Oxyfuel Cutting

The oxyfuel cutting technology area discusses oxyfuel equipment, cutting tips, gases, and how to get the most out of this versatile, capable process.

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Patriot Automation CNC names Cony & Associates as distributor

September 26, 2013

Patriot Automation CNC Inc., Daphne, Ala., has authorized Cony & Associates of Waukesha, Wis., to promote and sell its full line of products in the upper Midwest. Patriot Automation offers XY-axis cutting tables; plasma marking, welding, and cutting systems; robotic and fixed GMAW systems;...

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Manual straight cutting torches feature increased capacity - TheFabricator.com

Manual straight cutting torches feature increased capacity

September 25, 2013

ESAB has introduced a new line of manual straight cutting torches as part of its new Elite series of gas apparatus products. The company says that the torches can cut up to 10 in. when using acetylene and up to 12 in. with alternate fuel gases. The torches feature the patented Elite Swirl Head...

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PWTV: Tips on Oxyacetylene Welding and Cutting Part 1

Presented by Practical Welding Today®

Length: 15:00

In this two-part webisode, learn useful tips on oxyacetylene welding and cutting.

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ESAB to sponsor LetzRoll Offroad Racing for 2014 season - TheFabricator.com

ESAB to sponsor LetzRoll Offroad Racing for 2014 season

September 9, 2013

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products, a provider of cutting and welding equipment, accessories, and consumables in Florence, S.C., has announced its title sponsorship of LetzRoll Offroad Racing for the 2014 off-road racing season. ESAB will be the exclusive welding sponsor for the Mesa,...

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Cutting systems process many plate sizes

September 6, 2013

Patriot Automation CNC Inc. has introduced the Liberty and Patriot cutting systems. Both process a variety of plate sizes using conventional plasma to high-precision plasma. The Patriot unit can also use the oxyfuel process....

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Patriot Automation names technical sales representatives

August 22, 2013

Patriot Automation CNC Inc., Daphne, Ala., has hired William (Bill) Ridge and Randall L. Ireland as technical sales representatives. Ridge will cover the Midwest territory. He has worked for several major corporations, including ITW, AMCO Products, Daihen Inc., Miller Electric/ITW, FANUC Robotics,...

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Patriot Automation CNC changes ownership

August 14, 2013

Patriot Automation CNC Inc., Daphne, Ala., has been purchased by Richard A. Morgan, also of Daphne. Morgan has served in executive roles for several major corporations over the last 34 years, many related to the welding and cutting industries. The company offers a variety of XY-axis cutting...

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Pressure vessel machinery nearly eliminates layout time - TheFabricator.com

Pressure vessel machinery nearly eliminates layout time

August 12, 2013

HGG has introduced a line of pressure vessel cutting machinery with 3-D steel profile cutting capability that combines plasma and oxyfuel processes. According to the manufacturer, the machinery reduces grinding, fitting, and welding time while nearly eliminating layout time. The line includes...

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Miller consolidates Smith Equipment products under brand

August 12, 2013

Miller Electric Mfg. Co., Appleton, Wis., has consolidated the Smith Equipment oxyfuel cutting equipment product line under the Miller brand. The consolidation expands the current Miller metal cutting offering, which includes a variety of portable plasma cutting packages. The oxyfuel product line...

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Patriot Automation launches new website

August 12, 2013

Patriot Automation CNC Inc. has launched its new website and logo at www.patriotautomationcnc.com. The Daphne, Ala., company offers a of variety equipment designed for thin- to thick-plate cutting and weld preparation. Products include X-/Y-axis cutting tables; plasma systems; CNCs; and plasma...

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Koike Aronson announces staff changes - TheFabricator.com

Koike Aronson announces staff changes

July 23, 2013

Koike Aronson Inc./Ransome, a manufacturer of metal cutting and positioning equipment for the metalworking industry in Arcade, N.Y., has named Tom Calabrese as its CFO. He is responsible for financial services, information services, customer services, and purchasing and planning. Before joining the...

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Koike Aronson sponsors event to benefit American Diabetes Association

July 22, 2013

Koike Aronson Inc./Ransome, a manufacturer of metal cutting and positioning equipment for the metalworking industry, sponsored the Steaming Toward a Cure for Diabetes event to benefit the American Diabetes Association's Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes® campaign of western New York. At the July 13...

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Koike Aronson names engineering director

July 15, 2013

Koike Aronson Inc./Ransome, a manufacturer of metal cutting and positioning equipment for the metalworking industry in Arcade, N.Y., has named Kim Jackson as its director of engineering. In this position, he oversees all of the engineering activities for Koike Aronson North and South America....

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Cutting systems deliver oxyfuel, plasma processes - TheFabricator.com

Cutting systems deliver oxyfuel, plasma processes

June 6, 2013

The VCS line of machines from Voortman Cutting Systems combines the oxyfuel and plasma cutting processes for such tasks as multitorch gas cutting, straight plasma cutting, bevel plasma cutting, marking, and combinations of these tasks. They can process steel, stainless steel, and aluminum. The...

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Plasma or oxyfuel? - TheFabricator.com

Plasma or oxyfuel?

June 3, 2013

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When purchasing a new automated cutting table or retrofitting an existing one, which process is best--oxyfuel or plasma? The nature of the application and cutting process both play a role.

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