How to Set Up a Stud Gun for Welding Insulation Pins - Heavy Duty

WELDER BRANDS:

This setup works for Truweld, Proweld, Midwest Fasteners, Erico, H.A. Jones, SWS stud welder guns.

Great for welding a lot of pins and power plant work.  The collets last longer and it is more ideal for industrial applications.

ITEMS NEEDED: 

Stud Welding Accessories for Welding Insulation Pins Heavy Duty Method

STEP 1: Install hybrid collet in gun shaft and tighten set screws.  

Stud Welding Gun with Hybrid B Collet

STEP 2: Screw legs on to the CD Foot.  The 7" legs will work for insulation pins up to 6" in length.  The 12" legs will work for insulation pins up to 11".

CD Stud Welder Foot and Legs

STEP 3: Install the spark shield in the foot with the allen screw in the bottom of the foot.

CD Spark Shield in Stud Welder Gun Foot

STEP 4: Slide foot piece into face plate.  Adjust so that 1/8" of the pin is sticking out past the spark shield and tighten the set screws in the face plate.

 Gun Set Up for Insulation Pins - Heavy Duty