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 […]

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 […]

MIG Welder Maintenance Tips

Hi, I’m Steve from Arc Academy. In this video, what we’re gonna be doing is going through the proper maintenance of your MIG welder, to maintain peak performance for the life of your machine. For everyday use, what you want to do is turn off the power to your machine, then unplug the welder. This […]

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, […]