Aluminum Weld Fume Hazards

Breathing weld fumes is never healthy.  While not as harmful as breathing chromium fumes, the potential dangers of breathing aluminum fumes is just as pronounced as breathing carbon steel fumes.  Click the following link from The Fabricator to get familiar…

Ace Filter Flammability Rating

The flammability rating of a welding fume extractor filter is a legitimate concern.  All welding and related high heat metal working processes expose filters to the potential for fire and/or smoldering.  Ace takes this fact seriously and has built two…

Washington University study raises questions about current welding safety standards

Good information on the following link regarding a very recent study published by Washington University in St. Louis. https://medicine.wustl.edu/news/low-levels-manganese-welding-fumes-cause-neurological-problems/ It pertains to manganese levels in weld fume, and how current exposure levels may be stated too high to effectively protect…

Ace Industrial Products Introduces New Compact Mobile Fume Extractor

Ace Industrial Products Introduces New Compact Mobile Fume Extractor ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI – Ace Industrial Products has expanded its line of powerful, self- contained welding fume extractors with the introduction of model 73-701, an all-purpose, competitively priced, yet full-featured machine.…