Patent Number: 6,200,519

Title: Welding torch with a contact socket and a feed device

Abstract: The invention concerns a welding torch with a contact socket and a feed device. The feed device is arranged to hold a welding rod and guides the welding rod obliquely relative to a bore in the contact socket such that an outer surface of the welding rod abuts a defined inner surface of the bore at least over a partial region of the bore.

Inventors: Wimroither; Walter (Steinbach/Ziehberg, AT)

Assignee: Fronius Schweissmaschinen Produktion GmbH & Co. KG

International Classification: B23K 9/173 (20060101); B23K 009/00 ()

Expiration Date: 03/13/2018