Welding Tools

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

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™ 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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

FCAW-G Electrode is designed for shipbuilding.

August 4, 2015

With minimal spatter and fume generation rates, UltraCore® HD Marine gas-shielded, flux-cored wire electrode enables flat bead shape when welding at high deposition rates in all positions. Consumable meets such shipbuilding standards as ABS, DNV, LR, and BV and comes in 15 lb spool package that facilitates handling and fosters mobility. Along with deposition rates up to 12 lb/hr out-of-position, features include arc stability with 100% CO2 shielding gas. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Flux-Cored Wire provides low-temperature impact toughness.

June 29, 2015

Offered in 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in. dia, FabCO® 812-Ni1M wire can be used for all-position welding in single- or multi-pass applications. Low alloy wire, operating with shielding gas blend of 70%–80% argon and balance of CO2, creates welds with tensile strength of 93,000 psi and yield strength of 80,000 psi. Meeting NACE requirements, wire creates weld deposit containing <1% nickel and <248 HV10 hardness. Product exhibits minimized diffusible hydrogen levels and moisture pickup. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Non-Industrial Products

Hot Work Pad features modular, customizable construction.

June 24, 2015

Composed of fiberglass insulation mat between 2 layers of fiberglass fabric that is coated with specially formulated black silicone compound, 3-in-1 Fire Quilt™ can be used as FM-Approved curtain, blanket, or pad when welding, grinding, or brazing. Each 4 x 4 ft pad comes with grommets on one side for hanging for vertical work. Reusable and transportable, product repels water, grease, and dirt and is approved for all hot work in accordance with NFPA 51B requirements. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Stick Electrodes suit vertical-down pipe welding.

June 10, 2015

Intended for use on 70–90 ksi pipe, Pipeliner® LH-D 80, 90, and 100 Stick Electrodes have durable coating that stays intact without breaking during shipping and in use. SMAW electrodes meet H4R low hydrogen and moisture resistant requirements. Suitable for welders of all experience levels, electrodes exhibit optimized puddle control and no spill at bottom of pipe. Products are Q2 lot controlled and tested with actual deposit composition and mechanical properties for each lot. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Hardsurfacing Electrode maintains sharp edges.

June 5, 2015

Intended for welding components required to maintain sharp edge, SelectWear M7 offers high hardness (2 layers – RC60-65) with balanced abrasion and impact resistance. Deposit is magnetic, will not cross check, and is not readily machinable. Available in .035, .045, 1/16, 7/64, and 1/8 in. dia, this iron-based, martensitic, high-molybdenum, high-speed, tool steel alloy electrode can be used for welding on hot and cold dies, shear blades, tire shredders, and cutting/shaving knives. Read More

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

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

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

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

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, 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

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Welding Wire helps optimize worker safety.

October 27, 2014

Developed in response to EPA regulations and guidelines from ACGIH for manganese exposure limits, Coreweld C6 LF has 50% less manganese content and is designed to reduce manganese levels in welding fumes when compared to standard metal-cored electrodes of same classification. Product offers consistent arc stability, low spatter, and good bead shape. With low diffusible hydrogen level, wire helps avoid hydrogen-induced cold cracking in welding of high strength steel. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Wires maintain strength after stress-relief hold.

October 22, 2014

Hobart® FabCOR® 4130 SR gas-shielded, metal-cored wire and Hobart SubCOR® 4130 SR metal-cored, submerged-arc welding electrode maintain mechanical properties, such as hardness, during extended periods of stress relief. While deposition rates help increase travel speed and productivity, weld deposit strength and chemistry versatility suit joining and repair applications with various materials. Products are intended for use with DCEP polarity and serve single- and multi-pass welding applications. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Flux Cored Electrode welds plates with surface contaminants.

October 13, 2014

Available in 3/32 in. dia, Select 70CRP is suited for welding automatic or semi-automatic fillet welds on ship panels, barges, or any structural plate that has been coated with rust-preventive primer or non-coated plate that has rusted. Formulation of this flux cored, carbon steel electrode enables welding on primer and rust with minimal porosity/blowholes. Additionally, wire delivers smooth arc characteristics, minimal spatter, and optimized slag removal. Read More