MIG Welding Forum

    1. Learning MIG Welding

      Advice on technique for beginners. For advice on welders see the welders and equipment section below.
      Discussions: 3,224   Messages: 33,819
      Latest: 1st welds then a bit down hill.. cumbriasteve, Dec 18, 2017 at 3:16 PM
    2. MIG Welding

      For intermediate and advanced discussion about MIG (also MAG or GMAW) welding
      Discussions: 3,362   Messages: 38,594
      Latest: Welding an NLA BMW exhaust box steviec_lj, Dec 18, 2017 at 2:16 PM
    3. TIG Welding

      Discuss Tungsten Inert Gas welding (TIG, GTAW, WIG).
      Discussions: 2,809   Messages: 40,197
      Latest: Aluminium Tig Welding - 1st steps Aesgarth, Dec 17, 2017 at 10:16 PM
    4. Arc Welding

      Also known as stick, MMA, and SMAW.
      Discussions: 1,487   Messages: 23,190
      Latest: Glasses for recording arc shots ned, Dec 18, 2017 at 9:40 AM
    5. Other Types of Welding

      A forum for all the other types of welding and brazing including oxy-acetylene.
      Discussions: 661   Messages: 7,833
      Latest: Carbon arc gouging questions dannyp, Dec 5, 2017
    1. Buying a Welder

      Which one to choose? Post here for some help in deciding which welder to buy.
      Discussions: 4,058   Messages: 44,402
      Latest: First tig welder zzr1200, Dec 18, 2017 at 2:05 PM
    2. Plasma Cutters

      Plasma cutting, also laser cutting.
      Discussions: 834   Messages: 10,350
      Latest: Rtech pc30 consumables anto44, Dec 18, 2017 at 12:31 AM
    3. Shielding Gas and Regulators

      Anything to do with shielding gas.
      Discussions: 1,804   Messages: 18,621
      Latest: Anyone identify this bottle. slim_boy_fat, Dec 18, 2017 at 3:30 PM
    4. Welding Helmets and Other Safety Equipment

      Helmets, masks, gloves, overalls, and any other personal protective equipment.
      Discussions: 909   Messages: 11,006
      Latest: short cuff tig gloves Burdekin, Dec 18, 2017 at 12:30 PM
    1. Tools, Materials and Techniques

      Discuss other tools and materials or ask how to do a particular job
      Discussions: 8,326   Messages: 134,259
      Latest: Reciprocating Saw Blades gaz1, Dec 18, 2017 at 4:22 PM
    2. Metal Forming

      Bending, rolling and swaging, wheeling and panel beating. Anything to do with getting that metal into shape.
      Discussions: 824   Messages: 13,751
      Latest: Ye Olde Forge selectedgrub, Dec 16, 2017 at 8:52 PM
    3. Compressors and Air Tools

      Compressors, sand blasting, painting and air tools
      Discussions: 2,430   Messages: 31,030
      Latest: thermal switch cutting in Turbo, Dec 18, 2017 at 3:21 AM
    4. Paint and Metal Coatings

      Painting and rust prevention, preparation, powder coating and galvanising
      Discussions: 2,807   Messages: 34,228
      Latest: Paint For Ammo Boxes brightspark, Dec 18, 2017 at 4:44 PM
    1. Projects

      Share your ideas and projects, and keep us up to date as your projects progress.
      Discussions: 5,136   Messages: 102,059
      Latest: My Boat project, it will be worth it ;) Jlg, Dec 18, 2017 at 4:21 PM
    2. The Brew Room

      For sensible discussion about topics not covered elsewhere on the forum.
      Discussions: 11,034   Messages: 210,738
    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: 3,242   Messages: 19,539
      Latest: Hello all, slim_boy_fat, Dec 18, 2017 at 3:21 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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