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(Welding Equipment and Supplies)
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Many characteristics of a weld can be evaluated during welding inspection, some relating to the welds size, and others relating to the presence of weld discontinuities. The size of a weld can be... (View Full Article)
(Welding Equipment and Supplies)
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Choose One-Piece or Two-Piece Nozzle: Acetylene - one-piece nozzle always. Other Fuel Gases - two-piece nozzle provides most efficient operation for normal cutting. One-piece nozzle extends life where... (View Full Article)
(Industrial Automation Services)
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As the welding industry continues its broad transition into automation, one process in particular stands out from the rest: hybrid laser arc welding (HLAW). According to Ed Hansen, welding automation... (View Full Article)
(Metal Cutting Machines)
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The laser cutting process uses a focused laser beam and assist gas to sever metallic plate with high accuracy and exceptional process reliability. The laser beam is generated by a resonator, and... (View Full Article)
(Welding Equipment and Supplies)
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Oxy-fuel cutting is a chemical reaction between pure oxygen and steel to form iron oxide. It can be described as rapid, controlled rusting. Preheat flames are used to raise the surface or edge of the... (View Full Article)
(Welding Equipment and Supplies)
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The majority of aluminum base alloys can be successfully arc welded without cracking related problems, however, using the most appropriate filler alloy and conducting the welding operation with an... (View Full Article)
(Metal Cutting Machines)
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Plasma cutting is the fastest cutting process on carbon steel, aluminum, or stainless steel. Plasma cutting can be combined with waterjet or oxy fuel on the same part. Plasma cutting can be use for... (View Full Article)
(Metal Cutting Machines)
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The most versatile process for shape cutting.... (View Full Article)
(Metal Cutting Machines)
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Plasma is defined in Websters as a "collection of charged particles ... containing about equal numbers of positive ions and electrons and exhibiting some properties of a gas but differing from a gas... (View Full Article)