Best MIG Welders for the Money – Top Picks & Reviews

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) welders, otherwise known as gas metal arc welders (GMAW), are popular for many good reasons. Ask random professional welders what welding method they prefer and chances are most of them will answer either MIG welder or Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welder.  So, why do many welders both professionals and hobbyists alike …

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Different Types of Welded Joints: Lap, Fillet, Butt, Square, Corner, Groove, Bevel

So, you just bought your new TIG welder or engine driven welder, and you’re trying to become a better pro. Well, this is the article you need. Contrary to what most would think, the joints formed by welding come in different types. But for anyone with an untrained eye, they may all just look the …

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Using an Oxy Acetylene Cutting Torch: Setting Up, Lighting, Using, Shut Off

Does the thought of using an oxy acetylene cutting torch intimidate you? We feel you. After all, dealing with two tanks that are at risk of catching fire as you work sounds risky. You would rather have all your body parts firmly attached as you work, right? Don’t let this safety risk stop you from …

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