What is Capacitor Discharge Stud Welding

At Midwest Fasteners, we know that saving time is crucial to all types of operations. Employing easy to use portable studwelding to install all types of fasteners can help get the job done, and Midwest Fasteners can help. Capacitor Discharge, often called “CD” welding for short, is characterized by the use of everyday power from […]

Learning from dirty jobs | Mike Rowe

The “Dirty Jobs” crew and I were called to a little town in Colorado, called Craig. It’s only a couple dozen square miles. It’s in the Rockies. And the job in question was sheep rancher. My role on the show, for those of you who haven’t seen it — it’s pretty simple. I’m an apprentice, […]

How to Install Cuphead Weld Pins

At Midwest Fasteners, we know that getting work done quickly and reliably is really important these days and we have a way to help with that easy to use, easy-to-install Cuphead Weld Pins. It’s a fast and practical way to get jobs done less expensively, quickly and reliably. Cuphead Weld Pins, sometimes called “Mini” Cups, […]

K-TIG Live Demonstration Session

Greetings! Welcome to your K-TIG information session We can’t wait to find out more about what you guys do as well as share some information about what K-TIG does After that we’ll shoot out into the workshop we’ll give you a live demonstration and you can what a weld in real time via out live […]

SMErobotics project video

Automation using robots is key to improving the competitiveness of Europe’s manufacturing industries. Especially SMEs – small and medium-sized enterpises with small production runs – need flexible yet reliable systems with which to increase productivity with no compromises on quality. We need robots that are easy and intuitive to teach. A robot that understands what […]

Science of Innovation: Friction Stir Welding

From building bridges, to erecting skyscrapers, to assembling airplanes and cars, welding allows engineers and manufacturers to connect metal structures. But the method of joining metal to metal through melting had remained mostly the same for decades. That is, until 1991, when a new kind of welding was invented. Instead of melting metals to connect […]