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Does refurbished mean used?

Refurbished: A product restored to like-new condition, though the definition of “like-new condition” varies. …

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Wind Tower and Turbine Manufacturing are changing

Manufacturers had the need to go large for industrial-scale renewable energy from wind turbines. Maybe creating other environmental issues?

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Stud welding for wear plate

In the early 1980s, manual hardfacing was the primary method of wear protection for ground engaging equipment

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Used Column and Boom improves skill levels

Welding Column and Boom Manipulators are designed to move the weld head over the work-piece.

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Stud Welding in Milliseconds

Stud welding is one of the more popular welding methods based on its speed, accuracy, reliability, and visually appealing aesthetics. This article covers the three different processes of Stud Welding, the benefits of each, and the tools and equipment involved … Continue reading

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Flame Cutting v Plasma Cutting

While Plasma Cutting has become more prevalent in recent times due to its precision and cut quality, traditional Gas Cutting still has a place for various applications.

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Safety Alert on Welding Fumes

Finally this week the HSE issues safety alert on welding fumes for SME owners or Welders.

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Measure Twice, Cut Once

The old adage “measure twice, cut once” is as important for plasma arc cutting operators as it is for carpenters. The phrase could be reworded to “inspect twice, cut once” for the plasma industry.

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What is MIG welding?

What does MIG stand for in Welding? MIG stands for metal inert gas. MIG is one of the easiest welding processes to learn.

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Important – Change in HSE Enforcement for Fume Extraction when Mild Steel Welding

Overview: Health and Safety have advised new requirements regarding extraction of welding fumes, to take immediate effect.

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