• How do I select the right stud welder for my application?
    First determine the stud welding process your application requires: Capacitor Discharge or Drawn Arc. See Processes tab for more details on the welding processes. Secondly, the diameter of the stud you are welding and your power requirements will help determine the right welder. Give our stud welding experts a call and we can determine the right machine based on your specific needs.

  • What is included in the stud welder rental?
    The units included everything you need: Power supply, gun, weld and ground cables. We can supply all the gun extension and ground cables that your application requires. We also provide the welder accessories (collets, chucks, ferrule grips, etc) which are in addition to the rental fees. We provide additional accessories with the rental so that if something breaks, you can still get your job done. If you don’t use them, send them back and we’ll five you full credit.

  • Do you supply the weld studs and weld pins as well?
    Yes, we stock a full array of CD and Arc Studs. Give our office a call at 800-426-5667 to get a quote.

  • What is your shipping area?
    We ship welders nationwide.

  • How do you ship the welders?
    We usually ship the CD welders via UPS and the Arc Welders via LTL truck. Next Day Air options are also available.

  • What are the rental periods?
    Daily, Weekly or Monthly

  • Do you offer training?
    Our technicians are happy to walk you through the stud welding process over the phone, via videos or in person in our shop.

  • How do I set up the welder?
    We will set the stud gun up for your application and ensure it is tested before it leaves our facility so it will perform flawlessly in the field for you.

  • Do you also supply the labor to do the stud welder?
    No, we just offer the rental stud welders, studs or pins, and accessories.

  • What forms of payment do you accept?
    Cash and credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express). You can also apply for credit with Hanlon Stud Welding.

  • What information do you need from me for the rental?
    • For a CD rental, we need a signed rental agreement and payment.
    • For an Arc Stud Welder rental, we need your power setup (230V or 460V), the length of gun cable and ground cable you need, payment, a signed rental agreement, certificate of insurance naming Hanlon Equipment Company as the loss payee for the value of the welder, and trade references from suppliers.

  • What happens if I’m having trouble with the welder?
    Give our Stud Welding Technicians a call, they can assist you over the phone. If you need help after hours or weekends, we also have an after hour hotline.