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Tig weld with engine driven welder

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  • Tig weld with engine driven welder

    I own a miller Blue Star 6000 and my work truck is set up with a Bobcat.
    I have read that both these machines will tig weld?
    I always thought they ment that they would function as a generator to power a seperate tig welder.
    I have never tig welded and have done very little reasearch about this process.
    Will these machines tig? And if so what do I need to set them up and how do you connect everything.

  • #2
    yes, dc scratch start can be done on any dc stick welding machine like the bobcat or bluestar

    you need a manual gas valve torch, a regulator, and the proper dinse connector

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    • #3
      ...and work very well I might add! Had a chance to use them a couple times on some stainless on my last 2 jobs.

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