How to Use AC TIG OFFSET to get Better Aluminum Welds

– Welcome to Weld.com, I’m Bob Moffatt and I have Mr. Jason Becker with me today from Valencia College. Welcome, sir. – Thank you Bob, for having me. – We’re going to argue, cuss, and discuss about a feature that ESAB has on their 205 called AC TIG Offset. What do we know about it? […]

Should You Use Pulsed TIG Welding for Aluminum?

Are you ever challenged with making long runs on your aluminum production pieces? Or maybe you just want a little bit faster weld with welding aluminum. You can try adding the pulser to it to help you add the filler metal to your weld puddle. And if you increase the pulses per second on your […]

Inverter Technology Provides Best Arc Start for MIG Welding

When fabricating thin gauge material, sheet metal or body panels, inverter type power sources are excellent when working with those thin materials. Especially when MIG welding. Because when MIG welding, you really need that positive arc start. You really don’t like arc starts where the welding machine stumbles on start, because you have the opportunity […]

TIG 200 Digital – Pulse Feature Explained – Eastwood

if you’re serious about TIG welding you may be looking for a machine that has a pulse setting which is a feature that really makes this unit stand out this digital Pig has both AC and DC pulse settings remember DC’s for welding steel and AC is for welding aluminum this feature allows you to […]

Welding Aluminum With the Dynasty 280 DX Multiprocess Welder

To set up the Dynasty 280 DX Multiprocess to weld aluminum using an ArcReach 12 SuitCase feeder, there are a few considerations to get optimal performance with this solution. Use 3/64 inch Hobart MaxalMig 4943 or 5356 wire and a 300 amp Bernard gun. Install the appropriate U-groove drive rolls and contact tip. For better […]

Dynasty 280 DX Multiprocess Setup: Flux-Cored Arc Welding

This is how to set up the Dynasty 280 DX Multiprocess for welding steel using an ArcReach 12 SuitCase feeder, 1/16 inch Hobart XLR-8 wire, and a Bernard Dura-Flux gun. First, install the appropriate drive rolls and contact tip. With all connections complete, select the V-Sense mode on the front of the Dynasty. When using […]

New Multimatic 220 AC/DC: It Does, so You Can Too

You need the Multimatic 220 AC/DC. Does it MIG weld? It does. The Multimatic 220 AC/DC welds MIG and flux-cored, steel and aluminum with a spool gun. Up to 230 amps of power, handles material up to 3/8-inch thick, and you’ll get great arc quality. Does it stick weld? It does. It welds stick with […]