United Performance Metals News

Jun 2014 02
11 03 Mon
Written by Weld.com

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ArcOne Wants your Photos!

Jun 2014 01
16 20 Sun
Written by ArcOne

Do you have any ArcOne┬« products? Do you love taking photos? Do you enjoy taking photos of your ArcOne┬« products? If you've answered yes to these questions then you should be sending pictures to us! We may even feature it on our Instagram feed (@arconeweldsafe), our Facebook page or even tweet it on Twitter!

So, smile big and snap a selfie or take a picture of you in action with your gear and send them over to us. You can email us at eva@aceintl.com, post them on our Facebook page or hashtag #arconeweldsafe or #arcone on Instagram and we will find you!

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Largest Pipe Welding Purge System Ever

May 2014 27
15 16 Tue
Written by Ron Sewell

Weld Butts in Pipe Diameters up to 80ÔÇŁ diameter can now be purged using the Argweld┬« QuickPurge┬«II Inflatable Pipe and Pipeline Weld Purging Systems.
 
QuickPurge®II showing RootGlo®

QuickPurge®II Pipe Weld Purging Systems have been designed to dramatically reduce weld purging times and deliver bright shiny oxide free welds irrespective of the size and the volume of the pipe. A central collar between the two inflatable dams reduces the volume to be purged to a small annulus.

Around the centre of the collar is a piece of ÔÇśRootGlo┬«ÔÇÖ illuminating strip that allows operators to see the centre of the purging system. RootGlo┬« holds its illuminating charge for 24 hours after which it can be recharged simply by exposing it to daylight
for ten minutes.

The PurgeGate® accessory is fitted to all QuickPurge®II Systems. PurgeGate® is a special device that prevents the purge gas input pressure to the Inflatable Pipe Weld Purging System from rising above 7.5 psi.

Even in the event that the gas pressure rises suddenly to 50 psi by error, only 7.5 psi can be allowed through to the inflatable dams so they are unlikely to burst due to over inflation.

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The History of Orbital Welding

May 2014 15
14 50 Thu
Written by MagnaTech

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