Welding Supplies & Accessories

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Aluminum Welding Wire feeds smoothly, does not produce shavings.

May 12, 2015

Available as standard in 1/16 and 3/64 in. dia, SuperGlaze® HD delivers steady wire feed from payoff to arc and eliminates wire shavings for uniform and uninterrupted weld. Elimination of shavings from feeding process also reduces gun chatter and burnbacks. Suitable areas of use include heavy-duty applications where wire feeding can prove challenging and arc performance is critical. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Butterfly Valve meets variety of process application needs.

May 12, 2015

Offering selection of disk seals, actuator designs, and material combinations, Fisher® 8590 meets plant-wide throttling and on-off requirements. Several dynamic disk seals are available to meet temperature conditions ranging from low-to-moderate up to 1,000°F. Pressure-assisted design provides tight bidirectional shutoff. Utilizing lugged body design across CL600 size range of NPS3–NPS24, valve can incorporate splined shaft that accepts either spring-and-diaphragm or pneumatic piston actuator. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Arc-Stable Stainless Steel Electrode reduces burn-through.

May 5, 2015

Due to its stable arc characteristics, Select 430LCb-Mod promotes accelerated travel speeds with reduced burn-through and spatter. Chrome content, combined with stabilization from niobium and titanium, provides heat and corrosion resistance similar to base materials which are welded. Available in .045, .052, and 1/16 in. dia, this metal cored, ferritic electrode also handles poor fit-up and gaps, is enhanced for weld applicability, and fosters welding of thinner materials. Read More

HVAC, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Cartridge Dust Collector operates at 800 cfm.

April 29, 2015

Featuring compact 8 ft³ design, SideKick BT Series can remove fumes and dust from up to 2 workstations with no venting required. System features polyamide impeller for quiet operation, reverse pulse filter cleaning, and minihelic differential pressure filter gauge. Powered by 1.5 hp, 110 V single-phase TEFC motor, SideKick BT Series can be direct-piped or used with moveable extraction arms. It can also be wall mounted or free standing, accommodating space-restricted workstations. Read More

Waste Handling Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies, HVAC

Extraction/Filtration Systems remove fumes, dust, smoke.

April 17, 2015

Able to be flexibly adapted to various process conditions, ULT 1500 and ULT 2500 remove and filter hazardous substances in dust, laser fume, and welding smoke. Geometry of conic filter cartridges increases filter performance and cleanability, and dust deposits are collected directly in 70 l removal container for low-contamination disposal. Rotary nozzle dedusting reduces compressed air consumption, and filtered air can be fed back to working area to avoid heat loss. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Safety & Security Equipment

Welding Goggles feature extreme low-profile design.

April 10, 2015

With low profile design, Weld-Mask™ Auto-Darkening Goggles allow welding in restricted spaces where traditional helmets would be limited. Tight fitting eye covering blocks out light from welding or cutting arc, while flame-retardant head cover provides protection against UV/IR rays and light spatter. Available with shade numbers of 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, and 13, goggles provide 1,000 hr of battery life. Two sensors and switching speed of 1/15,000 seconds ensure consistent protection. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmet reduces operator eye strain.

April 7, 2015

With optical class of 1/1/1/1 according to EN 379, 18 oz Aristo® Tech HD optimizes weld clarity and weld pool definition to help operators achieve accurate results. Features such as X-TIG mode, which uses electromagnetic arc sensors, and grind mode, which is suited for grinding as well as plasma and oxy-fuel cutting, are complemented by digital lens technology that gives welder full control to adjust shade (5–13), sensitivity, and delay settings. LCD lens offers 3.9 x 2.4 in. viewing area. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Respirators help maintain compliant environment.

April 2, 2015

Offering 95% filtration of airborne particles, N95 Disposable Respirator features flame-retardant outer layer that protects welding operators in environments where sparks and spatter could come in contact with mask. Reusable LPR-100 Half Mask Respirator, with pleated filter design, provides 99.97% filtration of airborne particles. Both types include Nuisance Level OV Relief filters for removal of Organic Vapors, and non-return exhaust valve that reduces heat build-up and user fatigue. Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Non-Industrial Products

Robotics Platform aids education and workforce development.

March 26, 2015

Designed specifically for classrooms, robotics labs, and robotics training centers, STEM Robotics Platform features aluminum extruded cart that is modular and lightweight. Suite of fully integrated academic tools includes Yaskawa Motoman’s web-based curriculum, offline modeling and programming tools, and STEM-aligned activity template. Available for material handling and welding, platforms use robots that are speed-limited for student safety. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Gas Shut-Off Valve targets small residential gas meters.

March 17, 2015

Operated by low-energy DC motor that delivers high level of intrinsic safety, GML Linear Valve is designed with aerodynamic geometry to minimize flow resistance, resulting in extremely low pressure drop for optimized gas grid efficiency. With energy level far below regulatory safety level, DC motor negates need for added protection circuit and eliminates possibility of electronic component failure. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

Stainless Steel Electrode welds thin exhaust components.

March 4, 2015

Designed for automotive applications that use thin materials, Select FP 439Ti can weld aluminized or other coated components on ~0.8 mm material with no burn through. Metal cored ferritic stainless steel electrode provides stable spray arc over broad range of current and voltage settings with emphasis on low heat input. Available in .035, .045, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select FP 439Ti is suitable for welding manifolds, catalytic converters, and exhaust tubing. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Training System advances students' welding skills.

February 17, 2015

Featuring advanced motion-tracking technology, LiveArc™ System provides students with immediate feedback. Reality-based training system is also available with welding positioning arm for training in out-of-position applications. Using this option, instructors can expand assignments beyond flat/horizontal welding parameters, empowering students to master more advanced welding skills, first in simulation mode and then with live arc. In addition, LEDs on SmartGun optimize sensing ability. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Electronic Components & Devices, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Spatter-Free Electrode welds zinc galvanized, primer coated steel.

February 9, 2015

Available in .035, .045, and 1/16 in. dia, Select 70C-6 ZN consists of carbon steel, composite metal cored electrode that carries E70C-6M-H4 classification per AWS A5.18. Wire provides stable arc with fine spray transfer that produces spatter-free welds at travel speeds to 80 ipm with optimized sidewall fusion. Also, arc stability through both standard CV and pulse parameters enables welding over zinc galvanized and coated carbon steels. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Wire features low manganese emissions.

January 21, 2015

With low manganese levels, FabCOR Element 70C6 helps companies conform to strict environmental regulations. When paired with 75/25 argon and carbon dioxide shielding gas mixture, wire offers 2.0 mL of diffusible hydrogen per 100 g of weldment. Operating with 90/10 shielding, gas blend yields ≤ 4.0 mL of hydrogen per 100 g of weldment. Available in diameters of 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in., FabCOR Element 70C6 simplifies silicon removal and is suited for single- or- multi-pass welding. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Composite Metal Cored Electrode welds aluminized material.

January 8, 2015

Intended for welding of ferritic stainless steel, particularly on thin section, aluminized material, Select FP 409Ti comes in .045 in. dia and provides stable spray arc over diverse current/voltage settings with minimal spatter and no burn-through on thin material. Titanium acts as stabilizing agent to provide oxidation and corrosion resistance. Furthermore, resistance to sensitization reduces chances of stress corrosion cracking when welding over lubricants, oils, and other hydrocarbons. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Fasteners & Hardware

MIG Welding Consumables Platform keeps contact tips cooler.

December 2, 2014

Extending consumable parts life, Velocity™ platform features contact tips with shielding gas ports that keep tip 30% cooler. Gas porting in contact tip, coupled with all-copper conductive path with fewer connections, promotes electrical and thermal conductivity, while running temperature of contact tip reduces ability for spatter to stick. Thread-less, drop-in contact tips can be exchanged without tools, and design employs heat-treated, stainless threaded sleeve. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmet integrates air purifying respirator.

December 2, 2014

VIKING™ PAPR (Powered Air Purifying Respirator) 3350 draws air from environment through HEPA filter located on belt and delivers filtered air in breathing zone within 3350 Series auto-darkening welding helmet. Offering dual airflow speed, product is powered via battery capable of sustaining operation through full 8 hr shift without interruption. Adjustable baffling system inside helmet directs airflow away from eyes to avoid dryness, while helmet and belt pack allow unrestricted movement. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Machinery & Machining Tools

Multi-Process Welding Lathe features PLC-based controls.

November 11, 2014

Capable of sub arc, open arc, and gas-shielded welding using single torch, Multi-Process Horizontal Lathe is suited for users that remanufacture slab caster rolls, shell rolls, and mandrel bars. Onboard second torch is provided for bore welding down to 4 in. ID. With adaptive spindle speed compensation, operators do not need to adjust wire-feed speed or spindle speed to accommodate change in diameter. Machine includes 12 in. color HMI and open-naming convention for part configuration storage. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Flux-Cored Wires enable welding in all positions.

November 10, 2014

Designed for welding low-alloy, high-strength steels such as 4130, Dual Shield II 4130 SR is suited for offshore oil and gas topsides requiring corrosion resistance. Dual Shield II 70-Ni1 H4, designed for use under 75% Ar/25% CO2 gas protection, provides low-temperature toughness in as-welded and stress-relieved conditions. Wire produces diffusible hydrogen levels lower than 4 ml/100 g and resists stress corrosion cracking. Both produce weld bead with almost no ripple and very little spatter. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Robotics

Arc Welding Robot reduces need for tracks via extended reach.

November 7, 2014

Available in floor-, wall-, or ceiling-mounted configurations, MA3120 has 6 kg payload, 3,121 mm horizontal reach, and ±0.15 mm repeatability. Integrated through-arm cabling eliminates cable interference, and through hole wrist diameter facilitates integration of pull-torches or welding sensors. While welding utilities can be routed through robot base, wire feeder mounts to upper arm. Other features include Yaskawa Motoman DX200 controller and Functional Safety Unit (FSU). Read More