Connectors & Clamps

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Boiler Tube Joint Alignment Tool helps minimize weld failure.

July 28, 2016

Made of precision machined high strength steel, Esco HOG TIE® Boiler Tube Weld Alignment Clamp rapidly and accurately aligns boiler tube ends to minimize risk of failure from misalignment when welding water wall boiler tubes. One side has 2 through-holes and other has threaded inserts which accept 2 bolts that draw them together, exposing tube ends for tack welding before removal to finish entire tube joint weld. Clamp is available in 7 sizes for tube from 1.75–3.25 in. O.D. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Modular Clamp bends to hold parts at any angle.

September 24, 2014

Fully articulated and adjustable, Third Hand Modular Clamp holds parts at any position for hands-free access while user tack welds, cuts, grinds, sands, or paints. Two smooth ball joints allow user to rotate clamp arm 360° and bend arm to any position. Clamp position is securely locked and unlocked with turn of socket head cap screws. Measuring 1 ½ in wide, portable clamp has universal C-Clamp base with 2 in. opening for mounting on any flat, square, or angled surface. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Clips and Clamps meet high-amperage requirements.

June 27, 2014

Available in black or red with heavy-duty, glass-filled polyamide handle and glass-filled nylon body, High-Amperage Clips include 300 A battery Model BU102B and kelvinized Model BU102BK as well as 400 A Model BU102W for grounding of welding equipment during operation. BU-102B clips feature serrated jaws, created from stamped 100% copperplate, while BU-102W jaws are machined from 100% copper slugs with serrated teeth. Each bus bar within clips ensures effective heat dissipation. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Push-Pull Welding Systems target specific industries.

June 6, 2014

In addition to Magnum® PRO AL air-cooled push-pull gun and aluminum drive roll kits, multi-process POWER MIG® 350MP Trailer Manufacturing One-Pak™ includes SuperGlaze 5356 TM™ 3/64 in. diameter MIG wire specifically developed for aluminum trailer manufacturing industry. Another One-Pak® package, specifically targeted toward aluminum automotive collision repair and fabrication, has same components but includes SuperGlaze 5554 3/64 in. diameter MIG wire instead. Read More

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

Lincoln Electric Brings a Complete Orbital TIG Solution to Weld Various Pipe and Tube Sizes and Applications

May 20, 2014

New clamp-on style weld heads and off-board feeders expand the orbital system for welding smaller-diameter pipe and tube Cleveland– The Lincoln Electric Company is bringing welding operators in refineries, power generation and pressure vessels a single system solution for welding various pipe and tube sizes with the new HELIX C450 and C663 weld heads. With these orbital TIG (gas tungsten...Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Ground Clamps are designed to meet electrical industry demands.

April 22, 2014

Accommodating electrical industry needs, UL-Listed and CSA-Certified Type GPL U-Bolt Ground Clamps are available for pipe, rod, rebar, and fence posts. Spacer is designed to optimize available positive contact area, and clamps rotate 90° for installation flexibility. Products are suitable for direct burial in earth or concrete. Read More

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

Compact Pin Clamp supports small part location and clamping.

March 7, 2014

Suitable for robot end effector welding applications, Model PCT features gapless, dual-finger design that provides linear non-toggle clamp action, clamping multiple parts within 7 mm range. Unit is available with 12–16 mm diameter pins for 2-way or 4-way locating, and bullet or low-profile nose styles. Pin is self-contained in cartridge that is replaceable in field. Steel and aluminum bronze backups are offered in various sizes. Read More

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

Clamping Squares work with modular welding tables.

February 10, 2014

Designed for use with BuildPro Modular Welding Tables, BuildPro 4-Face Malleable Cast Iron Clamping Squares feature total of 26 mounting holes over 3 surfaces for unlimited fixturing options. Mounting holes can be used to stop, locate, clamp, or square up stock at 90°. Available in left and right facing models, squares have slim, space-saving profile and extra long mounting slot that allows for adjustable mounting and can accommodate 2 mounting bolts for greater stability. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Pipe Welding Alignment Clamps cover 3/4 to 12 in. pipe range.

January 13, 2014

Respectively covering 1–3 in., 2–6 in., and 6–12 in. pipe size ranges, models INT 1-3, INT 2-6, and INT 6-12 feature heavy-duty, forged steel design with electroplating for rust and spatter resistance. Design accelerates alignment of different sizes of pipe with one clamp and will withstand years of heavy field use. 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

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

Welding Equipment & Supplies

P-F Weld & Work Clamp Makes Impossible Pulls Possible

September 10, 2012

WEST BOYLSTON, MA - Porter-Ferguson's Weld & Work(TM) Multi-Angle Swiveling Clamp makes it easy for auto body technicians to clamp or hold difficult pulls - even those previously thought impossible. The Weld & Work Clamp is a two-part assembly consisting of a body and a heat-treated forged alloy steel pull ring. The ring moves freely in the body's contoured dovetail channel allowing in-line...Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Bridge Clamp connects multiple systems to same grounding rod.

August 16, 2012

Utilizing 4 terminal points for connecting multiple grounding and bonding conductors in conjunction with electrical GEC to ground rod, Mighty-Bond® (IGBC-063) provides electrical intersystem bonding of cable/TV, telephone, and data communications systems. Intersystem bonding device is UL-Listed for ½ and 5/8 in. ground rods and meets NEC Article 250.94 requirements. Ground rod bridge clamp is manufactured with corrosion-resistant brass body and comes with stainless steel screws. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Rotary Internal Ground Clamp suits pipe welding applications.

April 17, 2012

With positive ground and firm hold, Rotary Internal Ground Clamp keeps ground wire stationary as pipe rotates in welding applications. Brass product, able to be used horizontally or vertically with manual, semi-automatic, or fully automatic welding applications, has 3 mandrels that provide contact to pipe ID. C-type rotary ground incorporates stationary and movable contact plate that rotates 360°, positive anti-arc bearings take loads up to 500 A. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Pipe Clamp secures pipe and fittings to pipe stands.

November 29, 2011

Designed to secure ¾-6 in. diameter pipe to standard vee head pipe stands, Hold-E steel frame pipe clamp is equipped with quick release button that allows welder to open and close gripping arms in seconds. After positioning ram, few turns of feed screw secures pipe or tubing to jack stand. Measuring 10.31 x 2.12 x 15.75 in. in stored position, clamp is suitable for holding pipe during flange fit-up or when fabricating pipe with branches. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

J.W. Winco Offers New Line of Compact, Pneumatic Power Clamps

June 18, 2008

NEW BERLIN, WI -- J. W. Winco, Inc., a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it is now the exclusive North American distributor for Misati, S.L. , an ISO 9001 and RoHS compliant European manufacturer of a new generation of Fastening and Transfer Press Clamps and Accessories. These patented, smaller profile, high clamping force, super-efficient clamps are a...Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

New Tweco Professional Magswitch Ground Clamp Works for Pipe and Plate

March 6, 2007

St. Louis, MO (February 12, 2007) - Tweco, the leading innovator in MIG gun technologies, has taken a familiar product - the magnetic ground clamp - and incorporated features that matter most to welders. Available at an everyday lower price, the new clamp design offers a universal style suitable for pipe and plate, whereas previous designs were either for plate or pipe. The new design...Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Pin Locating Clamp suits hard-to-reach welding applications.

May 4, 2006

Series PLM, available in pin sizes 13, 16, 20, and 25 mm, is pneumatically powered actuator that locates, clamps, and supports parts in welding applications. Clamp mounts to robots and is fully enclosed to provide protection against weld slag and other contaminants. Built-in locking mechanism holds panel in place and standard manual unlock allows part retrieval if air pressure is lost or removed. Part support height adjusts with NAAMS(TM) shims. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Clamp is rated 500 A at 60% duty cycle.

March 30, 2006

Designed to solve problem of inadequate grounding of weld arc, Ground Hog prevents current restriction by combining large copper contact point with clamping pressure, facilitating transfer of electrical current in full circuit. To further ensure complete arc, Ground Hog controls electrical current by isolating contact surface and transfer to cable connection. Clamping force is 465 lb using Strong Hand® Plier or 1,000 lb using Strong Hand® Sliding Arm Clamp. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Grounding Clamp protects items against static build-up.

November 17, 2005

Designed for hazardous areas, Bond-Rite(TM) clamp protects against static electricity build-up in mobile or portable equipment. It creates and continuously monitors low-resistance connection to ground, providing visual verification through flashing LED indicator. Tungsten carbide teeth and clamping action penetrate insulating layers as well as built-up paint, resins, and adhesives. Intrinsically safe body, made of 316L stainless steel, is dust and water tight. Read More