Paul Gilbert: “Blues Vs Metal” (sub ITA)

when I was still on shredding ’cause I was listening to Yngwie Malmsteen and also listening to other classical music so like when also the keyboard, you know, sort of… that sort of things some beautiful harpsichord and piano music from Bach and Mozart and I really like that but you know I play the […]

Sound to Electricity: How do Microphones and Speakers Work?

Youtube, it’s Cram. Sound. Allowing us to perceive the world through vibrations in their air. And electricity, flowing electrons that power our modern world. These two seem like they couldn’t be more different, but in fact they are different forms of the same thing. They are both forms of energy, and can be converted to […]

Chemistry: What is a metal? (Metallic Bonds)

Metals are shiny, malleable, ductile, and good conductors of heat and electricity. The structure of metals and the nature of metallic bonds explains some of these typical features. Metals are made up of positive ions closely packed together in crystalline solids. The positive ions are surrounded by a mobile “sea of electrons.” These valence electrons […]

MPS Happenings: Best of the West Welding Contest 2016

The Best in the West is really an intricate type of program. You don’t know what you’re gonna build until a day or so before the competition. Different processes you must weld. You have to do all three processes. The kids did really well. I think that’s when we start letting them think outside the […]

MPS Welding Certification Program on KPNX

When you hear about Red Mountain High School, Mountain View, Mesa, Westwood, Skyline or Dobson, if you’re like me, you’re thinking tough football rivals. But for the past two weeks all 6 of the Mesa high schools have teamed up for a competition but not against each other. It’s been a true test of their […]

#1 Tig Welding Tip For Amazing Welds

What is up guys? so if you dont know me, I am Kyle Voss and I like to make stuff in my small 3 car garage I am a mid level fabricator, I dont claim to be the best fabricator of welder out there but I have a tip for ya…this is the number one […]

MPS Happenings: Welding Cert Camp 2015

(Music playing.) We’re here at the third annual welding certification bootcamp for Mesa Public Schools and we have 36 students who are in attendance and they are trying to certify in two different welding processes seem (Music playing.) So Mesa is actually offering an opportunity through the certification camp to give them a chance to […]