Brothers of the Arc Welding Giveaway

Mar 2016 28
18 08 Mon
Written by is looking for the best welders in the industry to share their work with us in the forum and through social media. As one of the largest producers of free online welding videos, we receive a lot of merchandise from companies asking us to review their products. More often than not, we get to keep the stuff, whether we release a video on it or not. Well, the time has come to unload a lot of this free stuff, in addition to helmet stickers and other free swag for the shop. Enter, the "Brothers of the Arc Welding Giveaway"....

Here's how it works:

1. Share your finest welds on our Facebook wall with the hash tag: #BrothersOfTheArc.
2. We will feature each and every weld that is posted.
3. The picture with the most likes / shares at the end of each day will receive a care package from

So that's it. Simple enough, right? Now go show us your welds!

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Bug-O Systems / Weld Revolution Partnership Announced

Feb 2016 10
15 02 Wed
Written by Bug-O Systems

Bug-O Systems Appointed Master Distributor of Weld Revolution SpinArcTM Welding Torches for USA and Mexico

Bug-O Systems is pleased to announce an exclusive OEM and Distribution relationship for SpinArcTM welding torches covering USA and Mexico.  Weld Revolution has also appointed BUG-O Systems as a global distributor for their product line.  Bug-O Systems provides mechanized welding systems that are fully integrated with Weld Revolution’s innovative and patented SpinArc™ welding torches.  The integration of the two systems provides a complete solution.  Fabricators and manufacturing companies will reduce their costs, increase productivity, and improve their quality by utilizing the advantages of mechanized SpinArc™ welding.

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TIG Welding with Pulse: Why Bother?

Jan 2016 20
16 54 Wed
Written by

Many manufacturers of new low cost TIG machines are pushing the addition of pulse features on their machines. The fact of the matter is, pulse welding isn’t NEEDED all that often, but there are some instances where it is a big advantage. 

So what is pulse? To describe it simply, pulse welding will alternate your amperage input from a high setting to a low setting at the intervals in which you dictate. For instance, when you set your machine at 100 amps and 1 pulse per second with a background current of 50%; your machine will go from 100 amps to 50 amps and back to 100 amps every second. So now that you know what pulse is, why would you want to use it?

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HFT Releases New Gas Detection / Analyzing Instrument

Aug 2015 14
16 57 Fri
Written by HFT

For the first time, a unique Weld Purge Monitor® Gas Detection and Analyzing Instrument has been designed and developed that reads from atmospheric level of oxygen down to one part per million (ppm), breaking all technological boundaries in one instrument.
Huntingdon Fusion Techniques Limited HFT® continues to grow its innovation of Weld Purge Monitors® that were designed and manufactured 40 years ago this September. The PurgEye® 600 incorporates the features and benefits of all the other Weld Purge Monitor® designs in the HFT® Family Range, but for the first time, this one instrument has a full range of measurement reading from atmospheric concentration (20.94%), down to 1 ppm, accurate to 10 ppm. Readings are indicated either as parts per million or in percentage.

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