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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Bug-O appoints sales manager, Canada

March 13, 2007

Bug-O Systems Inc, Pittsburgh, a supplier of automated welding equipment, has appointed Clay Cable as sales manager for Canada.Formerly, Cable was an inside sales agent. His new duties include supporting the sales representatives and the distributor...

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Alternative fuel outfit designed for industrial users

February 13, 2007

Victor Equipment Co. a supplier of gas apparatus and pressure control products, has introduced its newest Professional outfit, the Journeyman AF (alternate fuel).Designed for heavy-duty use, the package can be used with propane, propylene or MAPP (methylacetylene-propadiene). Features include...

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Gas apparatus outfits introduced

February 13, 2007

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products has introduced two toolbox outfits for its hand-held, oxyacetylene welding and cutting product line.The GT-510 toolbox outfits comes in a durable, lockable Plano® toolbox suitable for transporting to the job site. Available in both OXWELD® and PUROX®...

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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 Avondale Shipyards in Louisiana have placed orders with the company for a new panel cutting machine....

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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, MPC2000, Titan II, and MetalMaster Plus plasma and oxyfuel cutting machines, can monitor the operation on...

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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 remote alarm for flexibility during installation. E-mail, phone, and text messaging notification is...

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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 consistent pressure using pressure-differential technology. Available in 15-, 50-, or 120-PSIG-delivery...

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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 better equipped to respond to rapidly growing customer base and accommodate its growth expectations....

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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 accurate height sensing through integration with the torch's height sensing system, the company says....

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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 managers and dealers provide better products and service. He participates in dealer and customer...

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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 used in ship fabricating.The program focuses on the construction of the new aircraft carrier the...

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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 steel industry to achieve the certification for multiple locations worldwide.That standard requires...

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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 unique cut parameters to each program, and set a location on the cutting table. A programmer can...

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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 welding or exposure to welding fumes and an increased risk of Parkinson's disease or any other similar...

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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 tent specifically designed and built to contain all the abrasive and water inside the tank makes it...

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