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Common types of material and metal used for home, farm, and art welding projects.
These mig welding tips cover gas metal arc welding techniques which improves your welds.
There are many weld types and this articles explains eight of them in detail.
I needed a welding table to start doing some projects, so after looking at several different designs and plans, I decided on this type of table. I added
I have build a 6 foot high metal fence, 200feet long, using mostly scrap iron. I used 3oilfield pipe, cemented 3 feet into the ground, 8 feet spacing.
These welding books were selected as the best books for welders.
I've been a welder at a hazmat refinery for over 10 years and I have to say no amount of school will prepare you for the field. No offense to anyone.
A guide to welding art and tips on how to market your metal artwork.
A mig welding tutorial plus other tips on welding stainless steel of different thicknesses.
A comprehensive welding terms list in alphabetical order.
I had to make a 3-piece bracket using short pieces of 1/2 inch and 3/4 inch steel that required unusual angles impossible to shape using normal clamping
Tips on how to weld thick metal using quarter inch plate as an example
Welding teachers discuss student welding projects and ideas to learn metalworking skills
If you want to build a welding cart for MIG, TIG, or ARC welding then this tutorial and blueprints will guide you.
Several pages on welding basics taken from our Welding and Chopper Frame Fabrication guide.
Ron Fournier reveals how to gas weld aluminum on this 60 minute gas welding instrtuctional dvd.
Build your own low profile oil drain pan in your garage and save money.
Weld up a garden arbor that will last a lifetime because wood arbors rot and fall apart.
If you want to build a tomato cage for your garden you'll need to bend and weld the wire.
Build your own garden bench in just fourteen steps with this step by step tutorial.
My name is Drake, and I am looking for projects using 18 G sheet metal , pencil rod and scrap we have lying around our shop. We generally would buy the
An easy to follow step-by-step tutorial on building sheet metal brakes.
The Miller name usually conveys a sense of high quality cutting edge welding equipment. Does their helmet live up to the name?
Helps you buy your first welder by asking and answering simple questions about your work environment.
A basic welding symbols tutorial and their definitions for reading plans or blueprints.
I don't want to start a huge debate on weld quality, etc. with this but don't discount flux core too much. I work with a lot of high school kids that
If you need a welding helmet read through these reviews to find the right helmet at the right price.
Here are ten plasma cutting project ideas for your next metalwork art project for your home or to sell.
A comprehensive guide on how and were to sell welding projects online and offline locally and worldwide.
Choose an auto darkening welding helmet that is best for your work environment.
Here are the top 10 welding t-shirts that anyone who welds or has a friend in the business will love.
I'm planning to build a maple syurp evaporator and am wondering what gauge stainless I should use. I'm planning to have it sitting on top a steel plate
I have a new Hobart Handler 140. I assembled it, and rigged it for gas. I followed the directions which were fairly simple. You had to make sure you change
Always wanted to build a smoker but needed something different. I wanted a vertical smoker with a horizontal firebox. I used a discarded 28 diameter
Here are seven fun and easy railroad spike projects that involve welding, cutting, bending, and painting.
The buzz box welder by Lincoln is perhaps the best welding machine of all time.
Is the Hobart airforce 250ci a good plasma cutter and is it one of the best cutters for the money?
Here are the best plasma cutters you can buy for a small shop or for use in a garage welding environment.
Build an old fashioned reading lamp with these vintage step by step directions and impress your friends.
If you want a metal bender for ornamental projects or for art projects here are several to consider.
A basic guide to spot welding and understanding it uses,machinery, and good ones to buy for your shop.
Back When I was a young man just getting started I was doing al lot of traveling. We were working shut downs and outages in paper mills, power plants,
Tips and strategies on how to start a welding business from your home or fixed location.
A smoker build by one of our subscribers including lots of photos of how he fabricated it.
The different metal identification tets to find out it's weldability.
There seems to be a shortage of welders because demand is high but are wages in the welding industry increasing?
Discusses the best welder for home use and the top welders for all kinds of welding projects both big and small.