Press Release Summary:
Facilitating handling and transport of welding equipment, Deluxe Portable Torch Kit includes soft tool bag, self-lighting PL-3T tip, ergonomic torch handle, STK-R Regulator, and 12 ft hose, as well as bonus items such as hose clamp, PL-4 tip, PL-812 heat shield, and Viper SX solder. Kit offers multiple storage pockets, metal sleeve for hot tip storage, adjustable shoulder strap, and enough room to store 2 gas cylinders.
Original Press Release:
TurboTorch® Introduces New Deluxe Portable Torch Kit
St. Louis, MO (January 14, 2009) - TurboTorch, a leading manufacturer of air-fuel and oxy-fuel products used by plumbing and HVAC professionals, recently announced the release of a Deluxe Portable Torch Kit.
The new portable torch kit holds essential welding equipment and tools, while providing the comfort and convenience necessary for easy handling and transporting. The Deluxe Portable Torch Kit includes a durable soft tool bag, self lighting PL-3T tip, ergonomic torch handle, STK-R Regulator (CGA-600) and a 12 ft. hose. The kit also features four bonus items, a hose clamp, PL-4 tip, PL-812 heat shield and a Viper SX solder.
In addition to theses featured items, the kit also includes a comfortable carrying handle, multiple storage pockets, metal sleeve for hot tip storage, adjustable shoulder strap and enough room to store 2 gas cylinders.
"The new torch kit takes portable kits to a whole new level because of its practicality," said Paul Minter, Vice President and General Manager of TurboTorch and Thermadyne's Specialty Markets Group. "Providing a practical and compact way for carrying equipment, this kit is just the right size - allowing users to easily get in and out of tight spaces, without hauling around a bulky tool kit."
Minter added, "TurboTorch works closely with our distributors to market products that are the most effective and efficient for HVAC and plumbing professionals. We are certain that the Deluxe Portable Torch Kit is going to be hugely successful. In fact, our first build run completely sold out within days."
TurboTorch, markets the most comprehensive line of air-fuel and oxy-fuel products and accessories of any manufacturer. Its "Swirl-Tip" and "Sof-Flame(TM)" torches and tips are the tools of choice for trade professionals worldwide. The TurboTorch Pro-Line(TM) series torches give operators the added convenience of a self-lighting torch feature. TurboTorch's premium quality products include tools for Acetylene, LP Gas, MAPP®, and oxy-acetylene applications. Cylinders, hand torch kits, and brazing and soldering alloys complement TurboTorch's equipment offering.
About Thermadyne Industries
Thermadyne Industries, Inc. is owned by Thermadyne Holdings Corporation. Thermadyne Holdings is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of cutting and welding products and accessories under a variety of leading premium brand names including Victor®, Tweco®, Arcair®, Thermal Dynamics®, Thermal Arc®, Stoody®, Turbo Torch®, Firepower® and Cigweld®. Its common shares trade under the symbol THMD. For more information about Thermadyne, its products and services, visit the company's web site at Thermadyne.com.