Press Release Summary:
Suited for PE, PP, and PVDF pipes, Hurner Electrofusion Welding Unit includes intuitive user menu, LCD display, electrodes, and bar scanning probe that automatically sets up welding parameters and identifies pipe, fittings, and welder. Unit monitors welding process to detect errors such as heater coil shorts or power supply failure, and can record up to 1,800 welds in memory. Operating on 110/230 V, welder handles pipe fittings up to 28 in. dia.
Original Press Release:
Electrofusion Welding Unit Monitors and Records Welding Process
A new electrofusion welder for PE, PP, and PVDF pipes that automatically sets up the welding parameters and monitors and records the welding process is being introduced by Malcom Company, Inc. of Tiverton, Rhode Island.
The Hurner Electrofusion Welding Unit is designed for PE, PP, and PVDF pipes and includes an intuitive user menu, large LCD display, electrodes, and a bar scanning probe that automatically sets up welding parameters and identifies the pipe, fittings, and welder. Ideally suited for use in tight spaces, it monitors the welding process to detect errors such as heater coil shorts or power supply failure, and can record up to 1,800 welds in memory.
Capable of generating several reports including commission number, two user defined comment fields, pipe and fitting codes, GPS coordinates, and ISO welder ID code, the Hurner Electrofusion Welding Unit is equipped with a USB port for uploading data and is Windows® compatible. Designed for weld pipe fittings up to 28" dia., it weighs just 35 lbs., operates on 110/230V and is supplied complete in a heavy-duty metal carrying case.
The Hurner Electrofusion Welding Unit sells for $4,995.00 (suggested list). Literature is available upon request and distributor inquiries are invited. Malcom will be exhibiting at UCT (Underground Construction Technology), Jan. 29-31, 2008, Booth # 521.
For more information contact:
Malcom Company, Inc.
Jon Bixby, Marketing Director
590 Fish Rd.
Tiverton, RI 02878
(800) 289-7505 FAX (401) 624-3081