Lesson 1: Mig Welding Safety Precautions
We discuss the checking of equipment & work area before welding, avoiding burns, arc eye and the necessary fume extraction & PPE required to protect yourself and other operatives.
Lesson 2: The Welding circuit, machine and torch
A nuts & bolts summary of how the MIG welding process actually works. We explain what roles the welding circuit, power source, Mig torch, filler wire & earth return lead fulfil.
Lesson 3: Making your MIG machine work
This article offers an understanding of MIG welding machine controls and how to set your welding parameters. We look at a typical step voltage MIG welder & guide you through the settings.
Lesson 4: A Guide to T Fillet Welding
We explore this most common type of welded joint & discuss the necessary techniques required to master this essential welding process referencing joint preparation and positioning.