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Welding Secrets Revealed - MIG Welding For Beginners

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					                MIG welding is an easy skill to learn even for a
                beginner. It will take a long time though to be
                really good at it. Below are some tips for MIG
                welding for beginners that are quite useful. So if
                you are just starting out on welding, the proper
                knowledge of what you are doing will surely set
                you on the right track. Before you begin you
should understand that welding is dangerous.

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Sparks may set things on fire when you weld especially when MIG
welding is concerned. Make sure you wear the proper clothing to
protect yourself. See to it that you remove anything that could
possibly ignite around the area. It is also a great idea if you
would have a fire extinguisher nearby.

Practice makes perfect and that is also true when you weld. Use a
scrap metal that is close to the thickness of the one you are to
repair to practice on. This is must for MIG welding for beginners
and will set your technique in place before you proceed with your
project. Now try to see if the machine you will be using allows
you to weld both hard and flux core wire.

There are machines that only allow you to weld with flux core
wire only. Next is to adjust the settings of your gas. Adjust the
pressure up until you will be able to weld if there is only a slight
breeze. Also adjust the drive roll tension. There should be a slight
pressure against your finger when properly adjusted. When you
are using flux cored wire or aluminum, make sure not to use too
much tension because it will crush the wire.

As beginner you should also know how to trouble shoot. This will
help you solve common welding problems quickly and avoid
delays in your work. The most common problems you will
encounter would be erratic wire feed, shallow penetrations, cold
wires, and discolored or poor quality welds. These are the few but
very important things to remember if you to weld successfully.
Remember these simple tips for MIG welding for beginners well.
The outcome of your project will greatly depend on it.

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Description: MIG welding is an easy skill to learn even for a beginner. It will take a long time though to be really good at it. Below are some tips for MIG welding for beginners that are quite useful. So if you are just starting out on welding, the proper knowledge of what you are doing will surely set you on the right track. Before you begin you should understand that welding is dangerous.