Hydrogen Gas Tanks and Cylinders for Sale or Rent

Map of distribution areasHydrogen Gas Used for High-Temperature Welding

Hydrogen gas (chemical formula H2) is used in a rare welding method involving extreme heat called Atomic Hydrogen Welding.

Hydrogen transfers heat very quickly. It extracts energy from the arc to the piece you're working on extremely quickly. Alloys can be melted without oxidized buildup or fluxes. Atomic Hydrogen Welding is employed when rapid welding is necessary. The flame generated by an arc connected to hydrogen gas reaches up to 400 degrees Celsius (7,232 degrees Fahrenheit, significantly higher than acetylene).

Because of the extreme heat transfer and precision required in hydrogen welding, it isn't practiced very often. However, it is in some cases the only way to achieve certain kinds of welds. The lack of oxidation and the minimal runoff and waste makes it highly attractive for skilled welders looking for a specialized weld.

If you are looking to incorporate Hydrogen into your welding arsenal, know the risks beforehand. Consult its Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) before engaging in a potentially dangerous activity. Be cautious. Stay safe. Know what you're working with.

Same Day Hydrogen Gas Cylinder Delivery in Beloit and Racine

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Welders Supply sells and rents gas tanks and cylinders, and provides exchange refills to many communities including Racine WI, Kenosha WI, West Bend WI, DeKalb IL, and Waukegan IL.

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Welders Supply distributes pure and mixed gases throughout southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois area. Bring in your empty gas cylinders and we can refill it or exchange it for a full tank. No welding supplier provides a wide variety of products for such low prices.

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