Mr Tig Blog

Auto Body Soldering: Tinning and Leading Repair

Apr 2016 28
12 01 Thu
Written by Mr. TIG (Wyatt Swaim)



Leading is quickly becoming a lost art with more and more people opting to use bondo and other synthetics in auto body restoration. In this episode of TIG Time we show you how to use the tinning and leading process to repair thin spot in your auto body work.

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RazorWeld 110 Overview: Part 2 - TIG Welding

Apr 2016 08
12 01 Fri
Written by Mr. TIG (Wyatt Swaim)

1/8" 1G Aluminum Welding and Liquid Penetrant Test

Mar 2016 31
12 01 Thu
Written by Mr. TIG (Wyatt Swaim)



We are continuing our series on D17.1 testing and in this episode we will be taking the completed weld to the NDT lab to get a liquid penetrant test.

We are going to show you how to certify for 1/8" 6061 T6 Aluminum in the 1G position.

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RazorWeld 110 Overview: Part 1 - Stick Welding with 6011 and 7018

Apr 2016 08
12 01 Fri
Written by Mr. TIG (Wyatt Swaim)

 


 

Lately, we have been looking for a simple way to introduce people to welding at an affordable price. We have tested many different machines in the past ranging from a $199 Harbor Freight TIG welder to a $250 Everlast welder and now we are trying out the $296 RazorWeld 110.
 

 

In this episode we will be testing its capabilities as a stick welder with both E6011 rod and E7018 rod.
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Gas Welding - Heat Manipulation Exercise

Mar 2016 24
12 01 Thu
Written by Mr. TIG (Wyatt Swaim)



TIG welding, at its core, is the manipulation of a heat source and a filler material. In this episode, we show you an exercise that will train you to become better at said manipulation.

While the process is gas welding, it remains very relevant to becoming a great TIG welder. Visit our Facebook page and post your attempts at this project: Weld.com Facebook

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