This is my first post so please be gentle... Haha... I'm hoping I may have missed something in the excitement of getting my new diversion 180. It doesn't seem to be playing well on AC (aluminum) mode. It makes a loud buzzing at the electrode but can't get a puddle to form. But it seems to working properly on DC. Here's the set up:
Miller provided electrode 2% ceriated (dressed to nice point)
flow gas argon at approx 20cfh
material thickness .180" T6061
amperage.. Recommended setting
ground clamp attached to workpiece
I've done a considerable amount of welding in the past with both AC and DC but never with an inverter unit.
Am i missing something?? Any thoughts??
Thanks in advance for you help!
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12-19-2012, 11:59 PM #1Junior Member
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- Dec 2012
Question about my new diversion 180...