Welding Machines & Welders

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Submerged Arc Welding System features portable design.

February 5, 2016

Built on mobile platform with fork pockets and caster wheels, self-contained SubArc Portable Welding System utilizes SubArc Digital Series power sources, including DC models from 650–1,250 A and AC/DC model offering 1,000–1,250 A. Positioning of weld head to point of weld is possible through integrated motorized column, manual telescoping boom, cross slides, and 360° column rotation. Motorized column provides 44 in. of vertical travel, while manual boom provides 31 in. of horizontal travel. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Laser Welding System welds clear-to-clear plastic.

January 28, 2016

Incorporating 2-micron laser, Laser Welding System allows clear-to-clear plastic welding without need of any laser absorbing additives. Beam delivery system integrates both programmable multi-axes servo gantry and scan head, supported by proprietary LaserLinQ™ software, which harmonizes action of both components moving beam. CCTV camera integrated within machine enables live weld preview on HMI screen and ability to directly monitor and record welding cycles for further analysis. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Welder and Feeder suit construction and shipbuilding markets.

January 20, 2016

Featuring CrossLinc™ Technology, Flextec 350X Multi-Process Welder and LN-25X Wire Feeder use proprietary communications protocol to transfer operator voltage adjustments at feeder to power source hundreds of feet away via copper weld cable. Flextec 350X is rated 300 A, 32 V at 100% duty cycle or 350 A, 34 V at 60% duty cycle. Featuring feed speed range of 50–700 ipm, LN-25X is rated 450 A at 60% duty cycle. Wire diameters range from .023–1/16 in. for GMAW wires and .030–5/64 in. for cored wires. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Services

Ultrasonic Weld Tool targets sophisticated medical applications.

December 29, 2015

Catering to medical device manufacturers, MEDIALOG welder meets requirements for ultrasonic assembly processes in sterile environments. Features include stainless steel, cleanroom-compatible surfaces as well as pneumatics and FSC (FDA System Component) operator interface. FSC meets FDA CFR 21 part 11 FDA requirements; includes complete documentation, including all actions performed by authorized users; and records time stamped audit trails. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Engine-Driven Welder/Generator includes Smart Feeder.

December 18, 2015

With addition of FieldPro™ Smart Feeder, Big Blue® 350 PipePro SF delivers up to 12 kW of single-phase power and can run conventional stick, DC TIG, FCAW, and MIG welding, as well as advanced Regulated Metal Deposition and pulsed MIG processes. Feeder brings complete control to welding operator at joint, optimizing uptime and simplifying parameter adjustments and process changeover. Utilizing standard weld cables, feeder can deliver RMD® and pulsed MIG welding up to 200 ft away from power source. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Welder/Generator employs EPA Tier 4 Final-compliant engine.

December 11, 2015

Powered by turbocharged, 4-cylinder, 48.9 hp, liquid-cooled engine, 600 A Big Blue® 600 Pro offers ability to use auxiliary power while welding. Machine provides up to 20,000 W continuous 3-phase power and 12,000 W continuous single-phase power and is designed for jobs that require high output for welding, gouging, and auxiliary power. Along with modular, 4 in., backlit electronic engine display, features include 120 V block heater and automatic glow plugs, and tailorable arc control. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Portable Wire Feeders reduce scrubbing with drive roll design.

December 2, 2015

With max load of 365 A @ 60% duty cycle, 23.4 x 8.5 x 12.8 in. Warrior® YardFeed 200 provides remote control of voltage and wire feed speed at feeder. Unit holds 8 in. dia spool of wire and runs from .023 in. solid wire to 1/16 in. Flux-Cored wires. Powered off welding arc, MobileFeed 301AVS 21 x 17 x 8 in. voltage-sensing feeder works with any CV or CC welding power supply, handles wire spools up to 12 in., and runs .023–5/64 in. dia wires. Duty cycle is 450 A @ 60%. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

CC/CV Welding System offers multi-process arc performance.

November 25, 2015

Accepting 4 and 8 in. diameter wire spools and running .023–.035 in. diameter wires, Rebel EMP 215ic provides industrial quality arc for MIG, flux-cored, Lift TIG, and Stick welding. Users can switch from 230 V to 120 V primary power by connecting supplied adapter plug. sMIG (smart MIG) function enables users to begin MIG welding just by setting metal thickness and wire diameter. Weighing 40 lb, portable unit features 5-handle roll cage and unibody construction. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Systems offer actionable insight via software.

November 19, 2015

Continuum™ MIG welder, Dynasty® 280 DX TIG welder, PipeWorx 400 welding system, and SubArc Digital series are available with active and passive welding information management software, Welding Intelligence™, that transforms data into insightful and actionable information. Insight Core™ monitors, collects, and transmits electronic weld data to any Web-connected device, whereas Insight Centerpoint™ provides real-time operator feedback and process control. Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Training System eliminates waste using virtual reality.

November 2, 2015

Without requiring metal or gas, VRTEX® Engage™ sets up anywhere to help educators train welders and engage students. Self-contained and portable virtual reality training solution, offering welding transfer modes that simulate short arc, spray, and pulse welding, addresses introductory welding curriculum and incorporates STEM features into learning process. Touchscreen monitor, virtual reality welding gun, tracking device, and work surface are contained in portable, hardshell carrying case. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Machine supports TIG and stick processes.

November 2, 2015

With Square Wave® TIG 200, users can perform AC TIG welding on aluminum and DC TIG welding on steel, stainless, and chrome-poly when precision and bead appearance are important. Users can also switch to stick welding when working with thicker materials or welding outdoors. TIG output range is 10-200 A when operating on 230 V input and 10-125 A when operating on 120 V input. Stick output ranges are 10-170 A and 10-90 A when operating on 230 V and 120 V input, respectively. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Graphics-Wrapped Engine-Driven Welder suits multiple processes.

October 20, 2015

Available with white tail camouflage graphics wrap and camouflage design, White Tail Camo™ Ranger® 250 GXT delivers 250 A for AC or DC stick and DC wire welding, including TIG, MIG, and flux-cored options. Welder is rated 250 A/25 V for AC, DC, and CV, and all outputs are rated at 100% duty cycle 104°F. With up to 10,000 W continuous AC generator power, machine produces single-phase AC power for other equipment; employs 23 hp Kohler® gasoline engine in enclosed case; and has 12 gal fuel tank. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Optics & Photonics

Auto-Darkening Filter promotes visibility for welders.

October 15, 2015

Equipped with optics that enhance detail, contrast, and color, Speedglas™ Auto-Darkening Filter (ADF) Kit 9100XXi improves experience for welders using 3M™ Speedglas Welding Helmet Series 9100. External grinding feature lets welders seamlessly switch into grinding mode. Also, welders can access 2 pre-set welding modes via external button on helmet's silver front panel; removal of safety gloves or helmet is not required. Grab and go feature automatically turns welding filter on to last setting.
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Welding Equipment & Supplies

Stick and TIG Welder increases accuracy with digital meter.

October 8, 2015

Stick- and TIG-capable CST™ 280 Series is available with optional digital meter, which promotes precise control when presetting monitoring welding amperage. Used for welding pipe and plate, this portable, 41 lb machine delivers up to 280 A output power and can be used on such difficult-to-run electrodes as E6010. Adaptive Hot Start™ for stick arc starts and Lift-Arc™ start for TIG welding are standard. Other features include voltage changeover switch and rack mountable design. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multi-Process Welder simplifies welding in harsh environments.

October 5, 2015

Offering facilitated setup and operation, Flextec® 500 is compatible with various wire-feeder types, including analog, digital, and across the arc, and delivers 5–500 A of inverter welding power. This 125 lb, IP23-rated welder, rated at 450 A, 38 V at 100% duty cycle and 500 A, 40 V at 60% duty cycle, delivers multi-process arc characteristics for stick, DC TIG, MIG, flux-cored, and arc gouging. Fully encapsulated electronics are environmentally protected.
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Welding Equipment & Supplies

TIG Welding Systems deliver up to 210 A of output power.

September 16, 2015

Featuring portable, stand-alone design that weighs 50 lb or less, Dynasty® 210 is AC/DC TIG/stick-capable and welds up to ¼ in. steel and aluminum in single pass, while DC TIG/stick-capable Maxstar® 210 welds up to ¼ in. steel in single pass. Both include standby power switch that lets user place machine into sleep mode when not in use. For upgrade flexibility, welders have front-panel memory card data port, allowing download of software updates. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Welding System generates 350 A at 100% duty cycle.

September 1, 2015

Offering optimized arc starts and arc stability, Continuum 350 features 2 welding processes. Versa-Pulse™ low-heat, low-spatter process delivers fast travel speeds for semi-automatic and automated welding on thin materials up to ¼ in. High-Deposition MIG process is intended for thicker materials and larger welds from 6–8 mm. Continuum 350 comes with Insight Core™ Internet-based welding information management system that monitors, collects, and transmits actionable data to Web-connected device. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

AC/DC TIG/STICK Welding Systems offer full digital control.

August 20, 2015

Portable, inverter-based welding systems ET 220i (29.5 lb) and ET 301i (35.9 lb) offer full digital control of TIG and Stick welding arc. Both units automatically accept single- or 3-phase, 50 or 60 Hz, 208–230 Vac or 460 Vac primary power (±15%). When connected to single-phase power, units offer max TIG output range of 5–200 A. On 3-phase power, ET 220i provides top TIG output of 220 A and Stick output of 170 A; respective values for ET 301i are 300 A and 200 A. Read More

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

Coil Unwinder/Straightener/Feeder handles high-strength materials.

August 13, 2015

SpaceMaster Series 4 combines unwinding, straightening, and feeding of coil stock into one piece of equipment that occupies 22 ft of floor space. While Feeder-Straightener features servo-actuated pilot release of upper straightener rolls, systems also feature tension-maintaining powered pull-off rolls. Products handle materials – CRS, HRS, AHSS, stainless, and aluminum – from .020–.40-in. thick and 12–72 in. wide and 10,000–60,000 lb coil weights. Press feeding speeds range from 70–80 spm. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Benchtop Welding Wire Feeder has heavy-duty design.

August 11, 2015

Featuring separate digital displays for voltage, wire feed speed, and amperage, Warrior® Feed 404 HD pays out .030–3/32 in. wire at speeds from 50–800 ipm. Drive roll design, combining 2 lower gear-driven rollers with 2 upper idler/smooth pressure rollers, minimizes scrubbing of wire, and debris generation. Along with Short Circuit Termination (SCT) technology, features include gas purge, wire inch, trigger lock, burnback, slow run-in speed, and ability to preset wire feed speed/voltage. Read More