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What is Flux in Welding & What Does It Do?

Welding Methods

Arc welding flux is composed of minerals and additives used to protect welds from atmospheric gasses. Stick and flux-cored welding have their advantages, but what mysteries lie beneath the surface?

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MIG Welding Guides

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How To MIG Weld Aluminum (with Chart)

MIG Welding

MIG Weld Aluminum with confidence after learning the correct preparation, settings, and techniques.

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MIG Welding Gas Pressure Settings (with Charts)

MIG Welding

Understand the gas pressure settings for MIG welding, helping you find the perfect flow rate for your welding application.

best gas for mig welding

Best Gas for MIG Welding: What to Use (with Chart)

MIG Welding

Discover the best MIG welding shielding gases for your job and how to pick the perfect one with our comprehensive guide.

TIG Welding Guides

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Scratch Start TIG vs. Lift Arc – What’s the Difference?

TIG Welding

Compare scratch start and lift arc TIG arc ignition methods and discover the advantages and disadvantages of each.

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What Gas Should You Use for TIG Welding? (with Chart)

TIG Welding

Make flawless welds and save money with this comprehensive guide to choosing the right TIG shielding gas for the right job.

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TIG Welding Filler Rods: Selection Size With Chart

TIG Welding

Learn how to select the right TIG welding filler rod size and composition with helpful guidelines and charts.