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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ESAB supplies machines to Gulf shipyards

February 13, 2007

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products has announced that after nearly four years of technical discussions and meetings, Ingalls Shipyards in Mississippi, which was devastated by Hurricane Katrina, and...

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Video camera aligns, monitors cutting process

December 12, 2006

MG Systems and Welding has introduced a video camera feature that can be used as an alignment tool and monitor the cutting process.The camera, offered as an option for the company's TMC4500ST,...

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Switchover manifold allows remote monitoring

October 10, 2006

Harris Products Group has introduced the SG 960 HP fully automatic switchover manifold for use with oxygen, inert, or fuel gases.The manifold features a separate control box, mechanical box, and...

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Automatic gas switchover series suitable for high-flow applications

October 10, 2006

CONCOA has introduced the 632 High-Flow Performance series of automatic gas switchovers.The two-stage system delivers a continuous supply of gas from a left/right cylinder bank configuration and...

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ProMotion Controls opens expanded customer support center

October 10, 2006

After outgrowing its last facility in two years, ProMotion Controls, Medina, Ohio, has recently opened a new, 6,500-sq.-ft. customer support center.The company says the expanded support center is...

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Oxyfuel lifter provides 150-IPM vertical speed

June 13, 2006

The OL200 oxyfuel lifter from MG Systems and Welding is suitable for use with the ALFA oxyfuel torch and provides 150-IPM vertical speed.The lifter provides increased part accuracy as a result of...

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MG Systems and Welding hires national sales manager

April 11, 2006

MG Systems and Welding Inc., Menomonee Falls, Wis., has announced the hiring of Scott Kessler as national sales manager.Kessler is involved in activities that help the company's regional sales...

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MG Systems & Welding to be featured on History Channel

March 9, 2006

MG Systems & Welding is being featured on The History Channel's 'Super Tools' series as part of a show about the Newport News Shipyard, which uses the company's TMC4500ST for providing beveled plates...

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ESAB earns ISO 14001

March 7, 2006

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products, Florence, S.C., has earned environmental management system certification for ISO 14001. The company says it is one of the first welding and cutting businesses in the...

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Cutting software upgraded

February 7, 2006

MG Systems and Welding has introduced the version 3.0 of its Global Control software.The new version includes a Job List feature that allows users to load several part programs into memory, assign...

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New study shows no link between welding and Parkinson's

February 2, 2006

The Welding Information Center today announced that a new epidemiological study published in the February 2006 issue of Occupational and Environmental Medicineconcluded that no link exists between...

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Waterjet system works with laser, robotic, oxyfuel, and plasma cutters

January 10, 2006

The M-Series of waterjets from WARDJet Inc. enables operators to use a laser, robotic arm, oxyfuel cutter, or plasma cutter as a waterjet and drive the intensifier off compressed air in the shop.A...

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Cutting tips designed for major brand-name torches

December 13, 2005

Weldmark has introduced a cutting tip line for all major brand-name torches.The tips are individually tested and manufactured in the U.S.

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Machine punches, drills, marks, cuts flat bar, plate stock

October 11, 2005

Peddinghaus Corp.'s FBDB 2500/3 plate processing center incorporates punching, drilling, scribe marking, and thermal cutting technologies via plasma or oxyfuel into one machine.The machine processes...

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Safety: The burning issue in oxyfuel torch use

September 13, 2005


While flashback arrestors help prevent backfires and flashbacks in oxyfuel torches, no device replaces the necessity for safe operating practices and properly maintained oxyfuel torch equipment.

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