• Reverse Polarity Welding

    reverse polarity welding

    Introduction Reverse polarity welding and when to use it is a question that crops up regularly. It is an important topic as it will drastically affect the quality of the weld. To understand when you should employ reverse polarity welding you need to have a grasp of current and polarity as a whole. In this

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  • Can You Stick Weld Aluminum

    Can You Stick Weld Aluminum

    Can You Stick Weld Aluminum? The short answer to the question is yes, it is yes, you can weld aluminum using an arc welder. However, as you read on you will find that it is not a preferred process as it is a difficult skill to master and can produce ugly welds. Welding aluminium necessitates

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  • MIG Welding Nozzles Everything You Need to Know

    MIG Welding Nozzles Everything You Need to Know

    MIG welding nozzles, everything you need to know – In this article we will look to explain the intricacies of MIG welding nozzles and show you how to choose the right nozzle for the welding task at hand. MIG Welding also called gas metal arc welding, or GMAW for short. MIG Welding Nozzles – Introduction

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  • Cordless Power Tool Battery Guide – How to Choose Best Battery Type

    Cordless Power Tool Battery Guide

    Cordless Power Tool Battery Guide. Cordless Power Tool Battery Guide for buying battery powered tools. There is no doubt that when you look to buy a power tool today that you almost certainly look to see if there is a battery powered version. With the advances in batter technology that means pretty much any tool

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  • Battery Powered Coffee Maker | 5 Great Cordless Coffee Makers

    Battery powered coffee maker. We all need coffee don’t we! The problem is that when you are out on site, no immediate power outlet, or have limited workshop facilities, you might be reduced to having get your coffee old school, by bringing a thermos flask, and how good does coffee taste out of those halfway

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  • Battery Powered Wood Router – 5 Great Options

    battery powered wood router

    Battery powered wood router. There is no doubt that the conventional wood router is one of the most useful and versatile tools in a woodworkers armory. For those who new to wood routers it is essentially an electric motor with a cutter at that spins at a incredibly high speed. This allows the tool to slice

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  • Battery-Powered Wood Cutter – 5 Great Options

    battery-powered wood cutter

    Batter-powered wood cutter. Who wants an electric cable trailing around after them, especially when to are using a chain cutting tool? Alternatively, who wants to have to lug around a gasoline powered wood cutter and then have to fill and maintain the engine? Especially if you are not looking to cut down a forest. The

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  • Best Car Code Reader | Advance Auto Code Reader

    best car code reader for the money

    Best Car Code Reader There are a multitude of reasons to get a car code scanner. For example imagine your car smogged, you check and the engine light is on. If you cant’t quickly identify the cause you are probably going to end up at a auto shop and you are going to pay at

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  • Problems and Solutions For Welding and Hygiene in the Food Industry

    Below is a very interesting article about the stringent requirements needed in the food industry with regard to welding procedures. Tightly controlled regulations often means that bespoke solution are required. The below article looks at how one company approaches the taskā€¦ Welding and hygiene in the food and beverage industryThe hygienic requirements of the food

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  • Best Welding Gloves

    best welding gloves

    Choosing the correct welding glove / welding gauntlets can make a big difference both to the quality of the weld that you produce and the safty of the welder. Not all welding gloves are equal. You need different welding gloves for different types of welding. In this article we will look at choose the correct

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  • Tig Welding Gloves

    Kevlar welding gloves

    The glove choice for many people who TIG weld is a glove with a goatskin exterior. This is because it helps the easy management for the precision required by the welder when using the TIG torch. This is because the TIG glove is designed for the welder to easily pick up his welding rod and

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  • Laser Welding: What You Need To Know

    Laser Beam welding

    Laser welding, or more commonly refereed to as laser beam welding is an industrial welding process for joining metal components together at high speed. It usually produces small and very narrow weld seams and the process has low thermal distortion. This type of welding lends itself well to large scale production lines were the ability

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  • Miller MIG/TIG Welder Combo

    Miller Syncrowave 210

    The Miller Syncrowave 210 TIG/MIG is one of those welders that seems to check practically all the boxes. As the title suggests it is almost the complete welder. An inverter welder with both AC and DC settings, it allows you to weld either as MIG, TIG or stick, with the additional benefit of being able

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  • Moving Your Welding Career Forward

    welding-steel-plate

    Welding is a profession into which a lot of people fall into by accident. Obviously there are many welders out there who decided, probably early in their working life, that they wanted to be a welder or involved in the welding industry. However, there are probably more who got into welding by accident or through

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  • Mig Welding Aluminium With A Spool Gun

    mig-ally-weld

    MIG welding aluminium is hard, but Mig welding aluminium with a spool gun can make it a lot less difficult! The fact that Mig, or to give it its proper name, Gas metal arc welding (GMAW) aluminium is hard is probably not news to most of you who read this blog. The soft nature of

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