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Arc-Zone Metal Mashup June 2016 Vol 1

Metal Mashup Welding News from Arc-Zone
June 8, 2016 – We’re highlighting ninjas, safety, dads, machine upgrades & hot deals in this issue of The Metal Mashup!!!

EVEN LEONARDO & RAPHAEL AGREE…

ninja rod guard

This month’s TIG Rod Promo is Bitchin’ and Totally Tubular.

Save ~30% on 1 lb. of our most popular filler metals, when you buy a Canister to store it in. Stock-up * Protect * Save!
Rod Guard Canister + TIG Rod = a COWABUNGA Deal, Dude!  MORE–>


THIS FATHER’S DAY – PIMP OUT & PROTECT YOUR POPS

Whether it’s a respirator, a cheater magnifying lens, flame resistant sleeves, a grinder, or a pair of MIG pliers that’s on your list, we’ve compiled a few of our favorites in honor of National Safety Month & National Dad’s Day!!!

 

NEED INSPIRATION TO DITCH THAT BULKY TORCH?

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At only $31, Arc-Zone’s JWS Mechanical Upgrade Kit just might inspire you to upgrade and switch out the basic “hard-wired” torch that came with your Miller Diversion. Get the best welds by pairing your machine with the right torch for your application. Don’t let a simple connector issue limit your welds.

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Arc-Zone Metal Mashup May 2016

Metal Mashup Welding News from Arc-Zone
May 2016 – Take your welding skills & tools to the next level with Arc-Zone’s monthly Metal Mashup!

FINALLY, A CURE FOR CLAUSTROPHOBIA

No more scratching your head, trying to figure how to lay a perfect bead inside an unreachable angle joint. The low profile Stubby kit gets you out of a tight spot every time! Don’t give up your favorite torch – get all the amperage with 1/2 the footprint. Single diameter kits deliver the perfect solution for ~$40. For May Only, we’re adding a gas flow tester – measure your shield gas flow & get the coverage you need to Weld Like a Pro™.

Stubby Kits for TIG Welding


SAY HELLO TO MY [SUPER STUBBY] Little FRIEND

If you’re tired of breaking cups, you might want to try our High Performance Stubby Nozzle Kits. These high temp TIG cups blow doors off traditional nozzles; they’re made of a covalent-bonded Silica-Nitride ceramic with superior heat resistance, dielectric strength & hardness. Super Stubby Cups stand-up to a whole army of high amperage aluminum jobs & won’t get blown to bits when you strike an arc & generate a lil’ thermal shock. [Al Pacino Approved in 3/32″ & 1/8″ Kits for $65-$69]

High Performance Stubby Nozzle Kits




TOOL TIME: HOW-TO MAKE YOUR GRINDER LAST

If you’re looking for a consistent arc, you’ve gotta start with well maintained tools. With 1,000’s of Sharpie™ grinders in shops across the globe… we couldn’t ignore the need to help you

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Arc-Zone Metal Mashup April 2016

Metal Mashup Welding News from Arc-Zone

APRIL 2016 – Take your welding skills & tools to the next level with Arc-Zone’s monthly Metal Mashup!

WHO DOESN’T LOVE A WELDING DEAL?

Check-out the New Items & Increased Savings on some great buys in our Close-Out Deals category. Shop now for the best selection of welding deals because only have limited quantities!!!

Arc-Zone Welding Deals

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JOE WELDER BLOWS UP YOUR VIDEO AS HE UNVEILS THE HIGH VOLTAGE CK MT200-AC/DC POWER SOURCE

Watch Joe Welder Breaking the Rules as he illustrates what to do [& what NOT to do] when setting up your new CK MT200 TIG Welding Machine. Learn a few tricks of the trade & enjoy a few laughs.

GET IT HOT: CK’s MT200-AC/DC TIG POWER SOURCE

[UPGRADE TO ARC-ZONE’S STUBBY PRO KIT FOR $100]

CK MT200 TIG welding machine

Dial it in & weld right out of the box, If You Dare! It comes complete with CK17 Flex-Head Torch, connector, accessory kit, foot pedal, ground clamp, regulator, power adapter.
Now starting at $2,155.55

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Arc-Zone Metal Mashup – March 2016

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MARCH 2016 – Take your welding skills & tools to the next level with Arc-Zone’s monthly Metal Mashup!

TOOLS WE CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT
This latest video mashup features some of our sweetest tools & accessories laid out on our oh-so versatile BuildPro Table.

The best WELDING TOOLS & ACCESSORIES
IS YOUR GRINDER LOCKED & LOADED?
The ultimate Grinder Rest stores your grinder and its accessories in one convenient spot for easy access. Available with a Magnetic or C-Clamp Base. Now starting at $14.95

Tungsten grinder rest strong hand tools
PATIENT, YOUNG GRASSHOPPER [HOLDS WORKPIECE]
This third hand tool steadies small parts such as bolts, nuts, and thin plates for tack welding at odd angles with full welding clearance. The Spring Clip is used to steady the edge of an angled thin metal plate. Now starting at $19.95

grasshopper clamp from strong hand tools
HIGH PERFORMANCE HELMET/UTILITY PACK
Made to protect your helmet’s expensive lens from bumps, scrapes, and scratches. It doubles as a backpack with padding on one side and breathable mesh on the opposite. With a zippered pocket inside, it will fit nearly any welding helmet along with additional gear. Now $20.85

the best Helmet Utility Pack for welding
7 YEAR OLD GIRL MIG WELDING
Watch out Jessi Combs! Here comes the next “All Girls Garage” star! This impressive little girl has a big appetite for welding just like her pops. Gotta start ’em young!

little girl MIG welding
AS SEEN ON INSTAGRAM™ SERIES
Discover what’s happening on social media amongst the welding community. We showcase welding application tips, trending topics, and master fabricators around the globe committed to quality craftsmanship and moving the industry forward.

the best TIG nozzles for welding
#WELDLIKEAPRO
It’s amazing to witness all the encouragement & support from so many of you within the welding community day in, day out. Here’s a post we wanted to share from @young_fabricator that clearly demonstrates positive reinforcement within the welding community. To share your work with Arc-Zone, be sure to tag your pics with hashtag #ArcZone and #WeldLikeAPro.

metal welding flames sculpture

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Arc-Zone Metal Mashup – February 2016

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FEBRUARY 2016 – Take your welding skills & tools to the next level with Arc-Zone’s monthly Metal Mashup!

PLUG-N-WELD™ CONNECTOR KITS
No more jackin’ around with suppliers and OEMs trying to figure out how to connect your torches. Hook up most any torch to any machine, even the new imports! Each kit includes a Universal Modular Interface Connector that can be easily configured for a wide range of Air & Water-Cooled TIG torches & Welding Power Sources.

universal TIG welding connector kit

HAVE YOU HUGGED A WELDER TODAY?
The BSX kevlar sleeve is the ultimate abrasion and flame resistant protection. Make sure your welder is protected this Valentine’s Day against sparks, heat, cuts, and abrasions. One size fits all – Now $19 bucks!

BSX KEVLAR FLAME RESISTANT SLEEVE

QUICK TIPS FOR HOOKING UP
Whether you’re new to TIG welding or a master fabricator, the myriad of adapters, connectors and couplers on the market can be overwhelming. These tips will make hooking up your TIG/GTAW torch to any machine easy.

QUICK TIPS FOR CONNECTING YOUR TIG TORCH

LENCO CONNECTORS MADE IN MISSOURI
It may be true… Welding connectors are NOT the most exciting accessories in a shop, but a good connector is imperative. See JoeWelder.com to get more information on Lenco, the American-made connectors we proudly carry.

LENCO Welding connectors

NASA GOES NEXT-GEN: FRICTION-STIR WELDING
“The pieces were joined using a state-of-the-art process called friction-stir welding, which produces incredibly strong bonds by transforming metals from a solid into a plastic-like state, and then using a rotating pin tool to soften, stir and forge a bond between two metal components to form a uniform welded joint, a vital requirement of next-generation space hardware.” Say NASA officials.

WELDING ON LUNAR ORION PRESSURE VESSEL

ONLY GIRL IN SCHOOL TO SPARK AN INTEREST IN WELDING
According to NBC news, only 3% of professional welders in the U.S. are women. But what’s the reason for the shortage of women welders? In this interview, a female high school welding student discusses what it’s like to be a female welder.

ONLY GIRL IN SCHOOL TO SPARK AN INTEREST IN WELDING

AS SEEN ON INSTAGRAM™ SERIES
Discover what’s happening on social media amongst the welding community. We showcase welding application tips, trending topics, and master fabricators around the globe committed to quality craftsmanship and moving the industry forward.

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#WELDLIKEAPRO
Gotta start’em young! Here’s @wicked_welding’s boy dabbin’ it up! To share your work with Arc-Zone, be sure to tag your pics with hashtag #ArcZone and #WeldLikeAPro.

Weld like a pro kid TIG welding

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Arc-Zone Metal Mashup – January 2016

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JANUARY 2016 – Take your welding skills & tools to the next level with Arc-Zone’s monthly Metal Mashup!

THE PIRANHA III HEAVY-DUTY TUNGSTEN GRINDER
Engineered to deliver precision longitudinal grinds on electrodes from .040″ (1.0mm) to 3/16″ (4.8mm). Arrives complete and ready to grind with a universal collet and operations manual. *Special Bonus includes medium electrode grinding pin vise*

THE PIRANHA III HEAVY-DUTY TUNGSTEN GRINDER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEHOLD THE MINI MAGNETIC SQUARE TWIN PACK
The compact and extremely powerful Mini Magnetic Square Twin Packs are ideal for light duty welding projects. You can place magnets at multiple angles while soldering, brazing, and welding at 30°, 45°, 60°, and 90°. The compact size makes it easy to pack, store, and carry for use anywhere.

MINI MAGNETIC SQUARE TWIN PACK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PURGE LIKE A PRO
High Purity welding applications require specialty precision tools to meet the demands of the modern metal fabrication marketplace. We’re pulling the curtain back to share a mashup of our top selling High Purity welding solutions.

HIGH PURITY WELDING PRODUCTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SPACE… THE ULTIMATE PURGE CHAMBER
Speaking of High Purity welding, a phenomenon first discovered in the 1940s indicated that two “clean” surfaces of similar metal would strongly adhere if brought into contact under vacuum due to lack of oxygen. This process became known as Cold Welding and takes place without liquid or molten present in the joint. So if you consider the universe as a whole, metal objects sticking together is actually the norm.

METAL FUSING AND WELDING TOGETHER IN SPACE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PORTRAIT OF A [RAW IRON] TRADESPERSON
This video featuring Jesse Srpan of Raw Iron Choppers captures the true spirit of what it is to be a (welding & metal fabrication) tradesperson.

Jesse Srpan of Raw Iron Choppers - PORTRAIT OF A TRADESPERSON

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AS SEEN ON INSTAGRAM™ SERIES
Discover what’s happening on social media amongst the welding community. We showcase welding application tips, trending topics, and master fabricators around the globe committed to quality craftsmanship and moving the industry forward.

@jalumo_1973 - AS SEEN ON INSTAGRAM™ SERIES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#WELDLIKEAPRO
@captain_mig_pipe went all out on this Metal Deer Head. This work of art is about ⅛ inch thick, 50 to 60 lbs, and took roughly 10 hours to complete. To share your work with Arc-Zone, be sure to tag your pics with hashtag #ArcZone and #WeldLikeAPro.

Metal Deer Head welded

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VISIT ARC-ZONE’S HEADQUARTERS
You’ve seen our products online, next time you’re in SoCal, experience Arc-Zone in a whole new way. Meet the Team and tour our facilities located in Carlsbad, California. You won’t be disappointed.

ARC-ZONE’S HEADQUARTERS

 

 

 

 

 

 

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