Common Problems When TIG Welding Aluminum

AC TIG, MIG and Stick Weld With One Powerful Machine

This is a Multimatic 220 AC/DC. This machine is capable of MIG, Stick, and AC/DC TIG. A lot of our customers use the Multimatic 215 and the Multimatic 200 for steel and stainless. This machine gives them the added benefit of AC TIG for aluminum. This all-in-one solution allows you to weld with 230 amps […]

How to Reduce Scrap on Bright Dip Anodized Aluminum

MIG Weld Aluminum With the Hobart Handler 190

– Spark your imagination with the HANDLER 190 wire feed welder. Quick select drive roll makes set-up quicker by offering three grooves for two solid wires and one flux-cord. Seven position tapped voltage control selector and infinite wire feed speed allows for easy fine tuning. Uses 230 input power. 190 amps of power. Easy to […]

Unusual & Uncommon Uses for a TIG Welder – Eastwood

everybody mad at Eastwood we’re here in the east with garage to another live-text session if you guys haven’t watched one of these before like it to be as interactive as possible so I want you guys to join in log into the chat on facebook or youtube and you can ask questions so we […]

TIG Welding Aluminum Part 4: How to Introduce Filler Metal

Once you get established with the puddle control being consistent, now we can go ahead and introduce some filler metal. At this point we’ve already practiced our hand control with the torch, our motion towards angles and now we’re going to add introducing the filler metal. We try to tell people to start introducing the […]

G.G. Schmitt Completes Welds Faster With Dynasty Welders

When you start off with a new product it’s the learning curve. Miller came in and did training, and the interface became very, very user friendly. Once they’re hired, they get the job, everything, I put them in the Dynasty, and that, like, you can see the smile on their face how it makes their […]

Marine Manufacturer Cuts Hours of Rework on Aluminum Welds

G.G. Schmitt was established in 1951 out of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. We have this location that we’re at here today in Sarasota, and we also just started a new facility up in Summerville, South Carolina. Our primary market is the marine industry throughout the United States. We service all the OEM boat builders, the customers that […]

TIG Welding Aluminum Part 3: Puddle Control Tips

We’re going to start working on puddle control. Puddle control, again not introducing any filler metal at this time at all, is basically establishing the puddle and walking that puddle down the piece. Now aluminum being the heatsink that aluminum gets hot real quick. It’s kind of like driving a car downhill. It keeps picking […]

Miller Service Important to Marine Hardware Manufacturer

With all the challenges here today, equipment is certainly one of the concentrations. Equipment and support from that manufacturer. Support was probably one of the biggest things that drew us to the Dynasty 400. Customer service and our local rep, huge advantage over the competition. Whenever there’s an issue and we make a call, Miller’s […]