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- Selecting the Right Gun for GMAW. THAYER, BOB // Welding Journal;Apr2013, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p34
The article discusses some helpful tips in choosing the right gun for gas metal arc welding (GMAW). It mentions the importance to select the proper gun for welding applications to reduce operating costs, achieve higher-quality welds and enhanced welder satisfaction. It also emphasizes the need...
- TRENDS IN DEVELOPMENTS IN GAS SHIELDED ARC WELDING EQUIPMENT IN JAPAN. T. UEYAMA // Paton Welding Journal;Oct/Nov2013, Issue 10/11, p53
In the welding field in Japan, new technologies and processes have been developed one after another in response to the improvement in materials and the changes in the market needs, which have remarkably been contributing to rationalization and cost reduction in various industries. Taking into...
- ESAB unveils new wire feeder. // Automotive Manufacturing Solutions;Jul/Aug2004, p81
Features the AristoRoboFeed wire feeder from ESAB, for robotic and mechanized MIG/MAG welding. Housing material; Weight; Panel design.
- Package Includes Arc Welding Power Source, Wire Feeder. // Welding Journal;Mar2005, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p18
Explains that Miller Electric Manufacturing Co.'s Millermatic Passport is an inverter-based gas metal arc welding power source, wire feeder, self-contained shielding gas system, and gun in a single pack. Weight; Minimum welding time provided; Current output range; Location flexibility.
- Troubleshooting the MIG Welding Process. Monk, Andy; Morrett, Bruce // Assembly;May2009, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p26
The article offers tips on solving common metal inert gas (MIG) welding problems. A welder should shield the arc and weld puddle from drafts with a welding screen to avoid porosity. It is important to reduce the welding current, decrease the welding arc voltage and adjust the MIG gun angle...
- Arc welder is joint favourite. // Professional Engineering;11/13/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 21, p48
Features the A2 Multitrac gas metal arc welder developed by Hertfordshire, England-based Esab. Range of accessories available.
- Simple tips to make your MIG gun consumables last. Bellamy, David // Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2010, Vol. 51 Issue 8, p51
The article offers tips on how to make metal inert gas (MIG) welding gun consumables last. The author points out that MIG gun consumables are critical to welding performance and quality, thus users need to care for them in the same way as any other welding equipment. He suggests that welders...
- Selecting GMAW Equipment for Comfort and Efficiency. WELLS, JEFF // Welding Journal;Jun2014, Vol. 93 Issue 6, p122
The article focuses on the effect on safety, stresses and productivity on the user of gas metal arc welding (GMAW) gun. It mentions that the use of GMAW can affect the welding operator in the form of aches, physical and mental stress, and fatigue. It discusses the duty cycle of the GMAW as the...
- Lincoln introduces 180 Dual welder. // Farmer;Aug2011, Vol. 129 Issue 8, p70
The article offers brief information on the Power metal inert gas (MIG) 180 Dual welding machine from Lincoln Electric Co.