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Best Welding Shirts: Comfort and FR Protection
Designed to self-extinguish hot sparks, the best welding shirts protect and provide peace of mind from stray sparks that may[...]
MIG Welding with 100% CO2 Shielding Gas
Ever wonder why some welders prefer MIG welding with 100% CO2 shielding gas instead of using a blend of argon[...]
Here’s Where to Find Scrap Metal for Welding Projects
I'm going to give you some common (and not so common) ideas about where to find scrap metal for welding[...]
Flux Core Aluminum Welding Wire: What You Need to Know
Having trouble finding flux core aluminum welding wire? You’re not alone. There’s plenty of confusion on this topic, and even[...]
Best Welding Helmet Lights: 4 to Fit Any Hood
It might surprise you how much welding helmet lights can improve your welding experience.  If you frequently need to lift[...]
How Much Does Welding School Cost?
If you are considering becoming a welder, training will be the most important factor in determining the type of welding[...]
25 Cutlery Welding Projects: Silverware Arts & Crafts
You’ve got a box of old silverware and a welder. Now what?  How about trying your hand at cutlery art[...]
Lincoln 140 MIG Welder Reviews: The Models Explained
Read any Lincoln 140 MIG welder reviews and you'll see how popular they are with hobbyist and DIY'er welders. But are[...]