Archive for the ‘Cored Wire’ Category

          Polymet’s POLYSTEL product line consists of Stellite equivalent composition materials. We manufacture alloy products equivalent to Stellite 1, Stellite 6, Stellite 12, Stellite 21, & Stellite 190. Rod Our cobalt-based hardfacing rod is available both bare and coated. These Stellite equivalent alloys are used in the most demanding industrial applications in the world. They can be […]

Polymet is and has always been recognized as a leader in innovation within the industries their wires are used. There are no plans to let this position of leadership slip. Polymet is excited to step into 2015 with some big plans to support innovation and excellence. For starters Polymet has made some big upgrades and developments […]

ASM Akron Chapter – Bob Unger Presentation

Posted: 11th March 2013 by admin in Cored Wire, News

Polymet’s Bob Unger will be presenting on New Developments in Cored Wires for Thermal Spraying for the ASM Akron Chapter. The presentation will be held on Monday, March 18 in Akron, OH at the New Era Cafe. The evening will begin with networking at 5:30 pm, followed by dinner at 6:30, and will conclude with […]

Hard Bob – January 2013

Posted: 31st January 2013 by admin in arc spray wire, Cored Wire, Thermal Spray Wire

We hope that everyone is having a great start to 2013. Polymet has been extremely busy and we wouldn’t want it any other way! The first article of the New Year is all about 6 hard, wear resistant alloys for arc spray. When I first began in the industry, hard alloys were very limited, the […]

November’s Tips Welcome back for another round of HCWHB! We hope you had a great Thanksgiving Holiday! November’s focus will be on the advantages of using twin wire arc spray. I am going to touch on the technical, economical, and operational advantages in using a twin arc spray system. Enjoy my tips below: Hard Coatings […]

Hard Bob – October 2012

Posted: 28th November 2012 by admin in arc spray wire, Cored Wire, Thermal Spray Wire

In case you missed the October issue, here it is! Welcome back for another round of Hard Coatings with Hard Bob! In this article we are focusing on the effect of atomizing air pressure on arc spray coatings. When arc spraying, there are a number of technical parameters that will affect the coating. One of […]

Last week at FABTECH Las Vegas, Bob Unger, Sales Manager at Polymet, gave a presentation on “New Developments in Cored Wires for Thermal Spraying.” The presentation focused on the use of unique alloys in thermal spraying that are not available in solid wire form. These unique alloys include amorphous, nano, and self-fluxing alloys. Bob also […]

Polymet Corporation, a leading manufacturer of hardfacing wire, welding, and thermal spray wire, will exhibit at the 19th International Oil & Gas Industry Exhibition & Conference in Singapore, November 27-30, 2012. OSEA is Asia’s most important business technology event for the Oil and Gas industry. The event gathers key companies from around the globe in […]

Polymet Corporation, a wire manufacturer for hardfacing, welding, and thermal spraying, announced that it will increase its capacity for their cored wire process.  The company plans on upgrading current machinery as well as purchasing an additional mill to drive production. Cored wire, also known as flux cored wire and metal cored wire, has become a […]

Hard Coatings with Hard Bob

Posted: 20th September 2012 by admin in arc spray wire, Cored Welding Wire, Cored Wire

Once a month Polymet’s “Hard Bob” will publish 5 helpful tips for thermal spraying in “Hard Coatings with Hard Bob.” This is an opportunity for customers and operators to gain valuable insight and recommendations from a true industry expert, Bob Unger. Bob is the Sales Manager at Polymet and has been working in the thermal […]