MIG Welding Forum

    1. Learning MIG Welding

      Advice on technique for beginners. For advice on welders see the welders and equipment section below.
      Discussions: 3,204   Messages: 33,666
      Latest: Beginner hobby/auto maintainer training adrianmaul, Oct 20, 2017 at 11:37 PM
    2. MIG Welding

      For intermediate and advanced discussion about MIG (also MAG or GMAW) welding
      Discussions: 3,341   Messages: 38,259
      Latest: Is it safe to weld or not? pdg, Oct 21, 2017 at 8:55 PM
    3. TIG Welding

      Discuss Tungsten Inert Gas welding (TIG, GTAW, WIG).
      Discussions: 2,790   Messages: 39,914
      Latest: HF start not working GW8IZR, Oct 21, 2017 at 8:25 PM
    4. Arc Welding

      Also known as stick, MMA, and SMAW.
      Discussions: 1,472   Messages: 22,958
      Latest: Vertical up Richard., Oct 21, 2017 at 11:54 PM
    5. Other Types of Welding

      A forum for all the other types of welding and brazing including oxy-acetylene.
      Discussions: 651   Messages: 7,727
      Latest: Brazing disimiliar metals gordon stephenson, Oct 18, 2017 at 7:44 PM
    1. Buying a Welder

      Which one to choose? Post here for some help in deciding which welder to buy.
      Discussions: 4,007   Messages: 44,061
      Latest: mig for stainless check/recommendations Jim Davey, Oct 21, 2017 at 9:25 PM
    2. Plasma Cutters

      Plasma cutting, also laser cutting.
      Discussions: 815   Messages: 10,088
      Latest: machine MKII Fintray, Oct 11, 2017
    3. Shielding Gas and Regulators

      Anything to do with shielding gas.
      Discussions: 1,795   Messages: 18,559
    4. Welding Helmets and Other Safety Equipment

      Helmets, masks, gloves, overalls, and any other personal protective equipment.
      Discussions: 891   Messages: 10,758
      Latest: Welding Helmet for an old mans eyesight olek, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:42 PM
    1. Tools, Materials and Techniques

      Discuss other tools and materials or ask how to do a particular job
      Discussions: 8,172   Messages: 130,764
      Latest: Good way to [mirror] polish stainless? Rocketman, Oct 22, 2017 at 3:34 AM
    2. Metal Forming

      Bending, rolling and swaging, wheeling and panel beating. Anything to do with getting that metal into shape.
      Discussions: 811   Messages: 13,225
      Latest: Caravan awning rail Paul., Oct 21, 2017 at 8:41 PM
    3. Compressors and Air Tools

      Compressors, sand blasting, painting and air tools
      Discussions: 2,418   Messages: 30,919
      Latest: Tripping compressor 123hotchef, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:12 PM
    4. Paint and Metal Coatings

      Painting and rust prevention, preparation, powder coating and galvanising
      Discussions: 2,779   Messages: 33,842
      Latest: What container / thread for a Waxoyl gun? Olderisbetter, Oct 22, 2017 at 1:41 AM
    1. Projects

      Share your ideas and projects, and keep us up to date as your projects progress.
      Discussions: 5,073   Messages: 100,198
      Latest: Pattern parts - bad quality johnser, Oct 22, 2017 at 6:35 AM
    2. The Brew Room

      For sensible discussion about topics not covered elsewhere on the forum.
      Discussions: 10,854   Messages: 209,058
      Latest: Numpty Cad Program Needed Rocketman, Oct 22, 2017 at 3:25 AM
    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: 3,215   Messages: 19,384
      Latest: Newbie from London. Advice required! Brad93, Oct 21, 2017 at 10:43 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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