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Improve your welding with the ESAB Sentinal A50 welding helmet

ESAB’s Sentinel A50 welding helmet with auto-darkening features is built for customers seeking the best welding experience. With its high-resistance shell, spacious viewing area, and touch screen control panel, this high-tech helmet is the perfect option for welders who take their craft seriously.   Pros A large viewing …

Review of the Best Welding Helmets 2019 – Buyer’s Guide

Welding helmets are considered headgear or covers that are commonly used in welding workshops for protecting the face, eyes, and neck from welding infrared rays, flash burns, heat, and ultraviolet rays. The rays from welding points can cause damage to different parts of the body. They can harm …

What is micro welding? – Exploring the ins and outs of tiny welds

The ‘micro’ version of welding is not all that different from the traditional technique. Mainly in that it has been developed as a way to join two delicate and small metal components together. This technique welds together both non-ferrous and ferrous parts of the metal piece. These tiny …

17 of the most badass welding helmets for 2019

Welding helmets are mostly considered a safety item.  But that doesn’t mean you can’t look badass while wearing one! It wasn’t that many years ago and you were limited to pretty boring hoods.  While many of the top manufacturer’s still only offer plain-Jane models, others are catching on.  …

Is a 110V mig welder perfect for you? – Reviews and Picks

Back in the day, 110V welders got a bad rap. The technology just wasn’t there. Today, inverter technology is more efficient. These new inverters allow the creation of powerful and quality welders. A 110v welder still isn’t going to match a 220v welder in brute force. But, in …

Do you have what it takes to be an underwater welder?

Underwater welding can be an exciting career, taking you to many parts of the world.  Of course it can be a dangerous occupation as well.  While the pay is similar to that of pipeline welders, the top welders in the field can make well over 6 figures.  Read …

3 Totally Cool Welding Projects to Try at Home

Welding is considered to be an exceptional line of work because of how it contributes to numerous industries like construction, repairs and even in technology. Little do some people know; that welding can simply be a hobby that one can practice at home. There are countless welding projects …

Welding, soldering, and brazing. Do you know the difference?

Are you someone who likes to know about things and is curious to know more every day? Or are you someone who believes they can/should do everything on their own? A lot of people like to do things with their hands either because they don’t like to depend …

Improve Your Overhead Welding Skills With These Tips

Overhead welding requires welders to remain in an odd position throughout the process – which often leads to intense wrist and shoulder fatigue. For every welder, it’s likely that they’ll come across a situation when they need to weld two surfaces while cranking their head up. This is …