Drawing upon the expertise of Techgen Media, publisher of Shop Floor Lasers and Fab Shop Magazine Direct, as well as Praxair Corp. and the knowledge of the foremost experts in the industry, Welding Productivity Magazine will provide unmatched instructional editorial – useful and supportive information that will educate the reader about how to improve his or her welding operation.
During the summer months, it’s hard to stay focused on work. After all, the sun is finally out, the outdoor activities are plentiful and the kids are home from school. Thankfully, robots have been a major source of productivity enhancements on the shop floor – come rain or shine.
As an example, 7-axis robots are maneuvering their way into tight spaces, and virtual reality systems are stepping in to train the next generation of welders. But productivity doesn’t just come from robotic helpers; laser welding, too, can offer major boosts in productivity.
To round things out, the issue includes an article on a new tool for keeping consumable gas costs low and another one on nondestructive welding tests.
Huntingdon Fusion Techniques launched an updated hand-held PurgEye 200 weld purge monitor, now with PurgeNet. The portable device has an organic light emitting diode display for brighter, clearer and sharper readings. The monitor can operate from long life rechargeable batteries or mains power. Along with louder, presettable audio alarms for rising or falling oxygen levels,… Continued