MIG Welding Forum

    1. Learning MIG Welding

      Advice on technique for beginners. For advice on welders see the welders and equipment section below.
      Discussions: 3,292   Messages: 34,639
      Latest: penetration on thick steel mike os, Jun 16, 2018 at 10:29 AM
    2. MIG Welding

      For intermediate and advanced discussion about MIG (also MAG or GMAW) welding
      Discussions: 3,409   Messages: 39,617
      Latest: Stainless Steel Exhaust Charlie Hulme, Jun 18, 2018 at 9:15 AM
    3. TIG Welding

      Discuss Tungsten Inert Gas welding (TIG, GTAW, WIG).
      Discussions: 2,918   Messages: 42,735
      Latest: is tig welding same procedure as oxy acetylene? Kent, Jun 18, 2018 at 9:18 AM
    4. Arc Welding

      Also known as stick, MMA, and SMAW.
      Discussions: 1,541   Messages: 24,286
      Latest: Problems starting cocker, Jun 12, 2018 at 9:45 PM
    5. Other Types of Welding

      A forum for all the other types of welding and brazing including oxy-acetylene.
      Discussions: 690   Messages: 8,150
      Latest: Solder Aluminium?? brightspark, Jun 14, 2018 at 10:25 PM
    1. Buying a Welder

      Which one to choose? Post here for some help in deciding which welder to buy.
      Discussions: 4,190   Messages: 46,392
      Latest: Buying a full set up ian_in_the_midlands, Jun 18, 2018 at 1:07 PM
    2. Plasma Cutters

      Plasma cutting, also laser cutting.
      Discussions: 868   Messages: 10,868
      Latest: extended tips for R-Tech P50 plasma cutter Perry Owens, Jun 17, 2018 at 11:18 PM
    3. Shielding Gas and Regulators

      Anything to do with shielding gas.
      Discussions: 1,836   Messages: 19,034
      Latest: Shielding gas for manganese steel TechnicAl, Jun 16, 2018 at 10:15 PM
    4. Welding Helmets and Other Safety Equipment

      Helmets, masks, gloves, overalls, and any other personal protective equipment.
      Discussions: 960   Messages: 11,560
      Latest: Which Helmet Richard., Jun 17, 2018 at 4:41 PM
    1. Tools, Materials and Techniques

      Discuss other tools and materials or ask how to do a particular job
      Discussions: 8,864   Messages: 145,722
      Latest: joining fibreglass angle smashweld, Jun 18, 2018 at 1:39 PM
    2. Metal Forming

      Bending, rolling and swaging, wheeling and panel beating. Anything to do with getting that metal into shape.
      Discussions: 866   Messages: 15,383
      Latest: Perforated sheet warping Hopefuldave, Jun 18, 2018 at 11:35 AM
    3. Compressors and Air Tools

      Compressors, sand blasting, painting and air tools
      Discussions: 2,516   Messages: 32,131
    4. Paint and Metal Coatings

      Painting and rust prevention, preparation, powder coating and galvanising
      Discussions: 2,922   Messages: 35,726
      Latest: Cleaning blasted parts prior to painting scottmk1, Jun 18, 2018 at 11:05 AM
    1. Projects

      Share your ideas and projects, and keep us up to date as your projects progress.
      Discussions: 5,351   Messages: 108,332
      Latest: M&W automatic centre punch repair Seadog, Jun 18, 2018 at 12:11 PM
    2. The Brew Room

      For sensible discussion about topics not covered elsewhere on the forum.
      Discussions: 12,255   Messages: 237,963
      Latest: Emergency pendant ukracer, Jun 18, 2018 at 2:31 PM
    1. Introductions

      Introduce yourself. Let's get to know each other. Also if you are new to forums and want to experiment with a first post this is a good place to do it.
      Discussions: 3,309   Messages: 19,905
      Latest: Hi all cumbriasteve, Jun 12, 2018 at 9:31 AM
    2. The Social Club

      A place for social networking and non-technical off-topic stuff. Get to know the other members on the forum.
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