October 23, 2012
Hybrid welding systems are gaining ground in more markets
Hybrid welding systems are making inroads in automated fabricating processes because they hold the promise of improving process efficiency and productivity, improving weld quality and lowering production costs.
August 26, 2012
Welding inspectors use many tools and processes to ensure weld quality
As anyone in the fabricating and welding business knows, process and part inspection is a critical component of a successful business.
August 4, 2012
Arcair, a Victor Technologies brand, has introduced the Arcair-Matic N7500, an automatic gouging system that offers five times greater productivity and 10 times faster clean-up compared to manual carbon arc gouging, claims the company.
June 18, 2012
What you need to know to select your MIG gun
by Andy Monk
When it comes to welding, too much of a good thing can add up to unnecessary costs, potential downtime and lost productivity — especially if you have too large of a MIG gun for your application.
May 20, 2012
Courtesy of Weldcraft
Unlike its welding counterparts—stick, MIG and flux-cored welding— TIG welding is a slow business.
March 11, 2012
Designed for use in shipbuilding, offshore, construction or pipe welding operations, the Activ8™ portable wire feeder from Lincoln Electric offers a modular design that is small enough to fit through ship manways and light enough to carry around the site.
February 27, 2012
There is no singular solution when it comes to heat stress prevention, and specialized apparel by itself may not be enough to keep workers functioning at their best. Every welding environment is different, and organizations typically employ a combination of measures that meet their needs.