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Download Miller's technical handbooks covering a variety of miscellaneous welding subjects. All files are pdf format.

See also: Welding Process Books available for purchase.

For arc welding and cutting the safe way! We strongly recommend that you download this clear, simple, picture - based Safety Guide and keep it near your welder or plasma cutter. Work like a pro - always read and follow safety information before doing any arc welding or arc cutting!

Guidelines for Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Book  Guidelines for Shielded Metal Arc (Stick) Welding (SMAW)

An excellent informational booklet for beginners. Covers the fundamentals of shielded metal arc (stick) welding such as techniques for striking the arc, running beads, basic joints, out-of-position welding.
28 pages - 8 1/2" x 11" 

MIG Handbook  Guidelines to Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)

An excellent informational booklet for beginners. Covers a description of the process, how to set up equipment, how to make a weld, conditions that affect weld bead shape, and welding troubleshooting.
20 pages - 8 1/2" x 11"

GTAW Book  Guidelines to Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)

Contains 16 pages of vital information on one of the cleanest welding processes available. Sections on Process, Arc Shaping, Tungsten Electrodes, and Shielding Gases give the reader the essentials of a weld process that has many variables. Power sources for GTAW and how to select parameters are also covered.
24 pages - 8 1/2" x 11"

 Pipe Welding Handbook

Describes GMAW pipe welding and the equipment, procedures, and basic techniques used in this process.

44 pages – 8-1/2” x 11”

Spot Welding  Handbook for Resistance Spot Welding
 (0.27 MB)

A thorough analysis of the process, its fundamentals and procedures. Extensive tables on recommended practices for various types of metal.
20 pages - 8 1/2" x 11" 

Paralleling Book  Paralleling Arc Welding Power Sources

Procedures for correctly connecting multiple power sources in parallel to achieve increased amperage. Covers transformer type and enginedriven welding generators.
16 pages - 8 1/2" x 11" 

World of Metals Book  Welding & World of Metals

A chronological account of metalworking from pre-Biblical times to the exotic joining methods known today. A composite of historical events which paved the way to modern welding technology.
36 pages - 8 1/2" x 11" 

Basic Electricity Book  Basic Electricity (Service Publication)

Electrical fundamentals, as applied to arc welding, explained through a collection of informal articles from early Miller publications in their original format. As relevant today as when written, the author uses easy-to-understand language and simple illustrations to explore many of the theories, laws, and concepts relating to basic electricity.
100 pages - 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

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Describes GMAW pipe welding and the equipment, procedures, and basic techniques used in this process.

44 pages – 8-1/2” x 11”