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What about fumes during plastic welding

Hot air plastic welding is a process that can be employed to weld not only rigid thermoplastics, but also flexible thermoplastics. In both cases there can sometimes be concerns raised about the potential smells and or fumes, and what should be done to keep operators safe.

Techspan plastic welding tools – Mid Winter Dinner 2015

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PLASTIC WELDING ROD 100% NEW ZEALAND MADE

A full range of Plastic Welding Rods are available in a variety of materials and colours Only high quality, virgin materials are used in the manufacture of Techspan Plastic Welding Rods. Choose from a range of standard plastic welding rods that can be purchased online..

How to ID Plastics prior to Hot Air Welding

Plastics Identification: You can only weld “like” materials. For example, Polypropylene (most car bumers) can only be welded with a Polypropylene welding rod. So it is very important to first identify the material to be welded. Today most plastics used in the manufature of modern vehicles are stamped with plastics identification codes, however, where this […]

Plastic Welding Rods – NEW Bulk rolls shop online

Save time, buy online – Bulk rolls of plastic welding rods : You can now purchase larger bulk plastic welding rods online. Bulk rolls are now available on spools of 400 meters. These bulk rolls are ideal for plastic fabricators or those using plastic extrusion welders. A full range of Plastic Welding Rods are available […]

NZ Flooring ITO Apprentice of the Year 2014

The NZ Flooring ITO Apprentice of the year – the supreme award goes to …… Techspan have supported the NZ Flooring ITO awards since 2009. Since this time, Techspan has poured investment into the NZ Flooring School, with over $10,000 worth of Techspan Plastic Welding Tools. Every year Techspan also sponsor the Flooring ITO awards […]

What to consider before buying a Plastic Welding Tool

Plastic Welding Tools – What to consider before you buy Welding plastics is not rocket science, but the tools required to effect strong, structural plastic welding or repairs can be very important. Ensure you are familiar with the process, but also the equipment necessary to perform ‘trouble free’ plastic welding first time.

NEW High Speed Vinyl Flooring Welder

The Techspan® Flooron is an automatic welder for welding thermoplastic and linoleum flooring. The automatic welder has an automatic drive start system, and an optical device to stop the machine at the wall and prevent burning the floor material. Speed,  temperature, and airflow are infinitely adjustable via LCD screen, and an integrated, fully adjustable welding […]