Weldtron 2000 Workstation
Panel Filter Workstations For Schools & Welding Labs
Ultimate Solution For Welding Training
With its powerful capture velocity and edge-to-edge backdraft inlet, the Filter 1 Weldtron 2000 workstation effectively removes welding smoke and fume, providing protection and comfort for students and instructors in the training lab. In addition, the Weldtron 2000 features user-friendly operation, safety, space economy, and outstanding energy efficiency.
Designed for Ease
Maximizing the Lab Set-Up
The Filter 1 Weldtron 2000 is designed to optimize comfort and effectiveness of the training process, easily adapting to the requirements of the classroom, the students, and the welding tasks:
The Filter 1 Weldtron 2000's table easily adjusts in height to accommodate not only different heights of students but also variations in the size of work pieces used in the teaching process. To provide proper lighting to every student, each self-contained Weldron is lit from both sides to eliminate shadows on the workpiece. The very low fan noise is extra important in the classroom where the student needs to hear instructions clearly.
The compact Weldtron is designed to be easily and compactly arranged or re-arranged as needed in any training facility. Each self-contained table has a footprint of only three feet by four feet, the height is just 8 feet, and all service points are in the front and top, allowing multiple Weldtrons to be placed side by side and back to back as desired.
With no need to backflush filters, there's no need for compressed air, and only 120 volt power is required for both the one horsepower motor as well as the built-in duplex receptacles.
Designed for Economy
Controlling the Costs
Engineered with an eye to cost effectiveness, the Filter 1 Weldtron 2000 makes the weld training budget go a long way in both capital equipment and ongoing operation. The unit cost is lower, the installation cost is much lower and even the operating cost is significantly lower due to energy efficiency:
Because of the Weldtron's modular, self-contained and compact design, there's no need of initial layout for highly customized building space in new schools or training centers since work stations can easily be added in a growing program, or units can be re-arranged or removed to serve the needs of the specific teaching institution. Furthermore, units can be added to almost any existing facility without the costly installation contract associated with the type tables that require compressed air, increased lighting or three phase power distribution.
The key to its cost control is the Weldtron's panel filter system with its low pressure and high dust capacity. The filters are designed to collect the fume from 600 pounds of wire or 800 flux coated welding rods before needing to be replaced. This high dust loading is accomplished due to the very low air flow through each filter, eliminating the requirement for compressed air and three-phase power.
Through the use of a high-efficiency, backward-inclined fan wheel, the Weldtron produces 2000 CFM of airflow, while using only one horsepower of energy! The compact florescent lights require only 52 total watts of power, yet produce the equivalent of 200 watts of incandescent light. Due to the self-contained configuration of the Weldtron, system efficiency is maximized because energy is consumed only by the units in use, adding yet another big energy savings by adapting amount of energy used to variation in size of welding classes.
- Airflow (CFM): 2000
- Motor: 1 HP, 1750 rpm TEFC with overload protection
- Electrical: 110/1/60v 11.4 amps, (2) GFI duplex receptacles
- On/Off Switch: Included
- Standard Filters: Spark-resistant 24"x24"x2" MERV 13 disposable panel filters (three filters in series), 18 sq. ft. filter media, each; qty: 12, 216 sq. ft. total
- Pressure Gauge: Included (indicates need for filter replacement)
- Noise Level (dBA): 72/73
- Blowers: 400/800 FPM
- Construction: Welded, heavy gauge welded carbon steel with industrial acrylic enamel paint throughout
- Work Surface: 3'Dx4'W, 12 ga. carbon steel isolated from cabinet with 4 rubber grommets, adjustable from 28" to 36" height
- Lighting: (2) High-efficiency, 26 watt compact fluorescent, producing 100 watt equivalent, each