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A guide to shielding gas for gas shielded arc welding.
Welding distortion happens when your base metal expands and contracts as it's heated and cools down.
Here are some of the worst welding accidents that you can learn from in terms of safety at work.
Here are five extreme welding art projects that will get your creative juices flowing.
Historic women welders started breaking the gender stereotypes as far back as World War II. Today, women welders are still challenging these stereotypes.
Basic information you need on underwater welding schools and a list of shools around the world.
These women in welding make amazing projects and metal art from scratch.
Build your own right angle jig for welding 90 degree angles perfectly and for pennies on the dollar.
A step by step guide to building a workbench for your welding fabrication shop.
Helps you buy your first welder by asking and answering simple questions about your work environment.
GMAW MIG welding short circuit metal transfer explanation including arc on and arc off illustrations.
I used aluminum tube and plate to fabricate this boat arch. It's used to hold fishing poles, a net, and the radar. I tig welded it.
A basic guide to sheetmetal welding techniques and processes.
Underwater welding is a challenging and rewarding career for the certified welder diver.
How to use a spool gun with your MIG welder to weld aluminum and steel effectively.
The three types of mig welding metal transfer methods explained.
This is a step by step guide on how to build a trailer that is better than factory made trailers.
Welding in the vertical stick welding position is made easier with these tips.
Here are the parts of a weld using a cross section of a fillet and groove weld bead.
The four basic welding positions and information on pipe welding.
Explains mig wire size, stickout, and travel speed for different metal types and thicknesses.
Our welding tips and tricks will help make better arc welding or gas welding beads.
A guide to money making welding projects and how to find hot welding niches.
Techniques for the overhead arc welding position for all you stick welders out there.
If you want to mig weld aluminum on 110v, 115v, or 230v use one of these machines.
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