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Jul 14, 2014, 13:36 ET
Richard Perry, global repair product manager for Elektron parent company Vehicle Service Group (VSG), will lead the "Welding Techniques for Today's Shop: Using the Right Equipment for the Right Weld" webcast on July 17. (PRNewsFoto/Elektron)

Free Elektron Webcast Offers Tips for Welding Aluminum and Advanced Steel

As vehicle design and construction evolve, so too must collision repair procedures, equipment and shops. Learn the latest techniques for welding...

Apr 30, 2014, 13:28 ET
Elektron's new MultiMig 511 and MultiMig 522 MIG/MAG inverter welders are designed to help technicians weld aluminum as easily as they weld steel. Both welders are included in the Ford 2015 F-150 Collision Repair Program. (PRNewsFoto/Elektron)

Weld Aluminum as Easily as Steel with New Elektron MIG/MAG Welders

Elektron's new MultiMig 511 and MultiMig 522 MIG/MAG inverter welders are designed to help technicians weld aluminum as easily as they weld steel....

Apr 10, 2014, 12:59 ET
The new Elektron MultiSpot M25 AL and M22 AL stud welders can be used to remove dents from aluminum body panels and hoods. The M22 AL is included in the Ford 2015 F-150 Collision Repair Program.  (PRNewsFoto/Elektron)

Repair Aluminum Hood and Panel Dents with New Elektron Stud Welders

 Elektron introduces two powerful new aluminum-capable stud welders for use in removing dents from aluminum hoods and body panels. The...

Apr 07, 2014, 16:14 ET
The Elektron(R) MULTISPOT(R) MI-100control T with C-pliers and TrueAutoMode(TM) has been tested and approved by Mercedes-Benz.  (PRNewsFoto/Elektron)

Mercedes-Benz Approves Elektron MULTISPOT® MI-100control T Spot Welder

 Mercedes-Benz approves the Elektron® MULTISPOT® MI-100control T resistance spot welder with C-pliers (model MTC-6000) for use in...

Mar 25, 2014, 14:54 ET
TrueAutoMode(TM), the collision repair industry's first fully automatic spot welding system, is available exclusively on the Elektron MULTISPOT(TM) MI-100control T inverter spot welder. TrueAutoMode automates the welding process to take the worry out of welding and provide perfect, OEM-approved spot welds every time.  (PRNewsFoto/Elektron)

Elektron Takes Worry Out of Welding with TrueAutoMode™: Industry's First Fully Automatic Spot Welding System

 Elektron introduces worry-free welding with the collision repair industry's first fully automatic spot welding system: TrueAutoMode™....

Feb 04, 2014, 14:05 ET
The new Elektron MultiTool Aluminum Repair Station is a complete mobile workstation equipped with the tools technicians need to properly repair dents in aluminum sheet metal body panels and hoods. Because ferrous metal can contaminate aluminum and cause corrosion (leading to adhesion issues and paint failure), best practices for aluminum repair call for dedicated aluminum repair areas and equipment. The MultiTool Aluminum Dent Repair Station includes a work area as well as space for storing the tools used exclusively on aluminum components.  (PRNewsFoto/Elektron)

New Elektron MultiTool Aluminum Dent Repair Station Helps Technicians Repair Aluminum Hoods and Body Panels

Elektron's new MultiTool Aluminum Dent Repair Station is a complete mobile workstation equipped with the tools technicians need to properly repair...

Nov 13, 2013, 13:31 ET
The new Elektron MultiMig 522 is capable of welding and brazing the aluminum alloys, galvanized sheet metal, stainless steel and high-strength steels found in modern vehicles. It features two separate torches that can be used simultaneously with different reels and wire, which greatly increases the welder's versatility.  (PRNewsFoto/Elektron)

Elektron Introduces Full Line of Collision Repair Equipment for Aluminum Components

 At the SEMA Show in Las Vegas last week, Elektron unveiled a new family of collision repair equipment designed specifically to fix aluminum...

Sep 17, 2013, 17:09 ET
During the fall trade show season, customers can save big on the new Elektron MULTISPOT(R) MI-100control T resistance spot welder. Each welder purchased during the promotion comes with low lease payments, a $1 buyout option and the deluxe MULTISPOT accessory package, which includes five different electrode styles to support a variety of welding applications. Elektron's MULTISPOT MI-100control T spot welder features the industry's lightest transformer pliers, longest lightweight cables and a high welding current for use on high-strength steels. Customers can check out the MULTISPOT MI-100control T in booth 10339 at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nov. 5-8. (PRNewsFoto/Elektron)

New Elektron MULTISPOT® MI-100control T Discounted During Show Season

 During the fall trade show season, all Elektron distributors are offering deep discounts on the new MULTISPOT® MI-100control T...

Nov 09, 2010, 02:00 ET

Revolutionary Heat Transfer Material To Be Launched At Electronica 2010

Elektron Ventures is today unveiling a brand new porous copper material that will transform cooling systems and enable faster processing clock...