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How long has it been since you updated the equipment in your industrial business? Have you been paying for repairs several times each year? Do you perform the right maintenance on each piece of equipment? I had made the mistake of using outdated equipment in my CNC machine shop. That aging equipment cost me a lot of money in repairs each year. As the machine got older, the parts for it became more expensive. If you are considering investing in new equipment for your industrial business, take a moment and visit my website. There, you will learn the steps that I walked through when looking for new equipment that wasn't going to cost me a fortune in the long run.

choosing new industrial equipment for your business

Here's Why You Should Buy Welding Equipment From An Independent Distributor

Eddie Barnes

Welding equipment is essential for machining and shaping metallic objects in various industries, including automotive repair and building and construction. One of the best ways to ensure you get the right equipment for the project is by purchasing directly from independent distributors. The piece gives a detailed overview of the benefits of buying welding equipment from an independent distributor. 

They help you choose the right equipment  

Stainless steel, aluminum, and carbon steel are the most common metals people interact with in welding projects. Before buying a piece of welding equipment, you should ensure it can adequately machine the type of metal you're dealing with. For instance, when dealing with a metal such as stainless steel for artistic and ornamental purposes, tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding equipment is ideal. That's because TIG welding equipment produces clean and beautiful finishes. If you're unsure of the exact piece of welding equipment you need for a job, an independent distributor will help you analyze the nature of the project to make the correct choice. They have professional knowledge and much experience in handling welding equipment. 

They ensure the safe transportation of the equipment 

Like any other machine, transporting a piece of welding equipment needs much care and attention to prevent damage. Independent distributors help eliminate transportation hassle and worries as they deliver the machine to your workstation. They also have insurance coverage that caters to equipment damages during transportation. Moreover, they ensure the safe transportation of welding gases which are an explosion risk if not handled properly. They do so by putting in place safety measures such as moving the gas cylinders in vehicles with properly installed gas cabinets and secured cylinders. Their transportation services also help minimize overhead expenses, such as additional labor. 

They help you get value for money 

Another advantage of purchasing your welding equipment from an independent distributor is its various economic benefits. First, you get equipment at relatively lower prices than other outlets, which follow a long supply chain before the equipment gets to the consumer. Independent distributors get the equipment directly from the manufacturers meaning there's a shorter supply chain, resulting in lower prices. Second, they offer favorable warranty conditions because of the limited number of people who have handled the welding machines before they reach you, the consumer. They operate on the principle that the equipment is new and functional as it came from the manufacturer's warehouse. 


Are you looking to purchase welding equipment for your workshop? Contact a reliable distributor to help you choose the right equipment, provide safe transportation and realize value for money.

To find out more, contact a company like Hohenschild Welding Supply Co.