Sciaky to Feature First Commercially-Available, Large-Scale AM Solution at the International Conference on Additive Manufacturing

Chicago, Illinois - Sciaky, Inc., a world-renowned supplier of electron beam, advanced arc and resistance welding systems, will demonstrate how manufacturers can save money and boost productivity by utilizing Sciaky's groundbreaking Additive Manufacturing (AM) solution (which is also referred to as Direct Manufacturing) at the 2010 International Conference on Additive Manufacturing. Sciaky's AM...

Read More »
Lincoln Electric Enhances Welding Equipment and Software with New Technology to Better Measure Heat Input

Lincoln Electric Enhances Welding Equipment and Software with New Technology to Better Measure Heat Input

Lincoln introduces new technology in anticipation of ASME Code changes Cleveland - The Lincoln Electric Company has equipped its Power WaveÂ-® advanced welding power sources with proprietary new technology that more accurately measures the heat input of welds. Heat input calculations are used extensively in industrial welding, but recent advances in welding technology have created the need to...

Read More »
Multi-Process Welder is powered by 25 hp Kohler-® LPG engine.

Multi-Process Welder is powered by 25 hp Kohler-® LPG engine.

Designed for maintenance and repair, as well as construction applications, RangerÂ-® 305 LPG provides DC multi-process welding for general purpose stick, downhill pipe (stick), Touch Start TIGÂ-®, cored-wire, MIG (CO2 and mixed gases), and arc gouging. It is rated at 25 V for 300 A of stick welding and also accommodates CV wire welding up to 5/64 in. dia electrodes. Machine provides...

Read More »
Orbital Weld Heads utilize 100% digital technology.

Orbital Weld Heads utilize 100% digital technology.

Incorporating digital encoder drive motors, 800 Series maximizes arc-on productivity and eliminates need for weld head calibration. Over-close collet clamping system and full exchange water cooling system allow for true 100% duty cycle. Available in 5 models, enclosed autogenous orbital weld heads cover broad range of tube sizes from .125-6.625 in. OD.

Read More »
Lincoln Electric's Automated Welding Robot to Be Featured in Movie Sequel

Lincoln Electric's Automated Welding Robot to Be Featured in Movie Sequel

Iron Man 2 Film Features the Company's Robotic Welding Automation Cell Cleveland - A Lincoln Electric automated welding robot cell, featuring a Lincoln Electric Power WaveÂ-® i400 welding power source and a FANUCÂ-® ARC MateÂ-® 100iC robotic arm, will co-star in the movie sequel, Iron Man 2. Lincoln Electric's welding equipment and consumables were used by actor Robert Downey Jr.'s...

Read More »
Welding Spatter Cleaner helps extend life of MIG consumables.

Welding Spatter Cleaner helps extend life of MIG consumables.

Hard wired to integrate with existing robotic or PLC automation controls, TOUGH GARD(TM) runs on 24 Vdc and as little as 60 psi, and effectively removes spatter build-up from MIG welding consumables. Compact all-in-one cleaning station includes sprayer and wire cutter within robotic weld cell measuring 9.75 x 9.75 x 17.5 in. Wire cutter re-dresses welding wire for accurate arc starting, while...

Read More »

System for Welding Cylinders

A manufacturer of steel cylinders for fire suppression systems wanted to move from using heavy wall pipe cut to length with end caps welded on both ends. They wanted a new manufacturing line of equipment to produce tanks from raw plate which is rolled, seam welded, end cap welded and then x-ray tested with an output of (5) 24 diameter full length tanks per hour. The pressure cylinders range in...

Read More »

Pipe Welding Systems integrate Lincoln STT/Powerwave technology.

Combining adjustable base positioner with adjustable height outboard stand, Delta Systems accommodate wide range of pipe diameters. Outboard stand rides on V groove casters on V track to maintain consistent centerline of rotation, while manual manipulator, mounted on push cart on V track, allows positioning of welding torch anywhere along length of pipe. Dovetail slides with mechanical oscillator...

Read More »

Laser Welding for a Wide Range of Parts

Versatile and quick: A wide range of parts can be detected quickly and machined precisely with SCHUNK's PSM 400 laser welding machine. SCHUNK presented its highly flexible laser welding machine for the partially automated deposition welding and repair welding of challenging materials and complex component geometries for the first time at Euromold in Frankfurt. The precision machine allows both...

Read More »
Robotic MIG Gun features air- and water-cooled design.

Robotic MIG Gun features air- and water-cooled design.

TOUGH GUN I.C.E.(TM) (Integrated Cooling Enhancer) Robotic MIG Gun circulates water at nozzle and has SS water lines running along durable air-cooled gooseneck. External water lines run independently of power cable and shut-off valves at I.C.E. connections, so maintenance downtime is limited. Device provides 550 A capacity at 60% duty cycle with mixed gases and supports wide range of metal...

Read More »

All Topics