TIG Welding Aluminum Part 3: Puddle Control Tips

We’re going to start working on puddle control. Puddle control, again not introducing any filler metal at this time at all, is basically establishing the puddle and walking that puddle down the piece. Now aluminum being the heatsink that aluminum gets hot real quick. It’s kind of like driving a car downhill. It keeps picking […]

Miller Service Important to Marine Hardware Manufacturer

With all the challenges here today, equipment is certainly one of the concentrations. Equipment and support from that manufacturer. Support was probably one of the biggest things that drew us to the Dynasty 400. Customer service and our local rep, huge advantage over the competition. Whenever there’s an issue and we make a call, Miller’s […]

TIG Welding Aluminum: AC Frequency Control

Read and follow all labels and the owner’s manual carefully before installing or operating your machine. Hi, I’m Brent Williams with Miller® Electric. We’re going to discuss the benefits of using AC frequency control for welding aluminum with the Miller Dynasty® and how to set this useful feature for optimum results. Let’s take a close […]

G.G. Schmitt Reduces Rework by 10% With Dynasty Welders

We reduced our scrap rework with the 400, in the 6 to 8% range and it keeps going up every month. And we’re starting to see, 10 to 11% less scrappage of the BDA from the arc out. And it’s helping on time, it’s increasing efficiencies. And it’s also increasing productivity at the same time. […]

TIG Welding Aluminum Part 1: How to Hold the Torch

Hi, I’m Andy Weyenberg with Miller® Electric. I handle the motorsports marketing for Miller and we get a lot of questions for TIG welding, precisely aluminum. Even from beginners to experienced welders who do a lot of welding with steel, a lot of people have some problems that are working with aluminum. So we’re going […]

TIG Welding Aluminum: AC Balance Control

Read and follow all labels and the owner’s manual carefully before installing or operating your machine. Hi, I’m Brent Williams with Miller® Electric and we’re going to discuss the benefits of using AC balance control for welding aluminum, so you can set and adjust this useful feature for optimum results. Let’s take a closer look […]

TIG Welding Aluminum Part 2: Hand Movement Tips

What I try to tell my beginner people is get comfortable, okay, keep the distance consistent and without even striking arc, work on your flow of your hand in the torch movement. We try to do this with your gloves on just like you would be in a normal welding situation. If you don’t move […]