Tagged: welding

Welding Aluminum

Welding Aluminum

Welding aluminum can be a challenging task, even for experienced and highly-skilled welders. The trick with welding aluminum is getting a good weld without the components breaking, warping or cracking. While this page is...

Spot Welding

Spot Welding

  Another type of commercial and industrial welding is so-called “spot” welding. The car in your driveway was manufactured with hundreds of spot welds, on the frame, the body, the suspension, etc. When you...

Plastic Welding

Plastic Welding

  While plastic welding might seem like a strange idea, it’s really a quite common and practical way to join plastic components.  The welding of plastics was originally developed in pre-WWII Germany, when a shortage...

Laser Welding

Laser Welding

Unlike “traditional” welding processes, laser welding is a method whereby highly-focused laser light is used to generate a welding arc, rather than electricity or a combination of gasses. Laser welding is a fusion process,...

Welding Information Guides

Welding Information Guides

Modern welding covers the entire welding industry, from hobby welding to industrial welding and everything in between. There are a variety of resources online to help you weld like a pro, improve your skills...

Hobby Welding

Hobby Welding

Welding isn’t just a vocation for industry professionals, it’s also a fun, active hobby for many people. Artists, car mechanics, craftsmen, motorcycle builders, and other hobbyists have found welding to be an exciting and...

Hobart Welding

Hobart Welding

Hobart Welding Products has spent decades (over 9 decades, since 1917, to be exact) designing, testing and manufacturing a full line of welding and cutting products that are industrial quality and easy to use...

Brazing

Brazing

  Brazing is similar to both welding and soldering, and is a process of fitting two parts together by melting a filler metal between them. This filler metal, brass or another alloy, is heated...

Stick Welding

Stick Welding

Stick welding is another name for arc welding, and it’s one of those welding methods that’s been in common use for many years.  Also known as SMAW (shielded metal arc welding), stick welding uses...