Welding Contact Tips

Fasteners & Hardware, Welding Equipment & Supplies

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... Read More

Green & Clean, Welding Equipment & Supplies

ESAB Announces New Environmentally-Friendly Copper Finish for Oxweld® Series Cutting Tips

October 20, 2014

Florence, SC -- ESAB's Global Center of Excellence for Gas Apparatus in Florence, South Carolina announces a new copper finish for its OXWELD® Series of high-performance acetylene, alternate fuel, specialty cutting and Steel Industry Products tips included in its gas apparatus product line. In support of its commitment to environmental responsibility, ESAB will no longer chrome plate... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Rolling Tote assists HVAC and plumbing professionals.

January 13, 2011

Mounted on rollers, TurboTorch Tote features telescopic pull handle that allows owner to roll heavy bag filled with acetylene B tank and equipment. Tote is constructed with wide stable base, metal framework, and multiple pockets to hold alloys, tips, and handles. Metal sleeve provides hot tip storage, while adjustable strap secures tote in vehicle. Tote comes as kit with tote case, self-lighting... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tregaskiss Upgrades TOUGH LOCK Contact Tip System with New Technology

September 28, 2009

WINDSOR, Ontario - September 16, 2009 - Adding to its already high-performing TOUGH LOCK(TM) Contact Tip System, Tregaskiss has upgraded the design of its TOUGH LOCK Retaining Heads. At no additional cost to its customers, the TOUGH LOCK Retaining Heads now feature Tregaskiss' Dual Taper Technology - a second rear taper between the gooseneck and the contact tip. This design further improves... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Contact Tips minimize arc start failures.

August 5, 2009

Designed for use on TOUGH GUN(TM) Robotic MIG Guns, SURESTART(TM) Contact Tips are available for multiple wire diameters ranging from .030 to .052 in. Units help prevent early, unexpected burn backs in robotic welding applications. Dual lead-thread design allows tips to be rotated 180° to create new wear surface and extend life. Tips are especially beneficial for applications with high volume... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tregaskiss to Showcase TOUGH Products at Western Manufacturing Technology Show & Conference 2009

May 1, 2009

WINDSOR, Ontario. April 27, 2009- Recognizing manufacturers need long-lasting, cost-saving welding products-especially during these tough economic times-Tregaskiss will showcase its innovative MIG welding guns and consumables at the Western Manufacturing Technology Show & Conference 2009 (WMTS), June 16 to 18 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The company will share Booth #2044 with other companies... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Contact Tips reduce consumable changeover downtime.

October 29, 2008

Compatible with semi-automatic and robotic TOUGH GUN(TM) MIG Guns, TOUGH LOCK(TM) Contact Tip System acts as common consumable platform to help minimize inventory for companies that manage manual and automated welding operations. Precision-machined tips ensure exact tolerances and optimal bore finish that supports consistent welding quality. Featuring dual-lead thread design, tips can be rotated... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

New Smith Equipment Products to be Featured at 2006 Fabtech International/AWS Welding Show

August 31, 2006

WATERTOWN, SD., August 2, 2006-Smith Equipment will showcase its latest products at the Fabtech International/AWS Welding Show in Atlanta, October 31 to November 2, in Booth 24040. New products on display include the company's Optimizer(TM) Anti-Surge Flowmeter Regulators, Thermite Heating Tips and Silverline Specialty Gas Regulators. Also to be showcased are Smith's Gas Axe cutting torches, Gas... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Contact Tips suit robotic applications.

June 9, 2006

Available in various materials, MIG Welding Contact Tips minimize wear characteristics, extending life beyond that of standard copper alloys. Series incorporates Ag alloy tip that offers conductivity rates up to 98%, minimizing arc start failure and spatter at work area. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Consumables reduce down time in MIG applications.

July 2, 2003

Centerfire® contact tips drop in gas diffuser and are locked in place by tightening nozzle. They do not require tools to change, and, when coupled with correct nozzle, stay fixed either flush with end of nozzle, at 1/8 in. recess, or 1/4 in. recess. Large diameter bases and tapered seats increase electrical conductivity and heat transfer. Hand tightened nozzles come with built in spatter... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Tips increase operator efficiency.

May 3, 2002

TurboTorch(R) Extreme(R) Acetylene Tips get hotter and perform faster than other tips for plumbing and HVAC/R applications. Extreme swirl combustion technology uses acetylene/air mixtures to generate combustion flame, reducing brazing time and associated wait time. Read More