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Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. Launches Fixed-Shade Industrial Passive Helmet
Jul 22 14
Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. has launched fixed-shade Industrial Passive Helmet. This sleek piece of protective gear comes in a matte black finish, with a fixed Shade-11 lens (considered an all-purpose shade for most welding applications). The helmet features ratchet headgear and meets ANSI Z87.1 and CSA Z94.3 standards. An affordable option for students, it also includes an attractive decal sheet for customizing the shell to fit one's personal style.
Lincoln Electric Licenses NanoSteel's Weld Overlay and Thermal Spray Technologies
Jul 9 14
Lincoln Electric and The NanoSteel Company announced that Lincoln Electric has been granted an exclusive worldwide license to NanoSteel's proprietary steel coatings technology for weld overlay and thermal spray applications. This agreement expands Lincoln Electric's range of wear-resistant products, which complement the company's core arc welding, cutting and automation solutions. The company will continue to develop and market its engineered powders and automotive sheet steel portfolio outside this agreement. During the transition period, NanoSteel and Lincoln Electric will work together to ensure consistent product availability and customer support.
Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. Introduces Air Vantage 650 in US
Jun 23 14
Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. has introduced Air Vantage 650 engine driven welder/generator in the US. Equipped with a Tier 4i-compliant Cummins engine, the Air Vantage 650 is a rugged machine designed for welding and gouging needs commonly associated with heavy industrial applications like mining and repair. Lincoln Electric's Chopper Technology ensures superior DC arc welding performance for virtually any process including: stick welding, TIG welding, MIG welding, flux-cored wire, downhill pipe and arc gouging. The Air Vantage 650 enables users to gouge using up to ½-inch carbons with the built-in air compressor and weld using up to 0.120-inch Innershield cored wires and 3/32-inch Lincore hardfacing cored wires. In addition to the superior welding output (600-700 amperage range), the Air Vantage 650 offers plenty of auxiliary power - 20 kW of continuous 3-phase, 240V AC power and 12 kW of single-phase AC power.
Lincoln Electric Releases Two New Aluminum Mig Push-Pull Welding System Packages
May 28 14
Lincoln Electric has announced the introduction of two new aluminum push-pull system packages targeted toward specific industries. The POWER MIG 350MP Trailer Manufacturing One-Pak includes all of the components and wire a fabricator will need to get started for premium push-pull wire feeding capability in trailer manufacturer sheet metal applications. The multi-process POWER MIG 350MP package includes: Magnum PRO AL Air-Cooled Push-Pull Gun; Aluminum Drive Roll Kits; SuperGlaze 5356 TM 3/64 in. (1.2 mm) dia. MIG (GMAW) wire specifically developed for the aluminum trailer manufacturing industry; everything in the standard package for steel welding, including a Magnum PRO 300 push gun, steel drive rolls (for steel, stainless, and silicon bronze wire), gas regulator and hose, work clamp and cable, 115V auxiliary power receptacle, a lockable storage compartment and an integrated rolling undercarriage; the second, new One-Pak package, specifically targeted toward aluminum automotive collision repair and fabrication, includes many of the same components as the trailer package, but features a differentwire alloy type: SuperGlaze 5554 3/64 in. (1.2 mm) dia. MIG (GMAW) wire. Each of these targeted aluminum feeding systems take full advantage of the advanced, 3-in-1 multi-process POWER MIG 350MP wire feeder/welder. This synergic welding power offers features single-control setting of simple weld parameters, while at the same time offering access to advanced waveforms and processes developed to deliver enhanced appearance and heat input control on aluminum, including Pulse-on-Pulse and Power Mode.
Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. Presents at KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive & Transportation Conference, May-29-2014 10:00 AM
May 19 14
Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. Presents at KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive & Transportation Conference, May-29-2014 10:00 AM. Venue: InterContinental Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Speakers: Vincent K. Petrella, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accountng Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer.