Getting Started With Your Millermatic 255 MIG Welder

Congratulations on your purchase of the versatile, easy to use, Millermatic 255 MIG welder. And thanks for choosing Miller. With your Millermatic 255 you can count on years of trouble free welding. We know you’re eager to try out your new machine, but before you begin setup, please take a few minutes to review important […]

How to MIG Weld Aluminum with a Spool Gun

When you weld aluminum, you’re dealing with a much softer metal. Because of this you’ll need some special equipment and follow different procedures. Because of its softness, aluminum wire is difficult to push through a standard mig gun. That’s why we recommend the use of a spool gun. This reduces the distance the wire has […]

Push vs. Pull Methods in MIG Welding

If you’re a beginner welder, have you ever asked yourself, do I push or do I pull while welding? I’ll be showing you two examples today of a push method and a pull method of welding. In most cases, pushing or pulling is up to your personal preference or comfortability. In some cases, welding aluminum […]

Pratt & Miller Switches to Millermatic 255 MIG Welder

I’m Bryan, Master Fabricator at Pratt & Miller Engineering. Switching to the new Millermatic 255 has been seamless, you know, it’s just been super easy. It really just feels simple. It’s nice to be able to get to a machine and not worried about where your settings are and all that. You get there, you […]

Flux-Cored Welding With Millermatic 255 or Multimatic 255

Now, let’s set up your Millermatic, or Multimatic 255 for the self-shielded flux-cored process. Please take a few minutes to review important safety information and tips, and remember to wear appropriate safety gear during setup and welding. First, make sure your machine is powered off. Open the side door. Wrap the control cable through the […]

MIG Welding: Setting Voltage and Wire Feed – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): MIG Welding: Setting Voltage and Wire Feed, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com Kevin Caron: So, a question I get asked a lot is, “How do you set the dials on the MIG welder? Where do you start?” “How to you know where to set it at for, like, a piece of 16-gauge, versus, like, […]

Millermatic 255 and Multimatic 255: Think Simply. Weld Smarter.

Think Simply. Weld Smarter. With the Millermatic 255 and Multimatic 255. Both machines have a simple user interface that saves time, and Auto-Set Elite, which lets any welder easily choose the right parameters. The Millermatic 255 saves space in the shop. Pulsed MIG reduces spatter and cleanup. Optional EZ-select gun changes programs with a button […]

Buying Your First MIG Welder

Hey it’s Steve from Arc Academy. In this video what we’re gonna be doing is we’re going to be talking about things to consider when you’re purchasing your first MIG welder. So let’s talk about MIG welding, MIG welding the filler metal is your electrode and it’s on a spool of wire and it is […]