If you're stick welding pipe, you will need to grind your start and stops on your root pass, but the remainder should be good to go unless you have a cold start. When you get back to it I sometimes have to grind a bit of the start of the bead to ensure good tie ins at the toes of the weld.
Results 11 to 13 of 13
Thread: Tie Ins ???
09-05-2012, 08:37 PM #11Miller Syncrowave 200
Homemade Water Cooler
60 year old Logan Lathe
Select Machine and Tool Mill
More stuff than I can keep track of..
09-05-2012, 11:16 PM #12
Tie Ins ???
Just weld hot no welding imperfections live in high heat run as hot as you can .. Learn to move fast then you make flawless pretty welds and don't have to grind sh$ t
10-31-2012, 11:16 PM #13Junior Member
- Join Date
- Oct 2012
Actually if you weld too hot and fast undercut will take place