Employing source capture in the welding operation helps maintain compliance with regulations, avoid potential fines and create a safe and comfortable work environment. Because selecting the appropriate type of system for a given welding operation can be more difficult, here are some factors to consider in terms of cost, space requirements and the actual welding application.
Though the potential health problems from welding fume exposure can be significant, there are many and varied ways to reduce that risk to almost zero.
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Because it can be difficult to properly evaluate the capabilities of a dust collection system,
Ed Zitney of SKF Machine Tool Services shows how proper care and maintenance can make all the difference in both its operation and longevity in service.
Even though a machine tool spindle is a high-precision machine component, more often than not it is handled carelessly, forced to perform well beyond design limitations, or otherwise abused to the breaking point.
John Dauber, Matt Caulfield, Rick Kreczmer and Greg Schreier have been promoted.
Tomm Frungillo assumes responsibility for U.S. manufacturing and sales in North and South America.
Alan O’Connell has been appointed the executive vice president in charge of worldwide operations.
KEMPER offers shops unprecendented weld fume extraction technology in the SmartMaster or MaxiFil Clean mobile devices and the CleanAirTower air-cleaner.
The DT-3000V2 from Airflow Systems provides high-efficiency collection of powder, dust, fumes, smoke, and other contaminants while protecting shop personnel and property.
The MPH10 mist collector from Airflow Systems produces up to 1,000 cfm of air flow and achieves higher filtration efficiency while reducing filter replacement frequency.