A welding expert explains how new filler metals meet some of the biggest physical and regulatory challenges in welding today. The takeaway is, stay close to your supplier and ask questions – demands are getting tougher, and the appropriate responses are changing fast.
Big data presents big opportunities along with big challenges
Robots can weld three to five times faster than manual welders. Now small shops can get in on the action quickly, using pre-packaged and pre-wired robotic welding cells. To judge if one is right for you, say the experts, think it through by following a few obvious, and not-so-obvious, evaluation guidelines.
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