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.
It’s with great pleasure that we present our April issue of Welding Productivity. In this issue, we featured laser welding on the cover and explained how the maturing process is being found in more and more applications. We also showcased a new method for appliance manufacturers to quickly switch from one product line to the next.
The April issue is also full of practicalities. There is advice on how to make the most of an investment in robotic welders, and there are also tips for correcting poor wire feeding in a separate article. For a bit of a refresher course, there is an entire article dedicated to the EPA’s NESHAP Rule 6X and why it’s important to understand who it applies to and how it’s beneficial for ensuring employee safety.
Rockford Systems LLC introduced a new CLM510 cable and push-button E-stop (emergency stop) assembly featuring a unique cam operation for faster positive stopping of metalworking machines. The assembly is immune to nuisance tripping due to vibrations. It is also effective as an awareness barrier on the backside of shears and press brakes and around the perimeter of… Continued