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Weekly Welding Roundup-Welding News

Welders were front and center during the Republican presidential debate this past week as candidate Marco Rubio noted that America needs to stop stigmatizing the trades such as welding. However, Rubio added that welders make more money than philosophers, causing debates over his facts and

Weekly Welding Roundup-Welding News

Hazard, Kentucky will be the location of southeastern Kentucky’s first Welding Rodeo on October 23rd. The event will include welding teams from community colleges and local organizations who will be given piles of scrap metal and 8 hours to weld a sculpture. Image Source: Pinterest

Weekly Welding Roundup–Welding News

Kory Fontes remembers crying during her first welding lesson with her father at the age of ten. Those days are long gone as she has now joined her father, Mike Fontes, as a fellow welding instructor in Cuesta College’s welding education program. Story and Image

Weekly Welding Roundup of Welding News

If you live in the Pittsburgh area, have a gun, and want to learn how to weld, you can now trade that gun in for welding training as part of the Boilermakers Union latest job program. The program aims to keep guns off the street

Weekly Roundup of Welding News

Texas City high school student Gabe Simpson has to get around in a wheel chair all day at school because of muscular dystrophy, but that doesn’t stop him from getting his hands dirty in the school’s welding lab. Simpson was first turned on to welding

Weekly Welding Roundup News

Welding instructor Mark Prosser of Blackhawk Technical College in Wisconsin knows that the long term survival of the welding trade depends on getting young people interested in welding and then hooked on it as a potential career path. He knows first hand that welding can

Weekly Roundup of Welding News

Inmates in the South Carolina prison system are finding a second chance through a high quality job-training program that is passing significant job skills that they can put to use immediately after release. Gov. Nikki Haley will be adding a new call center that potential

Art Welding Project Inspiration

Welding holds our world together. From bridges to pipelines to cars, we benefit from welding every day. However, welding can also make our world a far more beautiful place. Besides creating unique furniture and decorations for the home and garden, welding can also create extraordinary

Get Started with MIG Welding This Spring

With all of the MIG welders on sale at Baker’s Gas and Welding this Spring, now is the perfect time to learn about MIG welding machines, set up your MIG welder in the garage, and strike an arc. However, before you get to work, you’ll