One of the most fundamental pieces of equipment you will need to get before you even think about that torch, is of course your welding helmet. A welding helmet is crucial for safety reasons as it protects your eyes and face from the bright flares
It’s not every occupation that can say “Barracudas like to watch.” Described by some as exciting, strenuous, and dangerous, underwater welding is one of the most difficult branches of welding to be a part of. As diver-welder John Quilici puts it,“ You’re underwater, playing with
In following up with the idea that there are almost limitless possibilities when it comes to welding applications, the hobbyist will no doubt be putting on their own thinking cap in regards to their next welding project. For those of you interested in making models
Sticking to my commitment of less “Welding Gone Wrong” news, here are some bits about new welding supplies, welding overseas, and more. The lead story is just the type to lift up your spirits this holiday: Iraqis learn welding through one of our own, Army
There are many different ways to put your welding skills to good use. There are of course plenty of welding job opportunities to make a career out of welding, but there are also many other ways to utilize your welding techniques and practices to supply
Aside from those welders that work tirelessly to hone their craft and share their knowledge with others, there are many welding associations, institutes, and societies that have contributed to the field of welding in many ways. Some have even set certain standards for the welding
It was the “welding” before Christmas. . . I could continue, but I won’t. I’m interested in the story of what you’re doing for the holidays this year. Whether you’re celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa, often welders use their skills to spread holiday joy. Check
While purchasing a good helmet is said to be the most important thing you can do to protect yourself while welding, it is your gloves that will be the first line of defense against hazards like sweltering heat, moisture, electricity, chemicals, molten metal and sparks.
Selecting and Welding Helmet Choosing the right welding helmet is arguably the most important thing you can do to increase your comfort, improve your productivity and result in better, more efficient welds. Unfortunately, choosing a helmet that meets your needs can be confusing if you’re
Welcome December! What a glorious end to another year and the Thanksgiving season, though I feel like some matter was overlooked. Through the Black Friday rush and Cyber Monday clicks there were some notable bargains missed. Yeah, that’s it. Where were all the welding deals?