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Easy-to-read articles and reviews to help hobbyists, artists, and backyard DIYers choose and use the best welders and welding gear.

because with the right equipment and knowledge, welding enthusiasts find greater success and enjoyment of this creative, yet practical, craft.

9 Best Welding Pants with FR Durability & Comfort
Made from a sturdy flame-resistant (FR) material, the best pants for welding will repel or self-extinguish red-hot sparks and molten[...]
Gifts for Welders | 30+ Gift Ideas They’re Sure to Love
If you're looking for perfect gift ideas for the welder in your life, look no further! Whether they’re a professional[...]
What Shade Lens for MIG Welding? The Easy Way to Be Safe
Hands-down, my auto-darkening helmet is my favorite piece of welding safety equipment. I appreciate technology that not only makes a product safer[...]
What Size Welding Gas Cylinder for MIG or TIG? Argon|CO2
Choosing a Gas Tank Size for MIG or TIG Welding If you're new to MIG or TIG welding, you probably[...]
What Are the 4 Main Types of Welding and Why?
What Are the 4 Main Types of Welding and Why? The four most common types of welding are:  MIG -[...]
How Long is Welding School Training?
Just How Long is Welding School Training Anyway? The first requirement to become a professional welder is to graduate high[...]
Welding Projects For Fall and Thanksgiving
Autumn Crafts to Weld The holidays are just around the corner! You know what that means. The pumpkin spice lattes[...]
Welding Safety for Beginners in 4 Steps
Welding Safety for Beginners Learning to weld leads to an enjoyable and useful skill. But like many rewarding activities, it[...]