MIG Welding

How to Get the Best Deals on MIG Welders on Sale in Melbourne

12 Aug , 2016  

MIG welding or GMAW is a skill that all serious welders should learn and master. It is an upgrade from the more widespread but inferior MMA welding and is on par with methods like TIG welding in a lot of applications. However, TIG requires more skill to master and the components are more expensive. MIG is by no means a compromise option. It can hold its own against TIG welding and with skill, the quality, and finesse of the finished weld is indistinguishable. More…

TIG Welding

3 Reasons Why Cigweld is a Wise Brand to Choose When Buying a TIG Welder

12 Aug , 2016  

Cigweld has been a manufacturer of high-quality welders and other welding equipment for several decades in Australia. Many professional welders swear by this ubiquitous brand and with good reason. Cigweld welders, or just Cig welders as they are commonly referred to, are robust, durable, and perform par excellence. More…

MMA Welder

Rules to Follow When Using MMA Welders

13 Jul , 2016  

No welding method is as versatile or easy to learn as stick welding. MMA or Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) is the most common form of welding and with good reason. It requires a minimal setup and can be done in most situations, whether outdoors or indoors. With some practice, one can even weld aluminium strips, though the results may not be the prettiest to look at. More…

MIG Welding

Super Easy Ways to Buy MIG Welders at Reasonable Prices

13 Jul , 2016  

MIG welding is a versatile and efficient way to weld metals like iron and steel. Whether you are a professional welder or a DIY enthusiast, MIG welding opens up a world of possibilities to take on advanced projects and complete them with a high level of finesse and efficiency. More…

MIG and TIG Welding

3 Things You Must Know About AC/DC TIG Welders

13 Jul , 2016  

TIG or GTAW (Gas-Tungsten Arc Welding) is widely regarded as the best method for finer welding of metals like aluminium. The welds are some of the finest, and with skill, may not even need any grinding. It also allows a welder to work with metals like aluminium, expanding their repertoire. In return, TIG does require you to learn additional skills, the primary ones being handling the filler rod with your free hand and potentially learning to control the output current with a pedal. The pedal control can be done away with in some cases where the welder provides some form of advanced automatic control. This gives you the opportunity to weld while standing up, something that is quite hard to do when controlling a foot pedal. More…

MIG Welding

MIG Welders for Sale in Melbourne: A Great Option to Opt for on a Tight Budget

13 Jul , 2016  

When asked which welding method offers the most versatility for the lowest cost, the answer is usually some form of MIG welding. The emergence of inverter technology means many MIG machines these days also MMA and DC TIG functionality. On balance, MIG welding offers the best balance between speed and quality. More…

Welding Jackets

3 Reasons Why a Welding Jacket is a Must Have Accessory for Welding

18 Jun , 2016  

All forms of welding are hazardous and potentially deadly. It is not without reason that strict rules govern the manufacture and use of welding machines and materials. A skilled welder is not just good at welding. They are also experts in safety and protection – both for themselves and those around them. More…

MIG Welding

MIG Welders for Sale – Resources to Get the Best Deals in Melbourne

18 Jun , 2016  

MIG welding is a versatile welding method that can produce welds of outstanding quality in most ferrous metals and even aluminium. It does not require as much skill as the comparable TIG welding technique. This makes MIG easy to master and a popular choice among professionals and amateurs in Melbourne and other cities. More…

TIG Welding

Learn the 5 effective measures to use TIG Welders

18 Jun , 2016  

TIG welding takes time to master. It is a continual learning process as one learns new lessons and puts them into practice. The result is worth the time invested. If it were easy, everyone would be doing it. More…

MMA Welder

How to Get a Fabulous MMA Welder on a Tight Budget

18 Jun , 2016  

MMA or Stick welding, as it is commonly known, as the preferred choice of most welders. The welds produced by an MMA welder are of average quality compared to methods like TIG or even MIG. But one area where stick welding excels is the cost consideration. More…