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What Are the Benefits of Stud Welding for Businesses?

Stud welding is a popular welding technique that forms strong results manually or automatically. It’s used across various industries including the automotive, farming, and construction sectors. The versatile welding method, which involves joining two metal parts with the heat from an arc of electricity, is often favoured over other processes, such as spot welding and […]

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The rise of influencer marketing in the welding industry

COVID-19 has changed the way most organisations do business, especially in marketing. Organisations have been forced to rethink, reskill and upskill their staff to meet the increasing demands of the current economic climate. Client Outreach Marketing during such uncertain times has been a challenge for most companies because of the revenue losses that most have […]

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Welding Preparation Tips

Following on from last week’s blog post about preparing for a welding project, we thought we’d share some tips on prep with you! Following some best practices can help you optimise results in your weld preparation, cleaning, and grinding jobs. • Lower the grinding angle: When you are using a grinding wheel, lower the grinding […]

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5 steps for proper weld preparation1. Form a Plan For proper weld preparation, it’s important to have a plan before getting started. Otherwise, it’s easy to jump fully into a project that seems simple and then quickly discover there are many factors that can lead to costly delays, additional steps, or rework. Having a plan also helps you resist the urge to take shortcuts when issues arise.

1. Form a Plan For proper weld preparation, it’s important to have a plan before getting started. Otherwise, it’s easy to jump fully into a project that seems simple and then quickly discover there are many factors that can lead to costly delays, additional steps, or rework. Having a plan also helps you resist the […]

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Australian doctors forced to improvise with snorkels and welding masks amid PPE shortages

As the Australian Federal Government increases its capacity to test for Coronavirus, doctors are warning that without personal protective equipment, they’re unable to treat potential cases. Some GPs have completely run out of things like masks, gloves and gowns, as stocks have been directed to hospitals and fever clinics. It’s left health professionals sharing tips […]

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Oxnard Native U.S. Navy Civilian Welder Fabricates Laser Mounting Patent for Department of Defense

Naval Facilities (NAVFAC) Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (EXWC) Expeditionary Maintenance Center (EMC) Welder Javier Esparza and former Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Engineer Ryan Grate have co-invented and patented a laser mounting technology for the Department of Defense. Awarded on August 6, 2019, the patent dons the name Laser Mounting Fixture Patent 10,370,072. The […]

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ESAB updates online weld tool

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products recently updated its Quick Weld Productivity Analyzer, which is an easy-to-use calculator for total weld cost analysis. The analyzer tool, available at esab.com/esab-qwpa, also allows users to generate a PDF report, which includes a QR Code they can scan with a mobile phone that takes them back to their original […]

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