Resistance Welders

Seamlessly Joined? Comparing Cast and Soldered Electrodes for Spot Welding

Cavities in the solder between the electrode and the shaft have a negative impact on the quality of the resistance weld. Plansee explains why anyone wishing to avoid cavities should use cast electrodes rather than soldered electrodes.
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Resistance Welders: Articles

What You Must Know About Adaptive Control of Resistance Welding

Brian Moore of Bosch Rexroth explains how adaptive control can help reduce losses related to poorly made resistance welds, increase resistance welding throughput and elevate your control of automated welding processes to a whole new level.

Resistance Spot Welding of Aluminum Moves to Production Line

Georg Fischer Automotive uses an innovative resistance spot-welding process from Fronius to join die-cast aluminium parts in the vehicle door-frame on the Porsche Panamera.

RESISTANCE: THE UNKNOWN WELDING VARIABLE

When unintended resistance is introduced into the welding circuit, it can lead to equipment failure, poor weld quality, porosity, the inability to weld to specification and the frustration of trying to diagnose an intermittent problem. Here?s how to prevent it from happening.

 

Resistance Welders: Industry News

CenterLine Becomes Gold Standard Winner

They retain and improve their status as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies.

Coldwater Machine Named Level 1 FANUC Integrator

This status opens up new automation opportunities for them in appliance, automotive, and aerospace applications.

Dengensha America Opens New Sales and Service Center

Located in Cincinnati, OH, this facility offers more timely response for customers in the southern territory and supports the company's rapid sales growth throughout the entire country.

 

Resistance Welders: Products

Ultralight Robotic Resistance Welding

Ideal for use on 80 kg capacity robot models and high density welding cells, FlexGun UL from Centerline Windsor is available in X, C and Pinch base designs that boast total gun weights under 155 lb.

Controller Integrates Analog Sensors into Digital Resistance Welding Systems

The stand-alone VeriFast MicroView fastener detection system from CenterLine provides simpleĀ integration of analog linear position sensing devices into resistance welding systems that require digital I/O.

FABTECH 2016: Welding (Part Two)

Take a closer look at some of the welding technologies that will be exhibited November 16-18 on the show floor in Las Vegas.