Welding is a delicate art, but with the right skills, techniques and welding tools and accessories you can bridge the gap between your vision and your final product. The following article, from Popular Mechanics , provides a clear and concise overview of the welding process from start to finish. It includes an introduction to welding equipment needed, an overview of the process, information on different types of welding, and free print plans for creating a welding cart.
Master Basic Welding Skills: A Step-By-Step Guide
Welding is a delicate art, but once you learn it, ordinary steel becomes a blank canvas for invention. These steps will help you with any welding project.
By Mike Allen
A thing of beauty is a joy forever. And around our Saturday Mechanic shop, beauty often takes the form of a perfectly laid welding bead—one that looks like a tall stack of dimes laid on its side. Okay, welding has some practical aspects, too. Your world, as a tinkerer and fabricator, fundamentally changes when you can permanently fasten two pieces of steel together in seconds. Sure, it takes years of experience to perfect the craft, and an investment in welding equipment. But don’t let the cost intimidate you.
And when you’re ready to get started, check out the Pro Gear Packages at Arc-Zone.com…. everything you need to stay safe, and look good when you’re welding!