Let’s walk through the Forney Easy Weld 100 ST This is a stick and TIG welder. Stick welding is a welding process that uses a consumable electrode to lay a bead. TIG, or tungsten inert gas welding, uses a tungsten electrode and an inert gas like argon. It’s often thought of as the more difficult […]
Forney Industries has created a new line of welding machines the Forney Easy Weld. These machines were designed with the novice welder in mind they’re extremely user-friendly, affordable and are the perfect machine for the DIY welder. This is the Forney Easy Weld 125 FC, it’s a basic flux core welding machine, some people might […]
If it wasn’t for welders, we would be living in the Stone Age literally. The buildings, ya know, the infrastructure of the world we live in is all here because of the welded technology. When the industry tells us what their needs are and we’re training people to do this then we’re giving the industry […]
“Stick Out” is a term used in MIG welding. The farther you hold the gun away from the work piece, the farther the wire sticks out. The amount of stick out affects the arc. The more stick out, the greater the chance of contaminating the weld due to shielding gas mixing with air.
One day Hope asked me if I would show her how to weld, because she wanted to make something for her brother Zane. The first weld that I made was on a Miller Passport, it was a machine that my dad’s had for probably 20 years. From there, it was a thrill, it was a […]