Tag Archives: Metal Fabrication

How to Choose Filler Metals for Carbon and Low-Alloy Applications

To produce quality welds, you need to evaluate a variety of industry- and application-dependent issues. There are numerous factors that play a role in producing high-quality welds. The proper welding technique is critical, as is selecting the correct process for … Continue reading

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Using Advanced Welding Technology Can Revitalized Today’s Welding Classroom

Advanced welding technology can revitalize today’s welding classroom. The old adage that “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks” sometimes seems more like a challenge than words of wisdom. Today’s global market and the evolution of new technology offers … Continue reading

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Fundamentals of Plasma Gouging

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Maximizing Operator Comfort and Safety to Increase Productivity: Part 2

In the metalworking industry, one of the major challenges is increase productivity, which can ultimately be achieved through reducing downtime and increasing yield. Tools that can withstand the harsh environments and rigors of the job, feature an ergonomic design and … Continue reading

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Maximizing Operator Comfort and Safety to Increase Productivity: Part 1

There are many issues that play a role in welding operator comfort, including the heat generated by the welding process, the repetitive motions, and at times, cumbersome equipment. These challenges can take a tole, which can result in aches, fatigue … Continue reading

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Metal Fabrication Safety

Due to a variety of hazards found in the workplace environment, metal fabrication can be a potentially dangerous industry, especially if employees do not follow the safety regulations closely. Fortunately, the ate of non-fatal injuries in the industry has decreased … Continue reading

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Waterjet Cutting Technology

When it comes to metal cutting, waterjet cutting is a cut above traditional machining processes. Using high-pressure water flowing through a pump and out a cutting head, an abrasive waterjet cutting machine can cut a variety of applications with exceptional … Continue reading

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ATTENTION! MACHINIST APPLICANTS WANTED!

Machinists Needed We are seeking a dependable machinist. A minimum of 5 years experience running a manual lathe and manual mill in a job shop environment. Competitive wages, paid holiday, paid vacation, uniforms, health insurance and 401K.

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Metal Rollers: Uses and Safety

Metal rollers are a quick and efficient way to bend metal into desirable shapes and tubes with precision. These tools are dangerous in many ways and without proper use and safety, the operator could become seriously injured. In this article … Continue reading

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Lathe Machines – Safety Precautions

Lathe Machines are a rather exceptional tool for cutting near any material, such as sheet metal and wood. This machine in particular is extremely sharp, which can lead to dangerous situations if the operator is unaware of certain issues. Consumer … Continue reading

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