MIG Welding Forum

    1. Learning MIG Welding

      Advice on technique for beginners. For advice on welders see the welders and equipment section below.
      Discussions: 3,250   Messages: 34,192
      Latest: Mighty Mig 100 Gasless wire 0.6mm? Kickmuck, Feb 19, 2018 at 9:29 PM
    2. MIG Welding

      For intermediate and advanced discussion about MIG (also MAG or GMAW) welding
      Discussions: 3,375   Messages: 39,054
      Latest: Dual shield flux core wire?? TechnicAl, Feb 19, 2018 at 7:43 PM
    3. TIG Welding

      Discuss Tungsten Inert Gas welding (TIG, GTAW, WIG).
      Discussions: 2,844   Messages: 41,005
      Latest: Stress cracking TechnicAl, Feb 19, 2018 at 7:29 PM
    4. Arc Welding

      Also known as stick, MMA, and SMAW.
      Discussions: 1,513   Messages: 23,557
      Latest: Welding into a Corner Arclikeharrypotter, Feb 19, 2018 at 9:00 PM
    5. Other Types of Welding

      A forum for all the other types of welding and brazing including oxy-acetylene.
      Discussions: 672   Messages: 7,953
      Latest: help fizzy, Feb 5, 2018
    1. Buying a Welder

      Which one to choose? Post here for some help in deciding which welder to buy.
      Discussions: 4,106   Messages: 45,208
      Latest: Oxford 240 - 1 ? Interdiction, Feb 19, 2018 at 9:42 PM
    2. Plasma Cutters

      Plasma cutting, also laser cutting.
      Discussions: 850   Messages: 10,648
      Latest: LOTOS 5000 problem pdg, Feb 19, 2018 at 9:25 AM
    3. Shielding Gas and Regulators

      Anything to do with shielding gas.
      Discussions: 1,812   Messages: 18,781
      Latest: Shielding gas rtbcomp, Feb 16, 2018 at 12:00 PM
    4. Welding Helmets and Other Safety Equipment

      Helmets, masks, gloves, overalls, and any other personal protective equipment.
      Discussions: 926   Messages: 11,232
    1. Tools, Materials and Techniques

      Discuss other tools and materials or ask how to do a particular job
      Discussions: 8,504   Messages: 138,402
      Latest: Pillar Drill Coolant System? Ashley Burton, Feb 19, 2018 at 8:08 PM
    2. Metal Forming

      Bending, rolling and swaging, wheeling and panel beating. Anything to do with getting that metal into shape.
      Discussions: 834   Messages: 14,297
      Latest: Stuff you have made today AdrianH, Feb 19, 2018 at 9:16 PM
    3. Compressors and Air Tools

      Compressors, sand blasting, painting and air tools
      Discussions: 2,455   Messages: 31,436
      Latest: Air Tools in Lidl Turbo, Feb 19, 2018 at 4:08 AM
    4. Paint and Metal Coatings

      Painting and rust prevention, preparation, powder coating and galvanising
      Discussions: 2,835   Messages: 34,738
      Latest: Getting Started with Epoxy Primer Burdekin, Feb 19, 2018 at 7:09 PM
    1. Projects

      Share your ideas and projects, and keep us up to date as your projects progress.
      Discussions: 5,200   Messages: 104,339
      Latest: Few cuts here and a few cuts there... roofman, Feb 19, 2018 at 9:40 PM
    2. The Brew Room

      For sensible discussion about topics not covered elsewhere on the forum.
      Discussions: 11,459   Messages: 221,246
      Latest: Lidl air tools again Ruffian, Feb 19, 2018 at 9:44 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: 3,265   Messages: 19,680
      Latest: New to welding Loob, Feb 19, 2018 at 9:34 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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