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MIG Welding for Beginners: Simple Tips and Tricks

MIG Welding for Beginners: Simple Tips and Tricks

MIG welding for beginners may seem a little intimidating, initially, but with a little practice and some experience under your belt, once you feel more comfortable using your welding machine and the process itself, you’ll find that it’s actually a very simple process.  MIG welding is considered the easiest welding process out there, which is what makes it such a great choice for beginners. If you’re new to welding, this is the process to learn. Most beginners mistakenly start off trying their hand with TIG, which is a huge mistake since it’s one of the hardest processes to learn. Key […]

How to Weld Thin Metal

How to Weld Thin Metal Using MIG and TIG

How to weld thin metal is a type of non-continuous process that’s regularly used for car body panels. The goal of using this technique is to melt a small piece of metal, allow it to cool down a little, and melt the next piece. This is a good way to avoid blowing holes. Key Takeaway: Welding thin metals is tricky, regardless of which welding process you use. Only skilled welders should take on this task, but if you’re eager to expand your welding skills, then mastering welding thin metals can be a total gamechanger. Many pros believe that TIG is […]