Lincoln Electric Introduces Extensive Line of Wire Delivery and Automation Accessories
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Lincoln Electric Introduces Extensive Line of Wire Delivery and Automation Accessories

Cleveland - Lincoln Electric has introduced an extensive line of wire delivery and automation accessories for dispensing and transporting welding wire from the bulk package to the wire feeder and for robotic welding cell support. The product offering includes over 450 items in the following categories: o Hoods and Accessories for Drums and Boxes o Mechanical Turntable and Accessories for Drums o...

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Welding Rods, Wire and Electrodes

Hobart Brothers Receives CE Mark Certification for Tubular Welding Wires

TROY, Ohio. - Hobart Brothers announced that it has received the CE mark for four of its tubular welding wires: Tri-Mark® Metalloy® Vantage(TM), Hobart® FabCO® RXR, Hobart Excel Arc(TM) 71 and Tri-Mark TM-881K2. Also referred to as Conformité Européenne or European Conformity, the CE mark asserts that these Hobart Brothers welding wires meet the strict safety and health requirements...

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Welding Rods, Wire and Electrodes

Shielded Welding Wires improve application productivity.

Tri-Mark® TM-811N1 and TM-811N2 are gas-shielded, flux-cored welding wires designed to improve weldability and productivity on out-of-position welding applications. To promote good CVN (Charpy V-notch) impact values at low temperature, TM-811N1 and TM-811N2 offer respective weld deposits of 1% and 2% nickel. Both offer stable arc and flat bead profile that provide consistent weld quality and...

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Sonobond's Ultrasonic Metal Welding Technology Gets High Marks from One of America's Leading Capacitor Manufacturers
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Sonobond's Ultrasonic Metal Welding Technology Gets High Marks from One of America's Leading Capacitor Manufacturers

Cornell Dubilier has years of experience using Sonobond equipment to ultrasonically weld multiple layers of foil to capacitor posts. Now the company is adding a SonoWeld® 1600 Spot Welder to extend its range of weldable materials. WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania, April 20, 2011 - Cornell Dubilier, a leading manufacturer of capacitors for the power electronics market, relies on Sonobond Ultrasonics...

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Materials and Processes for MR and GMR Heads and Assemblies
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Materials and Processes for MR and GMR Heads and Assemblies

The technological advancements in magnetic storage leading to increased densities and decreased cost are reviewed in this article. A detailed study on the magnetoresistive (MR) and giant magnetoresistive (GMR) effects, and comparison of their features and structures is presented. The construction of magnetic head in a HDD and its reading and writing functions are explained. MR and GME head elements are produced using semiconductor processes that include photolithography, vacuum deposition, and ion beam etching. The use of thermoplastic temporary adhesives for magnetic head processing, fabrication of MR/GMR heads into read-write assemblies, amplification and signal conditioning of MR and GMR head assemblies, and the use of underfills for sealing the interconnect structures are explained.

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Portable AC Welder/Generator supports stick welding.
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Portable AC Welder/Generator supports stick welding.

Powered by Kohler® 9.5 hp CH395 OHV gasoline engine, Bulldog(TM) 5500 provides up to 140 A of AC welding output for arc welding on steel, stainless steel, cast iron, and hardfacing projects with up to 1/8 in. stick electrodes. Unit also includes single, full-range calibrated welding control that features operating ranges for 3/32 and 1/8 in. electrodes. Equipped with 1-¼ in. tube frame for...

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Inserts

Yardley Products Provides Custom Threaded Metal Inserts for Insulin Pumps

Yardley, PA-Yardley Products, a manufacturer of precision engineered threaded metal inserts for a wide range of fastening applications, provides custom solutions for multiple industries. Recently, Yardley Products has been supplying custom sized threaded metal inserts in the assembly of insulin pumps made by a multi-national pharmaceutical manufacturer. The manufacturer approached Tim Bailey,...

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Turbines

Designed for Higher Efficiency and Lower Emissions, GE Combined-Cycle System Shipped for New Power Plant in Greece

Megalopolis Project to Replace Older Technology, Help Country Meet Energy, Environmental Targets ATHENS, GREECE - GE (NYSE:GE) has shipped advanced gas turbine combined-cycle equipment for the Megalopolis Power Plant in Central Peloponnesus, Greece. The combined-cycle package will replace four lignite-fired units at the site to help the country meet both its energy and environmental goals. Last...

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Robotic TurnKey Solutions delivers Robotic Welding System
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Robotic TurnKey Solutions delivers Robotic Welding System

Thompson/ Center Arms, a Smith and Wesson Company takes delivery of Robotic GTAW (TIG) Welding System Turner, Maine (April 26, 2011) - Robotic TurnKey Solutions, llc today announced it has shipped a completed Automated Robotic Welding Cell to Thompson/ Center Arms, a Smith and Wesson Company located in Rochester, New Hampshire. Robotic TurnKey Solutions has successfully integrated an ABB IRB140...

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Controls and Controllers

Siemens to Build Simple Cycle Power Plant in Peru

Siemens Energy has been awarded a contract for turnkey construction of the Santo Domingo de los Olleros simple cycle power plant in Peru with an option for a combined cycle plant in the next phase. Purchaser is Peru-based Termochilca SAC. The simple cycle plant is scheduled to start commercial operation in late 2012. With the Siemens high-efficiency power plant, Termochilca aims to meet the...

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Dies & Stamping Services with Over 25 Years of Experience
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Dies & Stamping Services with Over 25 Years of Experience

PDS is an established leader in progressive die stamping, with a reputation for providing precision and value that dates back more than half a century. Through extensive capabilities and a staff of seasoned professionals, we set the standard for quality, delivering flexible services that can meet the needs of the most challenging requirements. See our video to learn more.

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