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Weekly Welding Roundup–Welding News

Welder and former logger Mark Looper has combined his two talents into his latest endeavour: creating works of art out of metal and blending them into the natural world. His works resemble trees, birds, and vines, sprouting roots out of railings and adding birds to

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6 Welding Project Ideas From HGTV’s Fixer Upper

Odds are that if you have any home decor aficionados in your life, you are well acquainted with the HGTV television show “Fixer Upper.” If you’re not familiar, the show hosts, Chip and Joanna Gaines renovate Texas homes for Waco families. Their style and design

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Safety and Performance Set Apart Victor Edge Regulators

Victor’s latest torch ELC4 Edge regulators are the latest update in their series of regulators that have been completely revamped over the years in order to provide the best in safety and efficiency for all torch cutting projects. Taking feedback from customers and distributors over

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Which Welder Is Best for TIG Welding Aluminum?

One of the best options for welding aluminum is a TIG welder running on AC power, and you’ll find some of the best prices on the industry leading machines such as the Lincoln Squarewave 200 and the Miller Diversion 180. These TIG welders offer clean

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Weekly Welding Roundup–Welding News

Hundreds of high school and middle school students lined up to participate in the American Welding Society’s Educational Mobile Unit outside an Angleton, Texas school. The career and welding trailer provides four welding simulators, examples of welding projects, and information about a welding career. For

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How to Choose A Shielding Gas for TIG Welding

You can’t cut corners in TIG welding–or at least you shouldn’t if you want to get repeat business or you want your welds to look good. While it seems like the standard plan for TIG welding is to always go with Argon as your shielding

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Welding Projects for Pet Owners

We’ve heard it said that “a dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.” The affection, laughter and surprise that come with pet ownership have been said to relieve stress, improve mood and overall elevate your life. On

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Should I Buy a Brand New Welder?

If you read enough welding message boards, you’ve probably read about welders finding amazing deals on used machines or cheap off-brand machines from eBay. However, if you read press releases from welding companies and welding suppliers, you’re probably going to hear about the amazing deals

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Weekly Welding Roundup–Welding News

The Pasco County Jail, near Tampa Bay, Florida, has provided a welding class that has kept all of its former students out of jail after release. Over the course of four ten-hour days each week, non-violent inmates participate in a comprehensive welding class that provides experience