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Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Two Kimberly-Clark Professional Products Recognized for Excellence

April 8, 2016

Jackson Safety Airmax Elite Powered Air Purifying Respirator and the Truesight II Auto-darkening Filter Welding Helmet Named Winners in Plant Engineering's 2015 Product of the Year Awards ROSWELL, Ga. – Kimberly-Clark Professional announced today that the Jackson Safety Airmax Elite Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) and the Truesight II Auto-Darkening Filter (ADF) Welding Helmet... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Filter promotes visibility for welders.

October 15, 2015

Equipped with optics that enhance detail, contrast, and color, Speedglas&trade; Auto-Darkening Filter (ADF) Kit 9100XXi improves experience for welders using 3M&trade; 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&#39;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.<br /> Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Vision Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Nozzle protects weld zone and laser beam delivery optics.

August 24, 2015

Enhancing laser welding abilities of 3- to 7-axis 795, 430 BD, and 430 Vera laser processing systems, SmartShield&trade; lens and nozzle assemblies protect against excessive oxidation in weld area. High-velocity gas barrier prevents metal sparks from weld zone contaminating protective lens cover slide, and cross-jet does not contaminate or otherwise interfere with welding shield gas. Focusing lens/shield gas assemblies can be changed to vary focused spot size or from welding to cutting or drilling. Read More

HVAC, Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Bernard and Tregaskiss to Showcase Products at FABTECH 2015 in Chicago

August 7, 2015

BEECHER, Ill./WINDSOR, Ontario. – Bernard and Tregaskiss have announced plans to attend FABTECH 2015 at McCormick Place in Chicago, November 9 to 12. To help companies improve productivity and quality, Bernard will showcase the latest in its semi-automatic MIG guns, fume extraction guns and consumables. Tregaskiss will feature its robotic MIG guns, peripherals and consumables. Both will share... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Orbital Welding Power Supply increases operational efficacy.

July 28, 2015

With lack of openings on top surface preventing small items from falling into printer/CPU section, M217 WDR incorporates 12.0 in. Hi-Res color touchscreen, 2 USB ports, and thermal printer. Connections are positioned to facilitate spacing for weld heads and accessories, and component layout facilitates service. Capable of 5&ndash;150 A of welding power and auto-switching between line voltages of 110 and 220 V, 100% duty cycle rated supply employs DC voltage supplies with MTBF of 100,000 hr. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

3D Scan System enables flexible seam width welding with zoom axis.

June 23, 2015

Managing laser fine-positioning for remote welding, intelliWELD II FT has integrated zoom axis that allows dynamic, step-less varying of spot size up to x1.5 accompanied by uniform intensity distribution. Scan head feature include sealed housing, encapsulated optical path, and replaceable protective window, and protective window monitoring is also standard. Galvanometer scanners minimize position drift, and optical components accommodate disc and fiber lasers with up to 8 kW power. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

West Air Gases and Equipment Comes Out with an All New Range of Specialty Gas Equipment

June 9, 2015

San Diego, California -- West Air Gases Equipment is one of the few companies that have been providing Americans with high quality welding supplies & equipment since the 1970s. Being a completely family owned business, they take pride in servicing their customers and providing them with affordable products that offer complete value of money. The four decades of experience in manufacturing... 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

HVAC, Waste Handling Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

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

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Welding Goggles feature extreme low-profile design.

April 10, 2015

With low profile design, Weld-Mask&trade; 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

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

Linde Canada to Demonstrate Welding Effectiveness of Equipment and Gases at MetalWorking Manufacturing and Production Expo

April 8, 2015

WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Metal fabricators attending this year's MetalWorking, Manufacturing Production Expo, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, looking for increased welding quality and productivity, as well as improved safety, are invited to visit with Linde Canada experts who will be demonstrating the company's extensive line of shielding gases, hard goods, machines and safety products. ... 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

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Training System advances students' welding skills.

February 17, 2015

Featuring advanced motion-tracking technology, LiveArc&trade; 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

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Valley Air Supply offers GreenCut Plasma

January 27, 2015

Valley Air Supply, Alabama-based distributor of industrial, medical and specialty gases along with welding, industrial and safety supplies and equipment, starts offering LubeCorp's GreenCut Plasma Arc Water-Table Fluid used as a treatment for water tables in CNC plasma arc cutting systems. GreenCut Plasma is a SAFE, biodegradable treatment that prevents corrosion, bacteria growth, foaming,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

ESAB to Sponsor 2015 Nitto King of the Hammers

January 21, 2015

Florence, SC – ESAB Welding Cutting Products is proud to be the official welding sponsor of the 2015 Nitto King of the Hammers, a grueling off-road race that combines high-speed desert racing and rock crawling in a 165-mile course set in Johnson Valley, CA.  A full week of racing will start on Sunday, February 1, 2015 with more than 300 teams competing before more than 35,000 fans in person... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MIG Welding Consumables Platform keeps contact tips cooler.

December 2, 2014

Extending consumable parts life, Velocity&trade; 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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Roberts Oxygen Starts Distributing LubeCorp's GreenCut Plasma

November 28, 2014

Roberts Oxygen, a leading distributor of compressed, medical and specialty gases, welding equipment in the US Mid-Atlantic Region, starts distributing LubeCorp's GreenCut Plasma Arc Water-Table Fluid used as a treatment for CNC plasma arc cutting systems. This is a natural fit for both companies and Roberts Oxygen joins a growing list of compressed gases distributors reselling GreenCut... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments, Welding Equipment & Supplies

MATHESON Introduces Industrial Gas Apparatus Products

November 26, 2014

Basking Ridge, NJ – MATHESON has rolled out new industrial gas apparatus products as part of their exclusive MATHESON Select® line of welding accessories, safety supplies, welding tools, and filler metals. The products are stocked in MATHESON stores from coast-to-coast. The new lineup of MATHESON Select® products showcases pre-configured outfits for Oxy-Acetylene cutting and heating. Also... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Services, Software, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Airgas' Advanced Fabrication Technologies Group to Exhibit at FABTECH 2014

November 12, 2014

Company Experts to Discuss and Demonstrate New Products, Solutions, and Technologies RADNOR, PA – Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), one of the nation's leading suppliers of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, as well as welding gases, consumables, and equipment, and related products, today announced that its Advanced Fabrication Technologies group will attend and exhibit at FABTECH 2014... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets weigh just 13 oz.

October 17, 2014

Featuring face forming design for optimized airflow, Freedom 180 and Blaze 180 are equipped with adjustable auto-darkening filter that operates from shade 9 to shade 13. Electronic ADF offers adjustable sensitivity and delay settings, complemented by power-saving, fully automatic power on/off function. Designed with wrap-around shade for 180° field of vision, Freedom 180 Model has stars and stripes graphics, while Blaze 180 Model incorporates bright orange and yellow flames. Read More