Pro Tips to Get The Most Out of Flex Head TIG Torches

Flex Head Torch

Flex Head TIG Torches

About Flex Head TIG Torches

The flex-head TIG torch allows you to personalize the torch head angle for the welding job, your workstation, and your welding style. To save time and money, you’ll want to follow some simple steps so your torch doesn’t fail prematurely.

Using Your Flex Head Torch for the First Time

We know it’s tempting to start bending your new flexible TIG torch the minute your box arrives from Arc-Zone, but don’t do it without following these instructions.

  1. To get the most life out of the torch Never bend your torch when it’s cold!
  2. Heat up the torch body before you flex it by striking a couple of arcs.  This will warm up the copper coils inside the torch body and keep them from “work hardening” which will lead to cracked tubes and water or gas leaks.
  3. Once warmed up, you are ready for bending.  The flexible coil area, is generally located between where the handle starts to about 1/2″ before the head.
  4. Do not twist the torch from side to side. This action will cause the coiled tubes to unwind and most likely twist off the head.

Arc-Zone stocks a complete line of  Miller/Weldcraft and CK Worldwide flex-head TIG torches in air-cooled and water-cooled models.

Miller/Weldcraft Flex-Head TIG Torches

Air-Cooled WP-9 & 9F, Powerful, Small, Light And Versatile

Air-Cooled WP-24 & 24F, Light-Duty Front Loading For Tight Jobs

Air-Cooled WP-17 & 17F, For General Purpose Medium-Duty Applications

Air-Cooled WP-150, Flexible Modular Torch Body With 7 Head Options

Air-Cooled WP-26, & 26F For Heavy-Duty Construction Applications

Air-Cooled WP-200 & 200F, Flexible Modular Torch Body With 7 Head Options

Air-Cooled WP-26, & 26F For Heavy-Duty Construction Applications

Air-Cooled WP-200 & 200F, Flexible Modular Torch Body With 7 Head Options

Water-Cooled WP-25, Flexible Long-Neck Torch

Water-Cooled WP-225, Flexible Design With Interchangeable Heads

CK Worldwide Flex-Head TIG Torches

Air-Cooled CK-90 Flexible, Light-Duty Front Loading For Tight Jobs (air-cooled)

Air-Cooled CK-130 Flexible, Powerful, Small, Light And Versatile

Air-Cooled CK-150, Flexible For General Purpose Medium-Duty Applications

Air-Cooled CK-210, Flexible For General Purpose Heavy-Duty Applications

Water-Cooled K-200 Flexible, Powerful, Small, Light And Versatile

Water-Cooled CK-230, Flexible, Super Powerful, Small, Light And Versatile

Water-Cooled CK-300, Flexible For General Purpose Heavy-Duty Applications

Arc-Zone offers top quality TIG torches to choose from, including the Flex-Head torches.  And at Arc-Zone you can Make it a PRO package and get everything you need to weld right out of the box!  Add a PRO Accessory kit and you’ll maximize your options for  your selected TIG torch. If you need help making a selection, contact our Customer Care team via email: CustomerCare@arc-zone.com or call us at 800-944-2243 (toll free US) or 760-931-1500 (worldwide).

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