Resistance Welding Quality and Speed

Jul 09, 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.

Jul 08, 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.

Jun 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

Jun 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.

Jun 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.

Jun 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

Jun 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

Jun 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

Jun 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.

Jun 07, 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