Broco® Introduces Prime-Cut® PLUS – Advanced Design Cutting Rods
with 20% Longer Burning and 25% More Cutting


RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (September 17, 2013) – Broco, Inc.® announces its latest advancement in cutting and welding, the new Broco Industrial Prime-Cut® PLUS advanced design exothermic cutting rod.  Based on a new patent-pending design, Broco’s advanced rods burn 20% longer and cut 25% more than prior generation cutting rods.

Broco has long been recognized for manufacturing the longest burning cutting rods in the industry.  The new Prime-Cut® PLUS 3/8” diameter by 18” long rods (with oxygen pressure at 65 psi) average 60-65 seconds burn time while cutting one inch thick mild steel.  These advanced Broco rods consistently burn more uniformly and evenly than any other rods on the market, offering exceptional Broco quality with increased performance and value to the customer.

Broco Prime-Cut® PLUS rods are currently available in 3/8” diameter in both 18” and 36” lengths.

Broco, Inc.® is the world leader in industrial exothermic cutting products, as well as underwater cutting and welding systems.  Broco® also designs and manufactures specialty tactical breaching equipment.  Its sister company, Rankin Industries®, designs and manufactures a full range of build-up and hardfacing products, including specialty alloys and automated welding systems.  Corporate headquarters are located in Rancho Cucamonga, California, and products are available through a global distributor network.  For more information, call (909) 483-3222, and visit


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