How to MIG Weld : How to Be Safe While MIG Welding

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video on welding safety for expertvillage.com. First we are going to look at this safety equipment. Most important of all first of all there is the fireproof overalls which you could see that I’m wearing. Secondly we have the safety gloves. Nice big sleeves to stop […]

How to MIG Weld : How A MIG Welder Works

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com on the principles of mig welding. Lets have a look in the machine itself. The whole idea of mig welder is that you use a wheel of steel wire which is fed by a electric motor through this holes, up to the top, […]

How to MIG Weld : How to MIG Weld a Puddle Joint

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com on the uses of a mig welder. Having showing you a few useful techniques it is important to show you how to look at the machine itself because this nozzle does get badly covered in splatter from the weld and needs cleaning periodically. […]

How to MIG Weld : Picking a MIG Welder

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com on the basics of mig welding and how to choose your machine. The first thing to think about is the weight of the material that is likely to be working with. If you are on simple automotive work and steel work on just […]

How to MIG Weld : How to MIG Weld a Lap Joint

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com on the use of mid welder. Our next project would be how to create a simple lap joint. This is technique often requires for joining any manner of piece of steel when you need to extend them or you need to build them […]

How to MIG Weld : How to Do MIG Tack Welding

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com on the uses of a mig welder. The next step that we are going to show you is a very useful technique creating tack welds. Why do we need tack welds? Well when you are setting up to create something were joining tip […]

How to MIG Weld : How to Setup a MIG Welder

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com on the basic of mig welding. Lets have look in controls of the machine this element of machine along as many many similar machines just have basic power controls. You have a master power switch with phase one, phase two for maximum power, […]

How to MIG Weld : How to MIG Weld an Angled Joint

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com on the use of mig welder. Next job that we are tackling is a creation of a right angle joint between two bits of steel. Now one easy way to create the joint to start off with is just to use a magnet. […]

How to MIG Weld : How to MIG Weld a Butt Joint

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com all about the use of a mig welder. We are at the moment preparing to make a butt welded joint. So we got our two sheets of steel. We have V the edges to get a nice V there ready for the weld […]

How to MIG Weld : How to Prepare a Butt Joint for a MIG Welder

Hi I’m Mike Rogers and we are making this video for expertvillage.com on the uses of a mig welder. This stage is how to join two pieces of steel in a butt joint. So we have two pieces all we are going to create is a longer piece of steel so this could be to […]