Yearly Archives: 2017

Britain on the Verge

MD captured Twice Would you believe it – many friends, customers and colleagues have spotted Peter Westerman in the BBC Article Britain on the verge: Life along the A1 written and photographed by Peter Dench. See what you think. Peter can … Continue reading

Check out Our Latest Videos on YouTube!

We have some great new offerings, including a VBC/Instrument Engineering welding lathe, an ESAB 5000i MIG welder, ESAB strip cladding test and an Esprit Arrow CNC plasma cutter with Hypertherm Powermax 45XP power source! From orbital welding to plasma cutting, … Continue reading

WW1 Tank Tribute to British Engineers

Daredevil Guy Martin builds WW1 tank in tribute to British Engineers Engineers revealed how they made Guy Martin’s Mark IV replica tank in a brilliant TV show aired this week. With the exception of a couple all tanks are female. … Continue reading

This Guy is No Pumpkin

TIG Welding for Halloween Masses of credit to 6061.com for posting this video on YouTube. It takes a lot of skill to weld and just as much to produce a video giving a tutorial. Aaron, the guy behind the beautifully … Continue reading

Weld Clad Overlay Equipment

Cladding Systems In Stock Today! Short Delivery Times. Save ££££ on New The weld overlay cladding process provides protection for products such as pipes, valves, flanges and specialist fabrications in a number of industry sectors where service conditions require corrosion … Continue reading

Newbie Welders – Watch Out

Welding Slang and Phrases In the construction world newbies often find themselves lost in common phrases and welding slang is no exception thrown around by fellow workers. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bacvy83By2s/?hl=en Here’s a guide on welding slang and fabrication slang in the workforce. People & … Continue reading

Welds Reduce Microbial Growth of Bacteria

Reduce Micro Bacteria with Orbital Welded Piping It’s owing to the improper welds of pipes and tubes servicing the food and beverage industry that result in them being more susceptible to the growth of micro bacteria and organisms. The high-quality end … Continue reading

Manganese Fume Targets

Manage Your Welding Fumes Weld fume management has always been a concern for busy welding shops but the ability to meet strict manganese fume targets in particular has pushed weld to change their approach to fume management substantially. Of course, the importance of … Continue reading

Gin is the Tonic for Stainless Steel

The Demand for Gin Stainless Steel Tanks Stainless Steel tanks are now used in many sectors including the food and dairy processing, Gin distilleries and breweries. Signs of the revival of gin from its previous reputation as “mother’s ruin” can be … Continue reading

Supporting British Women in Motocross

Battle for the First British Woman Champion A tense week led up to Saturday 12th August when the final round of the Westermans International British Womens Motocross Championship 2017 took place at Brookthorpe         Working out the AMCA … Continue reading

The Penultimate Round BWMA

A great Championship event Devizes Club Track at Grittenham Despite a depleted field due to injuries and holiday, the penultimate round of the British Womens Motocross Championship held at Grittenham on Sunday certainly lived up to its promise last weekend. Once … Continue reading

**New Stock Additions**

Latest additions to our huge range of used and refurbished welding and cutting machines.       Stork Cooperheat 6 way 50kva welding pre-heat unit. Able to support up to eighteen 60V heating elements, nominally rated at 2.7kw Mains supply … Continue reading