Press Release Summary:
Rated to 350 A at 60% duty cycle, Dura-Flux self-shielded welding gun accepts flux-cored wire up to 3/32-in. and can be configured with direct plugs for wire feeders outfitted with Tweco 4 and Euro gun connections. Unit includes non-metallic trigger that minimizes heat absorption during welding, trigger guard for maneuverability in confined areas, and sealed microswitch that keeps out dust, dirt, and other contaminants.
Original Press Release:
Bernards New Dura-Flux Gun Now Available With Tweco and Euro Direct Plugs
Allows Dura-Flux to be attached to feeders with Tweco 4 and Euro gun connections
Comes standard with Bernards Centerfire contact tips
BEECHER, Ill., May 22, 2008- For increased jobsite versatility, Bernard Welding Equipments new Dura-Flux self-shielded flux-cored welding gun can now be configured with direct plugs for wire feeders outfitted with Tweco 4 and Euro gun connections.
Direct plug replacement kits make Dura-Flux direct plugs easily interchangeable, allowing companies with several brands of feeders to move the Dura-Flux from one brand of feeder to another simply by switching the direct plug and trigger cord adapter.
The new Tweco 4 and Euro direct plugs were developed in response to increased demand for the Dura-Flux gun from welders using wire feeders with these types of gun connections. In addition to the Tweco 4 and Euro direct plugs, the Dura-Flux can also be configured with Miller and Lincoln direct plugs.
Updated spec sheets on the Dura-Flux gun are available free of charge on the Bernard Web site at www.BernardWelds.com/service/specs.html.
Designed to withstand the oftentimes brutal environments of construction, shipbuilding, heavy manufacturing and rental applications, the Dura-Flux gun features a non-metallic trigger that reduces heat absorption during high-amperage self-shielded flux-cored welding, a small trigger guard that increases the guns maneuverability in confined areas and a sealed microswitch that keeps out dust, dirt and other contaminants.
The Dura-Flux is rated to 350 amps at 60 percent duty cycle and can handle higher current loads at reduced duty cycles. It accepts flux-cored wire up to 3/32-in. and is equipped with a heavy-duty monocoil power cable and Bernards Centerfire contact tips, which last up to three times longer than other brands.
For a limited time, the Dura-Flux will be packaged at no additional charge with Miller SuitCase 12RC and SuitCase X-TREME 12VS wire feeders.
For more information about the Dura-Flux gun or any of Bernards welding products, visit www.BernardWelds.com, call 1-800-946-2281, fax 708-946-6726, email email@example.com or write Bernard, 449 West Corning Road, Box 667, Beecher, IL 60401.
Bernard Welding Equipment, located in Beecher, Ill, manufactures premium GMAW (MIG) and flux-cored (FCAW) welding guns, consumables, accessories and manual arc products. For over 50 years, Bernard has been an innovator in heavy-duty MIG weldingand a contributor to improved welding productivity.