Tractor Brewery in Albuquerque, NM
The welds in brewing equipment don’t just need to look good, they need to be perfect. Weld quality affects the brewer’s ability to keep the equipment sanitary: The welds need to be free from corrosion, pits, or crevices where bacteria can flourish.
Whether you’re fabricating stainless steel fermenting tanks or welding stainless
pipe that needs repair, it takes the best equipment to get the job done right.
Start with a top quality TIG/GTAW welding torch engineered by a reputable manufacturer (like CK Worldwide or Weldcraft/Miller) with attention to craftsmanship. The best torches are made with the best materials to avoid problems associated with weld quality, such as gas leakage that can draw atmosphere into the weld zone. Continue reading
About the Flex Head TIG Torch
The flex-head TIG torch allows you to personalize your TIG torch for your welding application, your workstation, and your welding style. You’ll want to follow some simple steps so your torch doesn’t fail prematurely.
Using Your Flex Head Torch
We know it’s tempting to check out your new flex TIG torch the minute your box arrives from Arc-Zone, but don’t do it without following these instructions. Continue reading
One of the most popular entry-level welding machines on the market is the Miller Diversion® 165 and 180. The machines have an output range of up to 180 Amps and come with a regulator/flow gauge and gas hose, a remote foot control, and a 150 Amp Weldcraft™ TIG torch with a 12.5’ cable.
While the Diversion® power source is great for a small fabrication shop or for a hobbyist, when you need more functionality the standard torch just doesn’t cut it. Many customers have contacted us asking if there was a way to connect a different TIG torch to their Diversion, and Arc-Zone responded by developing the TIG Torch Upgrade Kit. Continue reading
It’s not just what’s inside your TIG torch that matters (check out our article, “What’s inside your TIG Torch”, it’s what’s on the outside that counts too–sometimes you want to keep a low profile so you can sneak into a tight spot with all the power your favorite TIG welding torch can deliver.
The Stubby Parts Kits will turn your bulky 3 Series TIG torch, your 17, 26, CS300 series air-cooled torch, or your 18 and CS410 water-cooled TIG Torch into an easy-to-handle powerhouse.
When your TIG torch is fitted with our low-profile parts, welding in tight spots will be a breeze. Plus you’ll experience all the benefits of using a gas lens collet body: efficient shield gas coverage and improved weld quality.
The Full Power of Your TIG Torch at Half the Length
With the Stubby Kit, you can reduce the total parts length of your torch by half. Designed to fit 17 and 26 Series Air-Cooled torches and the 18 Series Water-Cooled torches, including Lincoln PTA-17, PTA-18 and PTA-26, Miller Diamondback DB17, DB18, and DB 26, Weldcraft LS-17, WP-17, WP-18, and WP-26 torches, as well as all popular import torches.