Monthly Archives: July 2014

Tips on Spot Welding

Resistance Spot Welding is a commonly used practice in several HVAC and Metal Fabrication shops. A recent article in the July issue of MetalForming by Tom Snow of T.J. Snow Company Inc. makes reference to spot welding to being much like a recipe from a cook book. The ingredients, in this case being secondary amps, weld duration, and forging pressure all need to be mixed in  the right quantity to provide the desired results. Key considerations to keep in mind: Choose a machine that can provide optimal strength welds which would be Class A welds while keeping 25 percent of the capacity of Read More...

Empire Machinery is proud to add Ellis Band Saws to our product line

Ellis band saws are available in eight different models using blades from 1/2” to 1 1/4”. Models ranging from the “1100” to the “4000”, Ellis has a saw to suit your needs. Standard features on all Ellis bands saws includes: Band saw head moves left or right for angle cutting One-step conversion from horizontal saw to vertical saw on portable models Built-in protractor for fast and accurate selection of angles Stock remains in one position for all cuts Blade cleaning Manufactured from heavy steel, welded and machined for accuracy and durability. >>Read More Ellis Mfg. Company, Inc. is a family owned small business located in the city of Verona in Read More...