Patent Number: RE36,997

Title: Arc welding torch

Abstract: An arc welding torch includes a current conducting mounting block which provided with an open-ended socket for receiving the mounting end of a current conducting removable and rotatable barrel having a welding tip at the free end thereof. Welding wire, inert gas and coolant are supplied to the welding tip via passageways in the block and barrel. A current carrying split collar is slidable along the barrel and adapted to be wedged between the barrel and the inner surface of the socket adjacent the open end thereof via a nut which engages threads on the block to maintain the barrel in a seated and fixed position in the socket.

Inventors: Kensrue; Milo M. (Newport Beach, CA)

Assignee: M.K. Products, Inc.

International Classification: B23K 9/32 (20060101); B23K 9/133 (20060101); B23K 009/173 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017