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Perfectly Ground Tungsten Electrodes

When it comes to TIG welding, Tungsten Electrodes are the most important part of the application. A properly ground Tungsten Electrode will help to improve arc starting and stability, giving an overall better performance. Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® manufactured the TEG-1000 Tungsten Electro ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 2 months agoPress > huntingdon fusionteg-1000tungsten electrode grinder +1

Weld Purging with Preheat

In the power generation and nuclear industry, low and medium alloy steels such as SA 213 T91 and SA 335 P91 are chosen for their high strength, but are often prone to cracking during welding. Pre-heating and post-heating reduces the crack sensitivity. In order to meet the requirements of inert gas ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 3 months agoPress > hotpurgewelding with preheatwelding p91 +1

Low Cost Pipe Purging with Weld Purge Plugs

Weld Purging small pipes of different diameters can be challenging, especially when budgets are tight. Often, welders are left to create their own homemade purging dams out of unsuitable materials such as foam, paper or cardboard. Weld Purging Experts Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® manufacture ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 4 months agoPress > weld purgingpurge plugspipe purging +2

Thoriated Tungsten Electrodes are left in the dust with MultiStrike®

Red tipped thoriated Tungsten Electrodes are said to contain 1.70% to 2.20% thorium. Thorium improves the quality of Tungsten Electrodes but also has a radio-toxic compound posing a risk to welders, particularly during grinding. Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT®'s blue-tipped MultiStrike® Tungsten ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 4 months agoPress > multistriketungsten electrodethoriated tungsten electrodes +2

Low Cost Alternative to Metal Glove Boxes

There is an ever-increasing demand in industries such as the Aerospace, Medical and Motorsport for high quality welded titanium components. Often, welding has to be carried out in an environment under 50 parts per million throughout the welding cycle. Metal glove boxes were previously a big succes ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 4 months agoPress > huntingdon fusionwelding enclosuremetal glove box +2

QuickPurge® for Weld Purging Large Diameter Pipework

Weld Purging large diameter pipework made from stainless, duplex and chrome steels, titanium or zirconium can be expensive, with requirements to have the oxygen level well below 100 ppm during the welding cycle.  As it is not cost effective to completely fill pipework with expensive inert gas, Hun ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 5 months agoPress > quickpurgeweld purginghuntingdon fusion +2

Protect your weld with the New Design Weld Trailing Shield®

Protecting titanium and stainless steel welds from coming into contact with air whilst they cool prevents oxidation, weld defects and rework. Leaders in Weld Purging Technology, Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® have launched their re-designed Weld Trailing Shields®, which provide an additional in ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 5 months agoPress > argweldtrailing shieldinert gas shield +2

Inflatable Pipe Stoppers for Sealing, Blocking and Testing

Single Ended Inflatable Dams are readily available in a variety of shapes and sizes for a range of applications including sealing, blocking, pressure testing and isolation. Pipe stopping equipment from the Pipestoppers® Division from Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® gives the user the opportunity ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 6 months agoPress > inflatable pipe stopperssingle ended stoppershuntingdon fusion +2

Low Cost Monitor for Welding Titanium and Stainless Steel

Titanium and stainless steel are both reactive alloys. When they are heated during the welding process, they will react with any air that is present, causing oxidation, which can lead to a loss of corrosion resistance properties. Shielding the metal with an inert gas is therefore crucial and one wa ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 6 months agoPress > purgeye nanoweld purgingweld purge monitor +2

Accurately Measure the Dew Point During Purging

During purging welders need to measure the oxygen content but also need to measure the ‘dew point'. The dewpoint is the temperature where condensation begins and water will condense on the material being welded. This can affect the weld properties significantly. Georgia Gascoyne, CEO for HFT® sai ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 6 months agoPress > dew pointweld purginghuntingdon fusion +1

Delivering the Highest Quality Gas

High quality Argon Gas Feed Hose provides welders with a method of delivering non-contaminated argon gas into their welding zone. Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT®, Global Weld Purging Manufacturing Company, produce tailor made Inert Gas Feed Hoses, suitable for use for TIG welding where argon and ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 6 months agoPress > argon gas feed hoseweldinghigh quality welds +2

Reliable Oxygen Analyzer for Welding Titanium

When welding titanium, it is essential that the oxygen level surrounding the weld is purged down to as low as 50 ppm. Measuring the oxygen level with a reliable oxygen analyzer is the most efficient way to know exactly when to commence welding. Specifically designed for Purge Chamber welding, the ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 7 months agoPress > purgeye deskoxygen analyzerppm trace +1

CO2 Pipe Freezing with Qwik-Freezer™

The Pipestoppers® Division at Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® provides a cost saving solution to carrying out repairs or modifications on pipes with liquid inside. Qwik-Freezer™, the industry standard portable CO 2 Pipe Freezing System requires little set-up time and is the only low cost CO 2 ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 7 months agoPress > qwik-freezerpipe freezingHFT +2

Weld Purge Film for a Variety of Pipe Sizes

Low cost weld purging a variety of tubes and pipes sizes can be achieved by the use of low cost Weld Purge Film®. Weld Purging Experts, Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® recommend switching home made dams produced of unsuitable material, to their low cost Weld Purge Film® to achieve oxide free, ze ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 7 months agoPress > weld purgingweld purge filmback purging +1

New Inflatable Rubber PetroChem Stoppers

The Pipestoppers® Division at Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® have launched new Rubber PetroChem Stoppers, for pipe stopping where access is difficult.  CEO Managing Director, Georgia Gascoyne said: “Our new Rubber PetroChem Stoppers are an easy way to stop the flow of gas or liquids along a pip ...

Michaela Reay


Posted 8 months agoPress > huntingdon fusionweld purgingpipe stopping