Although new joining processes, such as bonding or punch riveting, are coming increasingly into play, welding is and will remain a key technology in the production of special vehicles.
The metal fabrication industry continues to develop new alloys for new applications and products at a quick pace. This rapid development of different base metals sometimes requires new filler metals, unique shielding gases and equipment.
Plasma torch consumables play an essential part in achieving a successful material cut. As the consumables within the plasma torch wear over time, however, the quality and accuracy of the finished parts is diminished. The most probable consequences of using worn consumables are out-of-tolerance production parts, resulting in costly rework, wasted material and torch damage.
When cleaning the air of welding fumes, captured fumes must be exhausted either inside or out – with the chosen location dictating the overall approach to compliance.
Iowa contractor gains optimized arc performance for critical pipe welding, simplified cable management and complete control at the weld joint.
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