Welding Tips & Tricks

March 26, 2021
Welding Certifications

One of the best things about the welding industry is that there are several certifications that you can get.  The welding industry can be competitive, so it is always a good idea to further your education.  Getting an advanced certificate will help you land higher-paying jobs and will give you a more secure position.  If […]

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March 25, 2021
Metal Fume Fever

Many people in the welding industry mainly worry about arc eye, which is when you burn your eye due to the welding arc. However, you may be surprised to learn that another possible illness is prevalent amongst welding workers.  Metal fume fever is an illness that 1 in 5 welders over 30 will experience throughout […]

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March 25, 2021
What Should You Know About Welding Sparks

If you are a beginner or just getting into welding, learning about welding sparks will help you understand the job’s hazards and prevent injury.  Welding can be dangerous, and welding sparks play a big role in that.  Not only is welding dangerous, but the process can also be a bit confusing.  This article will explain […]

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March 25, 2021
How to Desolder Copper Pipe?

Many people hire a plumber to desolder a copper pipe. However, you may be surprised that desoldering a pipe is not very hard.  With this guide, you will avoid paying extra fees by learning how to desolder a copper pipe.  We will cover what tools you need and list any safety equipment that will be […]

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March 2, 2021
How to Weld Cast Iron?

It is a morbid nightmare for machine owners of a cast iron to break or crack a crucial cast component. It usually can mean a considerably high expense for replacing parts and hiring cast iron welding specialists. In some cases, you may opt for either option. However, if you know how to weld cast iron […]

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March 2, 2021
AC Vs DC Welding

To those out there that aren’t privileged enough to hold fancy welding certifications and qualifications, understanding the difference between DC and AC welding can prove tricky. The AC vs. DC welding thing can sometimes be a little misleading, so you must pit the two face-to-face when comparing them. So what makes alternating current (AC) and […]

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March 2, 2021
Underwater Welding: Everything You Need To Know

Underwater welding, commonly known as hyperbaric, deep-sea, or marine welding, is among the most lucrative jobs commercial divers can do. It's a pretty exciting job. Not only does it sound intriguing and looks cool, but it also has a little danger factor in it to add to all the excitement. That said, underwater welding has […]

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March 2, 2021
Quick Guide To Friction Welding

Fiction welding is an advanced type of welding used by many top industries. As the name suggests, Friction welding is a process that welds metal using friction. There is no external heat used or applied like traditional welding methods. Traditional welding uses fusion welding, but friction welding is a solid-state weld process. The result is […]

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February 1, 2021
Should I Join Welding Union

When it comes to taking advanced welding as a career, you have two choices. You can either form a welding union and work with them or you can remain union-free and do your work. They all have their advantages and disadvantages, and what to do depends on professional style, background, and social tastes. Improved Work […]

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February 1, 2021
How To Read Welding Blueprints

It is essential to understand the various forms of welds and their symbols to read the welding blueprints. Each welding location has its mark, which is always located close to the middle of the reference line. This emblem occurs as a sketch depicting a simplified cross-section of the weld. What are welding blueprints and how […]

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