A US State gas company designed a custom mount to attach to a trailer hitch on their work truck. They do field repairs and installs of gas valves and the equipment runs off a small generator. They purchased a 12" Benchtop Welding Positioner from us and we're proud to share their before and after results below:
They did testing on their most common workpiece: 8” OD ½” wall pipe. Welding elbows and valves.
Stick. Generally 8 full passes per weld.
Old process time:
Average of 160 minutes per completion with handling/prep/etc.
12P/Elbow Jig time:
Average of 100 minutes per completion with handling/prep/etc.
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Reduction In Time:
~38% labour savings per weld.
180 to 200 welds.
Average Hours Saved:
180 to 200 hours.
$125/hr field welder:
$22,500 to $25,000 per job savings.
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