MIG Welding Forum

    1. Learning MIG Welding

      Advice on technique for beginners. For advice on welders see the welders and equipment section below.
      Discussions: 3,007   Messages: 31,262
      Latest: Mig hurting my eyes spencer 427, Aug 24, 2016 at 2:44 PM
    2. MIG Welding

      For intermediate and advanced discussion about MIG (also MAG or GMAW) welding
      Discussions: 3,109   Messages: 33,848
      Latest: mig like tig again Miggy89, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:24 PM
    3. TIG Welding

      Discuss Tungsten Inert Gas welding (TIG, GTAW, WIG).
      Discussions: 2,551   Messages: 34,100
      Latest: New ac/Dc Tig ronan, Aug 25, 2016 at 12:04 AM
    4. Arc Welding

      Also known as stick, MMA, and SMAW.
      Discussions: 1,328   Messages: 20,032
      Latest: how hard or easy is arc welding ? tlovatt, Aug 24, 2016 at 9:36 PM
    5. Other Types of Welding

      A forum for all the other types of welding and brazing including oxy-acetylene.
      Discussions: 574   Messages: 6,646
      Latest: Spot welding advice Burdekin, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:26 AM
    1. Buying a Welder

      Which one to choose? Post here for some help in deciding which welder to buy.
      Discussions: 3,665   Messages: 37,901
      Latest: CWS Best mig 160i - any thoughts? rikrobson, Aug 24, 2016 at 10:22 PM
    2. Plasma Cutters

      Plasma cutting, also laser cutting.
      Discussions: 706   Messages: 8,215
      Latest: Plasma torch connectors to Dinse type 35 gt6s, Aug 24, 2016 at 4:31 PM
    3. Shielding Gas and Regulators

      Anything to do with shielding gas.
      Discussions: 1,671   Messages: 16,753
      Latest: BOC a warning arthur, Aug 23, 2016 at 8:14 PM
    4. Welding Helmets and Other Safety Equipment

      Helmets, masks, gloves, overalls, and any other personal protective equipment.
      Discussions: 785   Messages: 9,116
      Latest: Testing an Auto-Darkening Welding Mask gaz1, Aug 23, 2016 at 9:15 PM
    1. Tools, Materials and Techniques

      Discuss other tools and materials or ask how to do a particular job
      Discussions: 6,815   Messages: 103,598
      Latest: Milling novice Rocketman, Aug 25, 2016 at 1:47 AM
    2. Metal Forming

      Bending, rolling and swaging, wheeling and panel beating. Anything to do with getting that metal into shape.
      Discussions: 704   Messages: 9,848
      Latest: Really struggling with bending metal ukracer, Aug 24, 2016 at 2:20 PM
    3. Compressors and Air Tools

      Compressors, sand blasting, painting and air tools
      Discussions: 2,120   Messages: 26,264
      Latest: Air impact gun and compressor normspanners, Aug 25, 2016 at 12:00 AM
    4. Paint and Metal Coatings

      Painting and rust prevention, preparation, powder coating and galvanising
      Discussions: 2,439   Messages: 29,106
      Latest: 1k primers ? B1N9S, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:52 PM
    1. Projects

      Share your ideas and projects, and keep us up to date as your projects progress.
      Discussions: 4,509   Messages: 85,195
      Latest: Well cover Thrashsmith, Aug 24, 2016 at 8:29 PM
    2. The Brew Room

      For sensible discussion about topics not covered elsewhere on the forum.
      Discussions: 8,585   Messages: 153,807
      Latest: Treadmill motor - control brightspark, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:15 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: 3,037   Messages: 17,848
      Latest: Hello HMB, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:40 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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