All Welding articles – Page 13

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    Acetylene cylinder filling


    Acetylene is one of the most dangerous flammable gases. Because of its molecular triple carbon bond it inherently has a great deal of stored energy able to be released either in a controlled process, such as welding and cutting, or in an uncontrolled fashion during decomposition.

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    Air Products supports South Africa’s welders


    Air Products has continued its major support of the South African Institute of Welding’s (SAIW’s) Young Welder of the Year competition, with Phillippus Terblanche taking this year’s crown.

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    Maxx Cut & Weld make welding gas available to smaller volume users


    Maxx Cut Weld ® , a subsidiary of Air Products, has now introduced smaller volumes of welding gas to its Maxx® range.

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    HFT unveils new Argweld Weld Purge Film kits


    Huntington Fusion Techniques ® (HFT) have designed and developed Argweld ® Weld Purge Film® kits that makes weld purging more affordable and more successful.

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    HFT introduces new pipe plugs and stoppers range


    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques (HFT) has introduced a wide range of pipe plugs and stoppers of up to two meters in diameter.

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    Air Products donates to SCCC


    Representatives from Air Products visited the Pueblo Community College (PCC) to present two cheques to Southwest Colorado Community College (SCCC) through the Pueblo Community College Foundation.

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    Lincoln Electric unveils new REALWELD advanced trainer


    The new REALWELD product from Lincoln Electric improves training results by enhancing student comprehension, reducing training time, and increasing certification rates.

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    MagneGas in agreement with Holston Gases


    Magnegas Corporation has announced the signing of an agreement with Holston Gases of Tennessee, US in which Holston will now be distributing the MagneGas2® fuel for metal cutting applications as an alternative to acetylene.

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    HFT® recommends Multistrike® electrodes


    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques (HFT) has created the MultiStrike® Tungsten Electrodes that increase efficiency and reduce the risk to health in welding processes.

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    Lincoln Electric expands wireless remote feature


    Lincoln Electric has extended its wireless remote capability to an additional engine-driven welder model – the SAE-300® MP, with a Kubota® engine and standard grey paint.

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    Lincoln Electric unveils 4-pack rack


    Lincoln Electric has released a new 4-pack rack, made especially for Flextec ® 350X multi-process welders.

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    Linde technology “transforms” welding processes


    Linde Gases has launched its latest, innovative process management solution for welding operations, which will “transform the way welding is performed and documented,” according to the company.

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    Lincoln Electric’s welding classes features celebrity tutors


    Those attending the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) 2016 in Las Vegas next month might spot some familiar famous faces, as two celebrity instructors join Lincoln Electric at its stand.

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    Hobart – Celebrating 100 years of product innovation


    Hobart Brothers Company is preparing to celebrate a milestone in 2017 few companies have the privilege to achieve — their 100th anniversary. With a history rich in innovation and determination, it was the forward-thinking of the three generations of Hobarts that laid the foundation for the company’s success during the ...

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    US welding and cutting business report


    The industrial gas and hardgoods distribution business across the United States has been searching for growth since the economic downturn that began with the recession in late 2008. Welding and Cutting (W C) gases and hardgoods are at the heart of the US distributor business. The 2016 market for the ...

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    10 minutes with...Bob Ranc


    Take 10 minutes out with Bob Ranc, WEMCO Membership Committee Chairman and GAWDA Liaison, and Director of Sales, Industrial and Medical Divisions at Weldcoa, as he discusses his role in the welding industry and the journey that led him there. Ranc also talks us through the highlights and challenges ...

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    Oxyfuel cutting – The effect of oxygen purity


    In this article we examine the use of vacuum swing adsorbtion (VSA) oxygen generator producing 95.4% purity in cutting applications in the scrap industry. Typically, cylinder oxygen with 99% purity is used. However, this practice can quickly add up to higher expenses due to cylinder renting fees, higher costs of ...

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    Good corporate citizenship in the welding community


    In his book Wealth of Nations, Economist Adam Smith described “an invisible hand” of the market that guides the action of individuals, but produces an unintended economic benefit for society. Society has changed a bit since Smith wrote Wealth of Nations in 1776.

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    Automated welding isn’t all that it ‘seams’ – yet


    Inside the robotic and hard automation applications of manufacturing plants across the world, there are imperfect methods used to try and create a perfect, repeatable processes. Think about the ideal situation in an automated welding environment: the joint, the gap, and the positioning are all perfectly placed, the robotic torch ...

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    3D printing technology


    Since 3D printing was introduced there have been continuous developments to the process. One of these, the use of fusion welding as a deposition source, has opened up wide ranging possibilities in manufacturing.