If you've been in the welding industry for any period of time it's safe to say you've probably taken a bend test. We've done our fair share of face and root bends on this channel, but today we're showing side bends on a 1" plate test in the overhead position.
It's been weeks now since trade schools have been closed from COVID. Educators are struggling to move forward with classes and welders want to keep their skills sharp. But how?
When people think about welding, 9 times out of 10 they picture stick welding. Stick welding is generally the first process we teach, and for good reason. Stick welding teaches the fundamentals of welding and if you can maser stick, the others will come easier.
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding, more commonly referred to as TIG Welding is one of the most difficult processes to master. It's also one of the most in demand. and highest paying skills you can have in welding. Today we're going to take you step-by-step through the basics of TIG welding. You'll learn how to setup your equipment, what machine parameters do and welding technique.