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Annapolis Junction, M.D. – For more than 80 years, Sandvik Welding Consumables has been a world-leading developer and manufacturer of advanced stainless steels and nickel filler metals for demanding environments. To broaden and enhance its portfolio of specialty alloys, ESAB Welding & Cutting Products acquired the Sandvik welding consumables business, finalizing the transaction earlier this year. Beginning November 1, these products will go to market under the name Exaton™, an ESAB brand. As part of the brand update, the following changes will occur:
Product packaging will be updated to reflect the new Exaton brand and logo. The product itself will retain current labeling. The contents ...
Annapolis Junction, M.D. – ESAB has announced that it has named off-road and vehicle fabrication expert Ian Johnson an official spokesperson for its welding and cutting products. Coinciding with this announcement, ESAB will sponsor Johnson's new off-road show, Big Tire Garage, debuting on Amazon in late August and available for streaming from services such as YouTube, Amazon Prime and Facebook.
"ESAB's core audience has responded incredibly well to Ian's background as a technical instructor, his off-road experience and real-deal fabrication skills," says Steven Molenda, Director of Global Marketing Communications and Marketing Strategies, ESAB Welding & Cutting Products. "Ian has ...
Denton, Texas – Tweco®, an ESAB brand, has introduced the Tweco VELOCITY2™ series of MIG consumables for its Spray Master™ and Tweco Classic Number Series MIG guns. The heavy-duty nozzle uses a nozzle insert that is "keyed" into place and over-molded with a high-temperature silicone compound, essentially producing a single part from two pieces; a copper shell crimped over the insert creates the final nozzle. The conductor tube has three enhancements, starting with producing it from a single piece of copper with machined threads to securely hold the contact tip and nozzle in place. An O-ring prevents gas leakage in the event of a downstream obstruction, while adding a silicone sleeve over the ...
Arcair Improves SLICE Exothermic Cutting System With New Grip Design, Longer-Lasting Striker and Better Ignition Source
Denton, Texas – Arcair®, an ESAB brand, has completed a major upgrade to its SLICE® exothermic cutting system. Improvements include a more ergonomic torch grip and oxygen flow lever, as well as a better connection between the grip and the rubber shield that protects the operator's hand from molten spray when piercing. To extend striker life, the new striker assembly incorporates a slide mechanism that enables the operator to expose the copper ignition bar in small increments, shielding the fresh portion. Arcair improved the battery ignition source for faster recharging of a dead battery and incorporated an over-charging safeguard and a better visual indication of battery condition. Lastly, ...
- ESAB Changes Sandvik Welding Consumables Name To Exaton™, An ESAB Brand
- ESAB Names Ian Johnson Official Spokesperson, Announces Sponsorship of New Streaming Off-Road Show
- Updated Tweco VELOCITY2 MIG Consumables Design Delivers Less Downtime, More Weld Time
- Arcair Improves SLICE Exothermic Cutting System With New Grip Design, Longer-Lasting Striker and Better Ignition Source
- ESAB Welding & Cutting Products to Demonstrate Connected Digital Ecosystems, Automated Welding and Plasma Cutting At IMTS 2018
- Next Generation of ESAB® Digital Services Platform Receives Excellent Reception at Hannover Messe Premiere
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