TIG Welding a Stainless Steel Sculpture and Design Fun – Kevin Caron

(welding) The Voice: Hey Kevin. What are you doing? Kevin Caron: We’re still TIG-ing around here. We’re; I’m working on the last bit of Calyx, trying to get all the little boo-boos fixed on the edges, where I weld in I had a little pop mark or little divot. Now I have to go back […]

Welding and Grinding Metal – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): Detail Work: Filling and Grinding, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com [using grinder] The Voice: Hey, Kevin. What are you doing? Kevin Caron: Well, this is Bobby Pin. Now I’m working on the finish work. So, I’m just coming back and hitting all the little boo-boos, any of the little holes in my weld, any […]

How to Weld With a MIG Welder With Pulse Control – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): How to Weld With a MIG Welder With Pulse Control, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey Kevin, what are you doing? Kevin Caron: Oh, we’ve been playing around with this Longevity MIG Weld 250P MIG welder. Got the bottle on, got the gas hooked up, got the wire in it. Looked at […]

TIG Welding: Handling the Tungsten – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): TIG Welding: Handling the Tungsten, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: What are you doing, Kev? Kevin Caron: Well, I was just TIG welding over there, and my tip is worn away enough that I’m not getting the right kind of flame off the end of it, so I can make a nice, clean weld. […]

Metal Cutting: Plasma vs. the Nibbler – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): Metal Cutting: Plasma vs. the Nibbler The Voice: Hey, Kevin. What are you getting ready to do? Kevin Caron: I had an email the other day. The guy’s in high school taking welding class, and he said, “Man, we just got to play with the plasma cutter, and it is so cool! […]

How to Choose the Right Welding Gas – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): How to Choose the Right Welding Gas, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey, Kevin. Why are you looking at us like that? Kevin Caron: Because somebody’s sleeping out there. I’ve had several questions here lately about shielding gas: How come I have to use two different bottles? You know, one for TIG […]

How to Use a Longevity MIG Welder With Pulse Control – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): How to Use a Longevity MIG Welder With Pulse Control, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey, Kevin. What are you doing? Kevin Caron: Playing with an octopus. I put my plug on this Longevity MigWeld 250P MIG welder so I can fire it up and show you guys how it runs. But […]

How to Weld a Lap Joint – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): How to Weld a Lap Joint, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey, Kevin. What are you doing? Kevin Caron: Well, I got an email the other day. A guy wanted to know more about lap joints. No, not the place you go where the girls are. Welding. So, I thought, well, let’s […]

How to Get a Good Welding Ground – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): How to Get a Good Welding Ground, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey, Kevin. 0:00:16.000,0:00:17.000, Kevin Caron: Hey. The Voice: What are you doing over there? Kevin Caron: Wrestling with aluminum-inum-inum. This is a big public sculpture I’m working on at the moment, and I was just trying to fill in this […]

How to Weld a Butt Joint – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): How to Weld a Butt Joint, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey, Kevin. What are you playing with? Kevin Caron: Well, last time I showed you how to do a little; I showed you how to do a lap joint. So, this time I thought I’d show you how to do a […]