MIG Welding Techniques

Before we start we should discuss basic housekeeping. If you want good professional results, you need a clean workpiece. Everything from rust to paint to oil can contaminate your weld, so make sure your workpiece is clean and you’ve selected the proper shielding gas and established a flow rate of between twenty and thirty cubic […]

MIG Welding Basics

Hi, my name is Joel Ort I’m with Miller Electric Mfg. Co. Today we’re going to teach you how to successfully weld in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions in the MIG process. It’s a good idea before you start your project to take some scrap metal similar to the project you’re working on […]

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 […]

Flux-Cored Welding Basics: Tips for Flux-Cored Welding

Hi, my name is Joel Ort with Miller Electric Manufacturing Company. Today we’re going to show you how to weld with the self-shielded flux core welding process and the flat horizontal vertical and overhead positions. Unlike the MIG process, flux core welding does not need a shielding gas. The reason for this is that the […]