Welding Tips & Tricks

June 8, 2021
Best Welding Table

Top 5 Picks for the Best Welding Table A safe workplace, being able to produce efficient and high quality welding projects while having the convenience to work in your most comfortable position possible are merely the top three things that welders dream of.  The misery of an aching body by having to crawl on your […]

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June 8, 2021
Types Of Soldering You Should Know About

By definition, solder is a fusible metal alloy (i.e. low melting point) used to create a permanent bond between metal workpieces and any electric component such as circuit boards to create a connection, which can allow an electric current to flow. This is widely used to create a very good electrical or mechanical very joint […]

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June 7, 2021
Mechanical Properties of Metals Explained

In the world of manufacturing, whether you're still on the verge of putting your shop together or you're already an established manufacturer, it is of the utmost importance to thoroughly comprehend and fully grasp the mechanical properties of metals for better prediction of the manufacturing outcome. Over the years, welded machines, tools and structures are […]

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June 6, 2021
Guide to Aluminum Brazing

Aluminum brazing has become prevalent in the manufacturing industry, repair shops, automotive industry, or even at the homes of our DIY guys and hobbyists.  Most manufacturers and repair companies are using all-aluminum or mostly aluminum components for repair of holes, cracks, rivets, leaks, threads, broken ears. This is also to quickly cast aluminum or iron […]

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June 5, 2021
What Is An Argon Tank

When we talk about welding, argon gas is one of the main items that come into the picture.  What then is argon gas?  The name "argon" originally came from the Greek word ἀργόν, neuter singular form of ἀργός which literally means "lazy" or "inactive".  It is a chemical element classified under the noble gases category. […]

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May 3, 2021
Best Welding Respirator To Keep You Safe

Top 5 Picks for the Best Welding Respirator To Keep You Safe Welding respirators can be the difference between life and death.  The welding process can release many dangerous gases, chemicals, particles, and fumes that can pose serious health risks if you inhale them.  Respirators will filter dangerous particles and clean the air as you […]

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May 3, 2021
How To Use a Plasma Cutter

You can find plasma cutters at just about any fabrication shop.  This is because they are one of the best welding tools out there. Plasma cutters can make some of the cleanest and precise cuts.  Perhaps you are new to the industry or have never gotten your hands on a plasma cutter before. Fortunately, the […]

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May 2, 2021
Welder Tool List

If you are new to welding, you may be a bit overwhelmed by the amount of welding equipment on the market.  Since welding is a very physical career, there are so many tools you can buy. However, there are also tools you won’t necessarily need.  This welder tool list will cover all of the essential […]

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April 30, 2021
10 Best Welding Schools in the USA

If you are considering going into welding, you may be starting to look at a few different schools.  However, due to the high volume of institutions offering welding programs, it may be a bit overwhelming to choose one.  Luckily, this guide will cover the ten best welding schools in the USA. We will quickly describe […]

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April 30, 2021
Vertical Welding - Comprehensive Guide

Vertical welding is a kind of welding technique that is often used on construction sites.  If you have seen a welder working on some sort of pipe fitting, building, or in a shipyard, there is a good chance that they were vertical welding.  Many new welders often shy away from trying this technique since it […]

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