Resistance Welding Informer

News, insights, technology and innovations from Weld Systems Integrators

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FABTECH, 2019 Weld Systems Integrators will be exhibiting in Booth B37048 at FABTECH 2019 – November 11 – 14 at the McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. Registration is OPEN. CLICK HERE to register. North America’s Largest Metal Forming, Fabricating, Welding and Finishing Event FABTECH brings a wealth of innovation and technology solutions to Chicago November […]


ProMat and Automate 2019

ProMat and Automate 2019 Great technology and insightful discussions with industry leaders at ProMat and Automate 2019. Weld Systems Integrators Automation WSI offers custom welding automation systems, tooling and robotic integration, including: Standard machines with custom tooling Multi-gun welders Turntables Nut and bolt feeders Part feeders Part conveyors Custom weld tooling Custom designed welders (aka […]


Partner News – OMC 2019

Partner News – OMC 2019 TECNA S.p.A. – Hall 4 – Stand F1 at OMC 2019 TECNA S.p.A. will be exhibiting in Hall 4 – Stand F1 at OMC 2019 – March 27 – 29 in Ravenna, Italy. CLICK HERE for more information. Exhibiting Company: TECNA S.p.A. Booth Number: Hall 4 – Stand F1 TECNA […]


12J Series CD Welder

12J Series Capacitor Discharge Welder Joins fasteners to hot-stamped, high-boron steel The FABRICATOR – January, 2019 Weld Systems Integrators Inc. (WSI) offers the new 12J series capacitor-discharge (CD) welding equipment, which delivers high peak currents (175,000+ amps) in 3 ms, resulting in total weld times less than 10 ms. Very short weld times and high welding […]


WSI Welding Seminar

WSI Welding Seminar TOPIC: Projection Welding of Fasteners to HOT STAMPED BORON and PRESS HARDENED STEELS Fastener Welding Seminar presented by Weld Systems Integrators. This will a two-part series on projection welding of fasteners to Hot Stamped Boron and Press Hardened Steels as part of our NEW / ONGOING Welding Seminar Series. Part 1 – IN […]



FABTECH, 2018 Weld Systems Integrators will be exhibiting in Booth C12075 at FABTECH, 2018 – November 6 – 8 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. Registration begins in April. CLICK HERE for more information. AWS / RWMA Resistance Welding School The AWS / RWMA Resistance Welding School is designed to benefit all […]


Sheet Metal Welding Conference

Sheet Metal Welding Conference (SMWC) October 17 and 18, 2018 Weld Systems Integrators will be exhibiting at the Sheet Metal Welding Conference – October 17 and 18, 2018 at the Laurel Maner in Livonia, Michigan. The Sheet Metal Welding Conference (SMWC) is the premier technical conference dedicated to bringing experts together to discuss state of the art […]


WSI LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE Purchase your TECNA tool balancers TODAY from is our NEW website, dedicated to TECNA spring tool balancers., is powered by Weld Systems Integrators, a stocking master distributor of TECNA industrial resistance welders and equipment. Our IN-STOCK inventory includes TECNA stainless steel cable (INOX rope) balancers, explosion resistant (ATEX-rated) balancers, nylon cable balancers, air hose balancers and no gravity […]


AWS Welding Journal – 10/2017

Projection Welding of Fasteners to Hot-Stamped Boron Steel Manufacturing issues encountered during this process are reviewed along with the impact of using contact resistance AWS Welding Journal – October, 2017 By Allen M. Agin and Bob Kollins Projection welding of fasteners is widely used in automotive component assembly. Hot-stamped boron steel is becoming more prevalent […]


Ask The Welding Engineer – 3/14/17

Ask The Welding Engineer March 14, 2017 Q: My Company has been nut and stud welding for many years using AC and MFDC welders with great success. We recently ran into some issues with a new hot stamped part that we couldn’t projection weld consistently. What’s going on? Your question is somewhat complicated and as […]


The FABRICATOR – 8/2016

Projection Welding of Fasteners to Hot-Stamped Boron Steel How capacitive discharge welding helps improve consistency in part quality. The FABRICATOR – August, 2016 By Allen M. Agin and Bob Kollins Many studies and articles have addressed the subject of spot welding boron aluminum silicon (AlSi) coated and uncoated hot-stamped material, but few have addressed projection […]

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Weld Systems Integrators (WSI) is a manufacturer and stocking distributor of resistance welding equipment and machinery, and integrator of robotic resistance and MIG welding cells. WE MAKE GREAT WELDS! For more information on IN-STOCK and available products, or to request a quote for a specific resistance welding application, please give us a call at 844-WSI-WELD or +1-216-475-5629.