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May 2016

Rugged, Reliable and Red! POWER MIG 140C for $639!

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The POWER MIG® 140C is available for the low price of $639 (after $100 end-user cash rebate). Customers can also choose a Magnum® PRO Aluminum Spool Gun valued at $295. The POWER MIG 140C is the ideal machine for home projects, including;maintenance and repair, light fabrication, and auto body – all with 120v household power. Don't Miss Out! Get yours today! MORE.

Generating Savings. Generating Value. Great New offers on Ranger Generator/Welders

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Springtime brings with it construction season, but it also brings spring storms.  Now you can stay on the job--rain or shine. The Ranger® 225 is available for the low price of $2,995 (after $300 end-user cash rebate). Alternatively, you can choose a stick welding accessory package valued at $1,112.The Ranger 250 GXT is available for the low price of $3,199 (after $726 end-user cash rebate).Or choose a MIG wire feeder and accessory package valued at $2,862. This offer is only available until June 6th! MORE.

Aluminum Workshop: The Perks of a Push-Pull Gun For GMAW

Lincoln Electric's Frank Armao, suggests using a push-pull gun for aluminum GMAW applications, particularly for situations where feeding aluminum wire can become difficult. Check out Armao's latest article for Practical Welding Today (also featured on The Fabricator.com) to learn more about the perks of push-pull guns. MORE

How I did It-Barbecue Smoker

Using a Lincoln Electric POWER MIG 180C, this customer made this awesome, octagon-shaped smoker standing at 8 ft. tall and 4 ft. wide. Affectionately named "Smokezilla", this smoker can hold 45 slabs of ribs at once. Learn how he did it here: MORE.

Best Practices for Engaging Workers in Health and Safety Training

Ongoing training is a crucial part of any health and safety education program. Unfortunately, an issue that many institutions face is that industrial hygienists and safety professionals are not trained to teach courses. It is important to use skilled education techniques when instructing an adult workforce on proper safety techniques and precautions, and to make sure that you keep the workers’ interests in mind. OH&S.com provides some tips on how to keep your workforce engaged during required training courses. MORE

New! Stacking Iron Brochure Now Available

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Lincoln Electric is pleased to announce the launch of our Stacking Iron Cross-Country Pipeline brochure.

Stacking Iron is a comprehensive guide to our pipeline welding product offerings, with equipment and consumable suggestions based on the specific needs of a typical pipeline customer. This brochure concept was developed based on input received from industry welders, who indicated that they were looking for all of our product offerings in a simple document. MORE

White House Announces $100M Workforce Development

Grant Program

The federal administration is preparing to roll out the America’s Promise Grants program distributing $100M to community colleges that develop tuition-free opportunities for unemployed, underemployed and low-income residents. Employers are encouraged to partner with local colleges to offer work-based learning and paid internships in skilled trades. MORE

Brownsville Marine Products Boost Productivity

Workers at Brownsville Marine Products spend their days building 100+ foot barges, and spend a great deal of time working in confined spaces. In order to be successful, they needed advanced machines with fewer cables.When the company heard that Lincoln Electric was expanding its simple, reliable and flexible Flextec® family of multi-process inverters, the welding crew decided they were ready to try something new. Learn about how this decision effected their business.  MORE


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