Lincoln Electric will make sparks fly at Sturgis 2012

Lincoln Electronic Product Release

Lincoln Electric will demonstrate a wide variety of welding and plasma cutting equipment, along with a newly expanded line of protective apparel at the 2012 Sturgis Rally. Located in the Motorcycle Expo lot on Lazelle Street, riders are encouraged to stop by the booth to try out equipment, ask fabrication questions and receive a complimentary gift to commemorate their trip to Sturgis. Welding Seminars Lincoln Electric will also host two seminars (Monday, Aug. 6, at 11 a.m. and Thursday, Aug. 9, at 11 a.m.) in the Activities Center Tent in the expo lot. Expert fabricators will present interactive sessions on maintenance and repair techniques for motorcycle welding applications. Products Demonstrations **

TIG Welders**** ** Lincoln Electric TIG welders offer optimum AC and DC TIG welding for a variety of applications including bike maintenance, fabrication, repair and more. POWER MIG® Wire Welders POWER MIG® wire feeder welders with Diamond Core Technology deliver a forgiving arc on steel, stainless steel, or aluminum. These machines are great for sheet metal fabrication at home, in a small shop or production environment. **Tomahawk® Plasma Cutting Systems ** Plasma cutters are the ideal solution for cutting conductive material in seconds. The 375 Air has a built-in air compressor, and is capable of 3/8 in. cut at 14 ipm. The 625 has a 5/8 in. maximum cut at 12 ipm and the 1000 is capable of cutting 1 in. material at 10 ipm. The 625 and 1000 models have optional CNC machine torch set-up for reliable production cutting. ** **

** ** Red Line™ Welding Apparel and VIKING™ Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets Lincoln Electric’s expanded line of welding apparel will be on display and available for purchase. Items include welding jackets, gloves, safety glasses, and auto-darkening helmets. **

Torchmate Growth Series™ CNC Cutting Systems** All Torchmate Growth Series™ CNC prototyping systems have a small footprint and deliver enhanced control and repeatability over manual operations. These compact multi-use platforms are designed to bring CNC plasma cutting, routing, drilling, milling and engraving to those who could not previously afford to enter the world of CNC technology. These units contain CAD Lite and Torchmate® Driver software, which allow you to create your own parts or import .dxf files from almost any CAD program. ** ** Special Show Pricing Discount pricing will be available on select equipment, so if you are in the market for a welder, plasma cutter or CNC unit, stop by the booth to take advantage of this opportunity. Free shipping will be available on items greater than $90. Stay Connected Follow the Company’s Facebook and Twitter pages, for live updates from the 72nd Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Check out highlights from Sturgis 2011 here: