How to Make Your Engine Drive Last Longer

The farmer loved the amount of work his mule did for him. But, it was always irking him that his mule ate too much. He kept thinking about this problem until he came up with a good plan: reduce a little amount of his food and check it if affects the mule’s output of work. […]

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Why Do We Need Check Valves or Flash Back Arrestors?

Why Do We Need Check Valves or Flash Back Arrestors? “Suitable safety devices to prevent reverse gas flow and to arrest a flashback must be installed on each hose in an Oxy-fuel system, between the torch and the regulator.” –Work Safe BC regulation 12.120 Flashback prevention Click here for the publication from WorkSafe BC   […]

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Fuse Blocks for Water-Cooled TIG Torches

  “For want of a nail the shoe was lost. For want of a shoe the horse was lost. For want of a horse the rider was lost. For want of a rider the message was lost. For want of a message the battle was lost. For want of a battle the kingdom was lost. […]

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Selecting the Right Cutting Tip

Over decades, there have been many advances in the welding industry. Yet it’s easy to forget how simple and helpful oxy-acetylene cutting is: It is very portable and can easily be brought into the field. You can simply and quickly change the cutting direction during operations. When cutting, you don’t need to move the steel […]

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Making Your Cutting Tips Last

There are three tools which help extend the life of a cutting tip: Tip Cleaner, Tip Reamer, and Tip Drill. These simple handy tools can keep the tip orifices and passages free of slags and burrs, resulting in clean and efficient cuts. The Tip Cleaner Most welders using cutting torches are familiar with the common […]

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How To Get The Best Out Of Your MIG Nozzles

“Look after the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves.” The details will get you if you don’t watch out. To improve your efficiency in MIG welding, one of the things you might want to look at is the nozzle on the MIG gun. If it’s used the way it was designed for, it can help you be more efficient. […]

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Inductive Heating

by Ron-Son’s Torch There are some things that are invented that we’ve never seen, just heard about it, but we instantly know how it can greatly help us. I was young when I first heard about this new invention called a microwave. We were told it could cook a hot dog wiener in 45 seconds. […]

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