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PWTV: Plasma Cutting Tools Overview

PWTV: Plasma Cutting Tools Overview

December 19, 2016

Jim Colt of Hypertherm discusses different options for cutting tools, machines, ratings for various processes, and pierce/production ratings.

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PWTV: Plasma Cutting Fume Venting Overview

PWTV: Plasma Cutting Fume Venting Overview

December 19, 2016

From Harper College in Palatine, IL - Jim Colt of Hypertherm discusses the various ways to control fumes in your cutting operation.

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PWTV: Plasma Cutting Duty Cycles Overview

PWTV: Plasma Cutting Duty Cycles Overview

December 19, 2016

From the metal fabrication labs at Harper College, Jim Colt of Hypertherm gives an overview of plasma cutting duty cycles; environmental factors, capabilities, and other things to consider.

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PWTV: Plasma Cutting Consumables Overview

PWTV: Plasma Cutting Consumables Overview

December 19, 2016

Jim Colt, of Hypertherm, discusses air plasma torches, machine torches, the differences between them and the rate of wear for various consumables.

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Cincinnati Incorporated appoints new regional sales engineer

December 19, 2016

Cincinnati-based metal fabricating machinery manufacturer Cincinnati Incorporated has named Kristina Frontino as regional sales engineer for northern California, Nevada, Utah, and southern Idaho. She succeeds Mike Malatesta, who has retired after 30 years with the company. Frontino has more than...

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StampSource launches new website

December 19, 2016

StampSource, a Charlotte, N.C.-based metal stamping and fabrication manufacturer, has launched a new website at www.stampsource.com. The site features an interactive, user-friendly design and pages that explain the company’s capabilities.The company offers in-house process design and tool and die...

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Flap discs designed for fillet weld applications

December 19, 2016

POLIFAN®-Curve flap discs from Pferd Inc., designed for fillet weld applications, go from rough grinding to smooth finishing in a single step. This single tool allows weld seams and slag to be removed, leaving a finish smooth enough for identification of cracks, inclusions, and porosity in the...

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Pre-engineered robotic laser welding systems introduced

December 19, 2016

Miller Electric Mfg. Co. has announced the availability of two new PerformArc™ pre-engineered robotic laser welding systems. They combine the robot, laser, optics, and all accessories into one fully integrated unit, with all pieces working together as a whole and sharing a single disconnect. A...

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Linear finishing set performs rough grinding to cosmetic finishing

December 16, 2016

Pferd Inc. has introduced a new linear finishing set for applications including rough stock removal, surface conditioning, and cosmetic finishing on all metals and hardwoods. The set includes a 5-in.-dia. POLINOX® nonwoven PNZ finishing drum, featuring interleaved layers of nonwoven material and...

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Electron Beam Eng. founder Trillwood dies

December 16, 2016

Electron Beam Eng. Inc., an electron beam and laser beam welding company in Anaheim, Calif., has announced that its founder, Richard Trillwood, died on Dec. 6, 2016. Trillwood began his career as an apprentice engineer in England in the 1950s, earning a bachelor’s degree in electrical...

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Lincoln Electric general counsel to retire; successor named

December 16, 2016

Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc., Cleveland, has announced that Frederick G. Stueber will retire from the company as executive vice president, general counsel, and secretary in April 2017 after 22 years in that position. Stueber’s retirement caps a 36-year career in law. Before joining the company,...

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Automated saw station pushes up to 2,100 lbs.

December 16, 2016

TigerStop offers the TigerSaw™ 2000 automated saw station for cutting all types of nonferrous metals. It can be configured to push 490 to 2,100 lbs., or set up for speed, with a maximum pushing speed of 180 FPM. Improved pneumatic clamping options prevent damage to fragile or sensitive...

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Wolff Industries products featured on USAB2C website

December 15, 2016

America's Business to Consumers Inc. (USAB2C), Reno, Nev., features products from Wolff Industries, Spartanburg, S.C., this month on its website at www.usab2c.com. The website is a virtual channel where consumers and U.S. manufacturers exchange ideas and concerns and conduct business. Visitors can...

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Ceramic-oxide grinding wheels offer hardness grade Q

December 15, 2016

Pferd Inc. has introduced depressed-center grinding wheels featuring a ceramic oxide grain for working with steel and stainless steel. CO 24 Q SG wheels, which have a hardness grade Q, are designed for applications such as weld grinding, chamfering, deburring, and surface grinding. The wheels...

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Big River Steel commissions melt shop, hot mill

December 15, 2016

Big River Steel has begun operations in its melt shop and hot mill in Osceola, Ark. These are the third and fourth areas of the mill to be commissioned following the batch anneal facility and temper mill. The first hot-rolled coil was purchased by Zekelman Industries for Atlas Tube, one of the...

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