Consumables http://weldingdesign.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Durability, Portability Make Wire-Feeders Reliable and Functional http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-automation/durability-portability-make-wire-feeders-reliable-and-functional <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Fronius wire-feeding cases are fully enclosed and shock-resistant devices protected against dust, humidity, and water spray.</div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-automation/durability-portability-make-wire-feeders-reliable-and-functional" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-automation/durability-portability-make-wire-feeders-reliable-and-functional#comments Consumables Equipment & Automation Thu, 04 Dec 2014 17:36:00 +0000 9531 at http://weldingdesign.com <p>The VR 5000 Case wire-feeder for D300 spools is protected against dust, humidity and water spray.</p> Fluxarc -- Flux Core Welding Wire by Longevity [VIDEO] http://weldingdesign.com/processes/fluxarc-flux-core-welding-wire-longevity-video <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Demonstration of Longevity's Fluxarc -- Flux Core Welding Wire. Flux-cored arc welding (FCAW or FCA) is a semi-automatic or automatic arc welding process. FCAW requires a continuously-fed consumable.</div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/processes/fluxarc-flux-core-welding-wire-longevity-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/processes/fluxarc-flux-core-welding-wire-longevity-video#comments Consumables Processes Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:36:00 +0000 9391 at http://weldingdesign.com New Hydrogen-Based Fuel Cuts Faster, Cleaner than Acetylene, Propane http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/new-hydrogen-based-fuel-cuts-faster-cleaner-acetylene-propane <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MagneGas, the developer of a technology for converting liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, has introduced a new formulation of that gas. </div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/new-hydrogen-based-fuel-cuts-faster-cleaner-acetylene-propane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/new-hydrogen-based-fuel-cuts-faster-cleaner-acetylene-propane#comments Consumables Gold Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:12:00 +0000 8991 at http://weldingdesign.com <p>The new MagneGas 2, described as &ldquo;a rich mix of gases&rdquo;, cuts 38% faster than acetylene on 2-in.-thick carbon steel, and with a 34% reduction in oxygen consumption, according to tests conducted by EWI.</p> Filler Metals for Critical Naval Construction http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/filler-metals-critical-naval-construction <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Hobart filler metals are critical to the construction and maintenance of U.S. Navy vessels. </div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/filler-metals-critical-naval-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/filler-metals-critical-naval-construction#comments Consumables Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:06:00 +0000 8971 at http://weldingdesign.com Consolidation of ESAB, Victor Technologies Now Complete http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-automation/consolidation-esab-victor-technologies-now-complete <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Colfax Corporation completed its purchase of Victor Technologies Holdings, the welding, cutting, and gas-control equipment and technologies group that has been a rival to Colfax’ own ESAB product line. </div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-automation/consolidation-esab-victor-technologies-now-complete" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-automation/consolidation-esab-victor-technologies-now-complete#comments Consumables Equipment & Automation Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:47:00 +0000 8741 at http://weldingdesign.com Walter Surface Technologies' Quick-Step Surface Finishing and Polishing http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/walter-surface-technologies-quick-step-surface-finishing-and-polishing <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Walter Surface Technologies’ Quick-Step surface finishing and polishing products now include Quick-Step Finisher, Quick-Step Blendex, and Quick-Step Flex. </div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/walter-surface-technologies-quick-step-surface-finishing-and-polishing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/walter-surface-technologies-quick-step-surface-finishing-and-polishing#comments Consumables Thu, 27 Mar 2014 03:03:00 +0000 8651 at http://weldingdesign.com <p>Walter Surface Technologies&rsquo; Quick-Step surface finishing and polishing products now include Quick-Step Finisher, Quick-Step Blendex, and Quick-Step Flex.</p> ESAB's Parent to Buy Victor Technologies http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-amp-automation/esabs-parent-buy-victor-technologies <div class="field-deck"> $947.3-million deal brings wider portfolio, geographic reach </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Colfax Corporation, parent company to ESAB, has agreed to buy Victor Technologies Holdings in a deal worth $947.3 million, including debt assumptions.</div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-amp-automation/esabs-parent-buy-victor-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/equipment-amp-automation/esabs-parent-buy-victor-technologies#comments Consumables Equipment & Automation Thu, 13 Feb 2014 04:06:00 +0000 8531 at http://weldingdesign.com Victor Rebrands Welding Products as Tweco http://weldingdesign.com/distributors/victor-rebrands-welding-products-tweco <div class="field-deck"> Brand realignment groups machines, MIG guns, accessories, under new name logo, livery </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Victor Technologies is positioning its Tweco product line as a unified brand for specialty welding products and arc accessories. </div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/distributors/victor-rebrands-welding-products-tweco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/distributors/victor-rebrands-welding-products-tweco#comments Consumables Equipment & Automation Welding Gases Wed, 18 Sep 2013 19:10:00 +0000 7942 at http://weldingdesign.com New Gas-Shielded Flux-Cored Wires http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/new-gas-shielded-flux-cored-wires <div class="field-byline"> Welding Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Hobart’s new wires have low fumes, high deposition, to improve comfort and productivity </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hobart Brothers’ latest AWS E70T-1 welding wire — the FabCO® 70XHP gas-shielded flux-cored wire — offers low-fume generation rates, helping to improve operator comfort and increasing deposition rates to improve productivity. </div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/new-gas-shielded-flux-cored-wires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/new-gas-shielded-flux-cored-wires#comments Consumables Sat, 17 Aug 2013 16:30:00 +0000 7522 at http://weldingdesign.com <p> The new Hobart FabCO 70XHP gas-shielded flux-cored wire features low fume generation and high deposition rates to help improve operator comfort and productivity on applications ranging from structural steel to heavy equipment manufacturing and shipbuilding.</p> Hobart Brothers MSC Industrial Paying $550M for Barnes Distribution http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/msc-industrial-paying-550m-barnes-distribution <div class="field-deck"> Metalworking/MRO supply specialist to incorporate “in-plant” supply specialist </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MSC Industrial Direct Co. Inc. is buying Barnes Group Inc., including substantially all of its assets and certain, undetailed liabilities, in a $550-million deal.</div> <p><a href="http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/msc-industrial-paying-550m-barnes-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://weldingdesign.com/consumables/msc-industrial-paying-550m-barnes-distribution#comments Consumables Welding Gases Thu, 07 Mar 2013 06:24:00 +0000 6571 at http://weldingdesign.com