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Video Learning Guides for WeldStudio™

Even the best users sometimes find it difficult to read through an operating manual for a software product. Recognizing this, Xiris Automation has created a series of easy-to-use training videos to help users set up and use the WeldStudio™ software utility provided by Xiris. There are currently 15 short videos …

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Xiris Launches Audio Monitoring for Weld Cameras!

Xiris is proud to announce a revolutionary addition to our industry-leading cameras: SOUND! At Xiris, we strive to be a world leader in developing sensors and inspection systems for welding processes. Our team of multidisciplinary experts have extended our weld camera product line with the addition of audio capture and …

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Xiris Seam Tracking for Laser Welding on Tube Mills

Laser welding offers several advantages over conventional TIG or Plasma welding processes especially for difficult to weld materials where lightweight, high strength and corrosion resistance is needed. The Xiris Blog

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Why You Should Use a CellView Camera

Welding automation is becoming increasingly more common and necessary to ensure high-quality welds and productivity. Using weld cameras, such as the Xiris CellView camera, helps operators see the welding process more clearly and helps them make any in-process adjustments.  The Xiris Blog

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Xiris Launches New Support Center

Our team at Xiris has always been dedicated towards providing an excellent customer experience, from the products we design and build, to how we support our customers before and after a sale is made. Creating the Support Center for our customers was our next step in improving the overall customer …

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Ground-Breaking Technology + Dedicated Customer Service = Great Value

Once we’ve demonstrated to potential customers how a Xiris weld camera can help their business, the technology practically sells itself. The Xiris Blog

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10 Reasons Why You Should Add a Weld Camera to Your Classroom

Adding cameras to view and recording welding is a constant desire of progressive welding schools. However, for many years, there was a lack of the appropriate camera technology with High Dynamic Range imaging capability to properly image welding and display it on a standard 8-bit monitor. The Xiris Weld Camera has overcome this …

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How Weld Inspection Helps Tube Producers Meet Weight Reduction for Automotive Sector

The Automotive Sector is constantly trying to reduce the weight of cars. Part of that effort is to approach their suppliers to see what they can do to reduce the weight of their components. Fabricators of tubes for the automotive sector are constantly being asked to meet more difficult weight …

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Reflecting on Spring 2019 Trade Shows

The past couple of weeks have been busy for the Xiris Automation team as we’ve travelled across North America with our weld cameras and weld inspection systems attending the Pipe and Tube Conference, GAWDA 2019 Spring Management Conference, and FABTECH Mexico.  The Xiris Blog

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Color or Not? Five Questions to Consider When Choosing a Weld Camera

Welding is not a very colorful operation. The metal, torch and other materials are usually varying shades of grey. The arc is bright white. The background is almost black. To accurately monitor and inspect welds, being able to see a massive tonal range, from the brightest to the darkest, is …

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How to Detect Scarf Tool Wear on a Tube Mill

During tube production, immediately after the tube has been welded and before any further in-line processing is done, the weld bead must be scarfed off the tube. Scarfing is the process whereby the weld bead is cut off with a knife, or scarfing tool.  Unfortunately, if the scarfing tool is …

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Using Weld Cameras to Enable a Continuous Coil Joining Process

Xiris’ High Dynamic Range (HDR) welding cameras can be used in a multitude of ways, some of which our customers have discovered on their own. The Xiris Blog

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Customer Testimonial: Xiris Tube & Pipe Inspection Systems Transform Quality Control

Who doesn’t love an inspiring transformation story? Weld inspection systems truly are capable of transforming your quality assurance processes and one of our Spanish customers has quite the story to prove it. The Xiris Blog

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Triggering Weld Cameras from a MIG Process

MIG processes, particularly short circuit MIG, will generate a huge range in brightness during their metal transfer cycle:  when the arc is extinguished as the wire makes contact with the parent material prior to expulsion, the image can be quite dark. However, after an explusion occurs and the arc is …