How to Reduce Spatter When MIG Welding: Top 4 Fixes

Excess MIG welding spatter on lawn tractor hitch.

As a beginner hobbyist welder, I was getting more spatter around my welds than expected—sometimes a lot more! My grinding skills improved more quickly than my welding skills—so I needed to learn how to reduce spatter when MIG welding. I found that the top causes of excessive weld spatter fall into four categories. You’ll find … Read More