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Florence, SC - ESAB today launched its 2015 "A Cut Above" student contest, which is open to students in welding, cutting and related programs (e.g., Ag Mechanics) at secondary and post-secondary schools. ESAB will award more than $30,000 in equipment and cash prizes as part of the contest — visit www.esab.com/acutabove for contest rules, entry forms and tips for winning. Entries will be accepted until December 31, 2015, with winners announced on February 1, 2016.
The contest has two categories, individual essay and team fabrication project, and ESAB judges will select three winners in each category. Individuals will win $250 by submitting a 500-word essay that best supports the contest ...
ESAB ET 220i and 301i AC/DC TIG/Stick Welding Systems Offer Full Digital Control, Input Power Flexibility and Portability
Florence, SC – ESAB today introduced the ET 220i AC/DC and ET 301i AC/DC inverter-based welding systems, which offer full digital control of the TIG (GTAW) and Stick (MMA/SMAW) welding arc, input power flexibility and lightweight portability. Advanced TIG features include pulsing the AC or DC output from 0.2 to 2000 Hz, an AC output frequency adjustable from 30 to 200 Hz, an AC balance control adjustable from 10 to 90 percent, the ability to tailor arc starts and welding performance based on electrode diameter and a Tiptronic function that saves parameters for 100 TIG welding jobs. Advanced Stick functions include adjustable arc force ("dig") control and adjustable Hot Start amperage and duration.
ESAB Warrior Feed 404 HD Wire Feeder Costs 30 To 60 Percent Less To Operate, Delivers Premium Welding Performance
Florence, SC – ESAB today introduced the Warrior® Feed 404 HD, a heavy-duty bench-top wire feeder designed to feed .030- to 3/32-in. wire at speeds of 50 to 800 ipm in applications such high-volume fabrication, structural steel fabrication, heavy fabrication (transportation, off-highway, railcar), ship building and others.
The Warrior Feed 404 HD can reduce cost of operation by up to 50 percent or more compared to other leading brands of feeders because of its drive roll design, which combines two lower gear-driven rollers with two upper idler/smooth pressure rollers. This design produces considerably less scrubbing of the wire, reducing debris generation by 8-12 times than that typically ...
Stoody Adds New Technical Services Hotline As Resource For Customers Seeking Product & Application Support
Bowling Green, KY– Stoody®, an ESAB brand, has recently launched the new Stoody Tech Services (STS) hotline to provide a valuable resource to distributors and applicators seeking answers about product selection and the application of hardfacing and high alloy joining consumables.
The new STS hotline will be attended by recently promoted Jonathan Cropper, Technical and Applications Specialist for the Stoody brand.With an accomplished background as a welding fabricator, Cropper joined Stoody in 2008 and has spent the past five years as a research and development welder.In this former role, he worked closely with product engineering, manufacturing, quality, and sales team members with responsibilities ...
- ESAB Launches 2015 Student Cutting, Welding And Essay Contest
- ESAB ET 220i and 301i AC/DC TIG/Stick Welding Systems Offer Full Digital Control, Input Power Flexibility and Portability
- ESAB Warrior Feed 404 HD Wire Feeder Costs 30 To 60 Percent Less To Operate, Delivers Premium Welding Performance
- Stoody Adds New Technical Services Hotline As Resource For Customers Seeking Product & Application Support
- ESAB Releases Powder Spray Torch Instructional DVD, How-To Online Videos In English And Spanish
- For A Limited Time, Receive Up To $250 Cash Back On Select ESAB Welding And Cutting Products
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