February 2016

Up for the challenge

Colorful Welding Sticks Electordes Background

Instead of welding specialty metals using standard electrodes and wires, custom solutions can provide better results

Under the sun

Quality-Industries Robotic Welding

Quality Industries’ investment in a robotic welding cell allows it to keep up with production increases for solar equipment parts

Making waves


A resistance welder that debuted at Fabtech 2015 exemplifies the philosophies of lean manufacturing

On the surface

Example of Weld Slag
Example of weld slag formed on the weld bead.

Methods for removing weld spatter and weld slag prior to coating

Savvy selections

Miller Welding

To maximize the benefits of MIG welding, it’s best to know the criteria for selecting the right gun