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Arc-Zone Metal Mashup August Vol.1

Metal Mashup Welding News from Arc-Zone

August 2016 –  Back-to-Safety products and tips, Monster15 cups, Infinity helmets, & MT200-AC/DC welding machine.

WE’VE GOT YOU COVERED:  STOCK-UP & SAVE 15%

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Be a part of the “Back to Safety” culture. If you take safety seriously, chances are… so will your co-workers. Besides, it’s not really all that macho to breathe toxic fumes or risk getting metal shards in your eye. Make the choice to be Safe & Save 15% on the welder’s essential PPE Pack!

BUY AN INFINITY HELMET – GET A FREE BANDANA

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We’re lovin’ the clarity and style of the Miller Digital Infinity helmets. So for August, we’re throwing in a bonus of a Miller Skull & Barbed Wire bandana with any helmet sold.
Pick up yours today!

MONSTER15TM – WHEN YOU GOTTA PAY THE PIPER

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Arc-Zone’s Monster15TM is a pipe welder’s dream cup, but it’s also loved by race teams, aerospace, maintenance yards, the military, turbine companies, and precision machine shops. If you need to walk the cup or lay down a perfect bead at high amperage, this monster will become your Go-To set-up!!!
Check it out & if you don’t agree, no problem. It’s backed by our No Hassle return policy – doesn’t get better than that!

BACK TO SAFETY PRODUCTS & TIPS

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Whether you’re new to welding, ready to start school, or looking for new PPE or Safety gear, our recent educational blog is focused on helping you choose the products that meet your specific needs and preferences. Weld softly and wear a fitted respirator… you’ll thank yourself 10 years from now.

CK-MT200-AC/DC: VERSATILE & BUILT TO LAST

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We’ve received loads of positive feedback on the CK-MT200-AC/DC. If you’re looking for a great all around welding machine backed by industry’s best customer service Team at Arc-Zone, invest in the MT200. If you’ve got questions, just give us a call or send us a message –We love to help You Weld Like a Pro!

#WELDLIKEAPRO

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We are honored when talented welders and fabricators use our #hastags and share their passion on Instagram. Corey (@starclassic) is a dedicated husband, father, fabricator, welder, and drummer. He even takes the opportunity to weld on his breaks… a man truly devoted to the pursuit of quality. Thank you to him and all the men & women who work hard everyday to elevate and celebrate the Trades!

DON’T BURN YOUR MUFFINS… MAN!

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It may be a lil’ shock & awe, but this video both made us laugh (repeatedly) and made us think about safety. We definitelyneed to develop a Plan for when things go wrong in our shop. Is your Team ready to spring into action in the event of a welding-related emergency?
P.S. Who knew that the “Muffin Man” song could be so catchy. It’s definitely a video you’ll wanna share with friends. We did!

Arc-Zone Metal Mashup July Vol 1

Metal Mashup Welding News from Arc-Zone

July 2016 – Welcome back from the day weekend! Give your tools a rest, upgrade your shop, and don’t miss the underwater welding video. It’s pretty inspiring!

TAKE A LOAD OFF

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Sometimes, it’s nice to give your tools a rest too…
Back in the day… if you wanted a special tool, you had to fab it yourself. The Team at Strong Hand Tools is constantly pushing the envelop and launching time-saving tools at affordable prices. Today, we’re featuring the Grinder and Torch Rests, but there’s so much more than these killer items to make your welding life even happier!

IT’S NO BAIT & SWITCH

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The new & improved Piranha III-A is lighter, has 100% dust containment, a universal collet arm, pin vise, & illuminated on-off switch. This Grinder is voracious and spits out a precision grind every time. Fear No Tungsten!!!
Thru July we’ll hook you up with $75 worth of FREE tungsten.

YOU [CAN] TAKE IT WITH YOU

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Whether you’re on a budget, tight on space, or on the move, a portable, economic welding table is a no-brainer choice to get the job done. They’re great for a small shop, a novice, or a mobile welding set-up. Don’t miss the compatible tooling options. The Right Tools Make All the Difference!

WHY SETTLE FOR LESS?

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Can you get a different air-cooled torch for your Diversion? 
 
Yes!  You may have settled for a bulky, hard-wired, factory-issued torch in the past. But our TIG Torch Upgrade Kit putsYou back in control. You have the power to choose: lightweight WP-9, Flex-Loc, low profile, or any other torch that suits your needs. Don’t let a simple connector issue limit your productivity and weld quality. Introductory offer of $31!

#WELDLIKEAPRO

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We enjoy sharing photos, tips, & featured products on Instagram. It seems like the perfect forum for welders… It’s about celebrating great welds, great tools, and great people. Plus, no one expects you to say too much.
This week, we’re showing off Parker’s amazing weave. Check him out @shutupandweld and check out our page @arc_zone. If you like what you see, join the [visual] conversation. We hope you’ll like what you see.

IT’S SUMMER… TIME TO DIVE RIGHT IN

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Jonathan Noiles makes it look easy… to swim, kick, tack, hammer slag, and Get the Job Done!!! Check-out his work and decide if you’re ready to take the plunge. BTW, it’s OK to just watch and enjoy his work… that’s what most of our Team did.

Arc-Zone Metal Mashup June Vol 2

Metal Mashup Welding News from Arc-Zone

June 2016 –  In this issue, we’re celebrating metal artists, products too cool for school, welding machine upgrades, Piranhas, free tungsten & savings on TIG Rod!!!

THE FEROCIOUS PIRANHA FEARS NO TUNGSTEN

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Invest in the new & improved Piranha III-A and we’ll hook you up with $75 worth of tungsten for FREE. The new PG3-A is lighter, has 100% dust containment, universal collet arm, pin vise, & illuminated on-off switch. This Grinder is voracious and spits out a precision grind every time. Fear No Tungsten!!!

 

SCHOOOOOOOL’S ★ OUT ★ FOR ★ SUMMER ★ !!!

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Weld Shop Report Card ★:
A+ Shop Safety: Ground Clamp & MetalMan Welding Cart
A+ Fixturing: Corner Magnets & Inserta Clamps
A+ PPE:  Gloves & Super Light Speedglas Helmet
A+ Weaving:    Large Diameter Kit & Nut & Bolt Holders
A+ Keepin-Cool:
CoolKit Upgrade & CoolBand System

“DO. OR DO NOT. THERE IS NO TRY”

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Yoda and Darth Vader agree, Do Use the Force to Save 30% on 1 lb. of filler metal, when you buy a Rod Guard Canister. This deal runs thru the 4th of July holiday!
“The force is strong with this one.” -Darth Vader

RUMORS AROUND THE WATERCOOLER…

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Is it true that I can hook-up almost any torch to my Diversion? 
 
Absolutely! All you need is a Twist/Lock upgrade kit, exclusively from Arc-Zone. With the international dinse style connection and separate gas port, you can hook-up a water-cooled or specialty torch. 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. Introductory offer of $49!

SAFETY PRODUCTS TO KEEP YOU COOL

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Welding Safety isn’t just about protecting yourself from sparks, electric current, and your welding equipment. Sometimes it’s about protecting yourself from the summer heat. Treat Yourself: Make your time under the hood as comfortable, productive, and as safe as possible.

IS HER BULLDOG [SPARKING] AGAIN?

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Each piece produced by Joanie carries with it a piece of her heart. And any piece featuring a dog is Extra Special. At Arc-Zone, we are proud to have her on our team. We have Joanie’s creations displayed throughout the office and the shop. On the job, she has a knack for thinking outside the box to help customers & friends solve their welding challenges and get exactly the accessories they need to Weld Like a Pro!
Check out her story on CarmenElectrode.com!!!

IT’S SUMMER…

SIT BACK. RELAX. WATCH. LISTEN. AND ENJOY.

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Take a 5 minute virtual vacation to enjoy 15 awe-inspiring metal sculptures from around the world, including:  Mustangs in Texas, Nelson Mandela in South Africa, and Hippos in Taiwan. The images are set to David Krystal’s “All or Nothing.”

Arc-Zone Metal Mashup July 2016 Vol 2

Metal Mashup Welding News from Arc-Zone

July 2016 –  Pick your favorite color, harness the power of water with cool kits, upgrades, connectors, and compact torches. Finally, relax to some arcs & sparks set to “Sail!”

NOW IN ALL SHADES AND COLORS
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Show off your true colors and preferences. Whether it’s based on a favorite team, the type of filler metal, or your welding machine – with Rod Guard colored canisters, you can have it YOUR way.

COLOR CODE YOUR CONNECTORS TOO

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Our heavy-duty cable connectors are precision machined from heavy, specially shaped brass extrusion, and are insulated by a completely non-metal, heat/cold resistant cover. They’re also available in just about any color you can dream up.

 

WATER- A WELDER’S LIFE FORCE

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Anyone stepping up to higher amperage needs a water-cooled system to keep productivity high and tools in tip top shape. Excessive heat quickly degrades your torch and consumables. Essential components of a water-cooled welding rig include: water-cooler, compact torches, connectors, & vane-style water pumps. Questions??? Give us a shout – We’re here to help!

STOP MELTING YOUR TORCH

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Is your Air-Cooled TIG torch too hot to handle? 
It may be time to think about upgrading to a water-cooled system. You’ll be able to use water-cooled torches that run much cooler and allow you to access higher amperages. Think of all the welding possibilities!

LAST CHANCE TO SAVE $75

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Invest in the new & improved Piranha III-A and we’ll hook you up with $75 worth of tungsten for FREE. The new PG3-A is lighter, has dust containment, a universal collet arm, pin vise, and illuminated on-off switch. This Grinder is voracious and spits out a precision grind every time. Fear No Tungsten!!!

#WELDLIKEAPRO

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We enjoy celebrating the people and tools that make our welding community great. Nick (@mishler_made_fab) knows the benefits of a water-cooled rig first hand – it allows him to work with a smaller, cooler torch without having to stop & wait til everything cools down. Plus, his tools and consumables last longer. What’s your secret to productivity in the shop? Join the conversation, and share your work with us @arc_zone.

THIS IS HOW I SHOW MY LOVE

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Sometimes, it only takes a few arcs and sparks to make your day… and help you “Sail!” This week, we’re featuring a collage of pipe welding still shots set to music (-Thanks AWOLNATION, for the tunes). Enjoy and As Always, Good Welding!

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…

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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 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!!!

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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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