How to Wire Weld With No Gas?

Answer Metal inert gas (MIG) welding in a pinch without welding gas requires the use of a special welding wire referred to as flux core. Flux core wire contains a semi-solid flux surrounded by the welding... Read More »

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Can You Weld SS With Regular Wire?

It is technically possible to weld stainless steel (SS) with regular wire. However, the welded areas will rust, where the stainless steel will not because of the steel content in the welding wire ... Read More »

How to Weld Stainless Steel With Carbon Wire?

Carbon steel wire often must be welded to stainless steel for auto body fabrication purposes, and certain kinds of carbon steel wire can be used for welding to dirty, rusty, painted surfaces or o... Read More »

How to Weld NR 232 Wire?

NR 232 wire is a general-purpose, smooth-running wire that produces high deposition rates in all directions. While it can be welded in all positions, NR 232 wire works particularly well for vertica... Read More »

How to Use Wire to Weld?

Using wire to weld is a large part of much MIG (metal inert gas) and TIG (tungsten inert gas) welding. Aside from the guidelines of successfully feeding wire into a welding machine, to obtain good ... Read More »