How to Adjust My ARC Welder?

Answer ARC welders weld by transferring an arc from an electrode to a work piece. Depending on the type of ARC welder, either the electrode will be a consumable wire or flux covered electrode. All ARC wel... Read More »

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How to Use a Tig Welder as an Arc Welder?

Tungsten inert gas (TIG) welders use a torch in concert with a nonconsumable tungsten electrode; they are a specialized kind of arc welder, using an electric power supply to create an electric arc ... Read More »

How to Use a MIG Welder?

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How to Use a Plastic Hot Air Welder?

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How to Insure a Welder?

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