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  • chromoly to mild steel for bumper

    Hey yall i got a tire carrier hinge kit for my jeep from atoz fab and the spindle is made of chromo, itl be welded to a mild steel bumper made of 2x5 3/16 wall. Itl be welded top and bottom, can i mig this (i use a millermatic 200 with lincoln superarc. 035 and c25) or should it be tig welded?

  • #2
    You can Mig weld it.
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    • #3
      Thanks!

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      • #4
        chromoly to mild steel for bumper

        How thick is chromoly ?
        May need to preheat ?
        When in doubt preheat & cool slow or at least let cool inside not out in cold air.
        Preheat will not hurt, should mig fine.

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        • #5
          I agree, Mig weld away.

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