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Not just welding fumes are dangerous

We spend a lot of our time indoors; the average person spends about 90% of their time in buildings. Therefore pollutants in the air we breathe indoors are a major contributor to our lifetime exposure to air pollutants. In buildings … Continue reading

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What is Seam Welding?

What type of Seam Welder do I need? This is difficult to answer unless we know what is being manufactured. We start by asking

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National Wind Supply Hits Record

Wind Farms in the UK have set a national record over the past few days with an output surpassing 10GW, according to UK media, which refers to information provided by Drax Electric Insights, based on data from Elexon and National Grid. … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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. View this post on Instagram #tbt When you tell the new guy to … Continue reading

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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.       … Continue reading

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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

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Choosing Gas for Oxy-fuel Profile Cutter

How to choose the correct Gas for your CNC Cutting machine Do fabricators know about what has become such a common part of the manufacturing process?  Fuel gases have been used in manufacturing for decades and is a very common part of the … Continue reading

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Don’t miss the bus. ESAB are coming

ESAB DEMOTOUR coming to your town Want to see the latest welding and cutting machines? Experience new ESAB equipment before anyone else in your area? Learn better techniques and find tools that will make your work easier? Maybe even get … Continue reading

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