MIG Welding Forum

    1. Learning MIG Welding

      Advice on technique for beginners. For advice on welders see the welders and equipment section below.
      Discussions: 3,179   Messages: 33,370
      Latest: Difference between SIP & MIG wire Foeism, Aug 22, 2017 at 9:38 PM
    2. MIG Welding

      For intermediate and advanced discussion about MIG (also MAG or GMAW) welding
      Discussions: 3,319   Messages: 37,854
      Latest: Welding cast. -C-P-, Aug 22, 2017 at 10:03 PM
    3. TIG Welding

      Discuss Tungsten Inert Gas welding (TIG, GTAW, WIG).
      Discussions: 2,765   Messages: 39,348
      Latest: Newbie now with TIG. dazza, Aug 22, 2017 at 6:20 PM
    4. Arc Welding

      Also known as stick, MMA, and SMAW.
      Discussions: 1,443   Messages: 22,472
      Latest: 6010 or 6011or6013or7018 which is best Liam567, Aug 21, 2017 at 8:41 AM
    5. Other Types of Welding

      A forum for all the other types of welding and brazing including oxy-acetylene.
      Discussions: 641   Messages: 7,627
    1. Buying a Welder

      Which one to choose? Post here for some help in deciding which welder to buy.
      Discussions: 3,976   Messages: 43,141
      Latest: Yet another Noobie! KMP, Aug 22, 2017 at 11:09 PM
    2. Plasma Cutters

      Plasma cutting, also laser cutting.
      Discussions: 806   Messages: 9,943
      Latest: Anyone help with cnc cutting? julianf, Aug 22, 2017 at 10:44 AM
    3. Shielding Gas and Regulators

      Anything to do with shielding gas.
      Discussions: 1,784   Messages: 18,361
      Latest: Flow meter? optima21, Aug 22, 2017 at 12:53 PM
    4. Welding Helmets and Other Safety Equipment

      Helmets, masks, gloves, overalls, and any other personal protective equipment.
      Discussions: 874   Messages: 10,581
      Latest: Powered Respirator? Keith 66, Aug 22, 2017 at 9:14 AM
    1. Tools, Materials and Techniques

      Discuss other tools and materials or ask how to do a particular job
      Discussions: 8,000   Messages: 126,138
      Latest: Milwaukee ONE-KEY™ Shox Dr, Aug 22, 2017 at 11:34 PM
    2. Metal Forming

      Bending, rolling and swaging, wheeling and panel beating. Anything to do with getting that metal into shape.
      Discussions: 796   Messages: 12,530
      Latest: Stuff you have made today Hood, Aug 22, 2017 at 10:16 AM
    3. Compressors and Air Tools

      Compressors, sand blasting, painting and air tools
      Discussions: 2,393   Messages: 30,592
      Latest: Sand blasting cabinets henry Kadzielski, Aug 22, 2017 at 11:37 PM
    4. Paint and Metal Coatings

      Painting and rust prevention, preparation, powder coating and galvanising
      Discussions: 2,740   Messages: 33,363
      Latest: What to apply before colour & lacquer? Burdekin, Aug 22, 2017 at 2:54 PM
    1. Projects

      Share your ideas and projects, and keep us up to date as your projects progress.
      Discussions: 5,009   Messages: 98,176
      Latest: Chuck WorkshopChris, Aug 22, 2017 at 11:19 PM
    2. The Brew Room

      For sensible discussion about topics not covered elsewhere on the forum.
      Discussions: 10,526   Messages: 200,757
      Latest: old post slim_boy_fat, Aug 22, 2017 at 10:08 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: 3,195   Messages: 19,172
      Latest: Hello All Carl Wilson, Aug 22, 2017 at 5:53 PM
    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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