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Whether you're new to welding or a seasoned professional, Miller's educational materials are designed to meet your welding information needs. Select from a variety of informative books, training videos, welding calculators, and training packages - all designed to have you welding like a pro and increasing productivity in no time!

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Books - Welding Process and Filler Metals Training Series

This training series was developed for the purpose of providing a basic set of educational materials that can be used individually or in a classroom setting. Please note this series was not developed to teach the skill of welding or cutting, but rather to provide a foundation of general knowledge about the various processes and related topics. Currently there are no electronic versions available at this time, watch this page to see where and when electronic versions become available.

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See also: FREE Books & Pamphlets available for download.

Topic 1. Introduction to Welding - Welding Publication - $19.00
English - # 247358 - Preview Sample [PDF]
Español - # 247358004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
The Introduction to Welding Publication is a full-color text that briefly introduces a beginner to the common electric arc welding processes. Topics include; material joining processes, methods of arc welding, electrical terms for welding, welding joint types, terms and definitions and more.

36 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic 2. Welding Safety – Welding Publication - $4.00
English - # 247359
- Preview Sample [PDF]
Español - # 247359004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
The Welding Safety topic is a reproduction of the FREE Safety Quick Guide that contains a number of safety principles related to welding equipment. This is offered at a reduced cost to color print this publication to compliment the complete Training Series Booklets.

14 Pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic 3. Basic Electricity for Welding – Welding Publication - $14.00
English - # 247360
- Preview Sample [PDF]
Español - # 247360004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
Basic Electricity for Welding discusses the basic electrical fundamentals for the common electric arc welding processes. This publication helps the welding professional understand electrical topics such as; voltage, amperage, resistance, fuses and circuit breakers, welding current types, selecting welding cable, selecting extension cords, duty cycle and more as they apply to welding equipment and welding processes.

26 Full Color Pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic 5. Engine-Driven Power Sources - Welding Publication - $13.00
English - # 247362
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Español - # 247362004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
Because welding with a “static” welding power source vs. welding with a “dynamic” engine driven welding power source presents some differences, The Engine-Driven Power Sources publication describes the unique nuances of operating these welding power sources. Topics discussed include; generating power, engine choices, changing arc characteristics, auxiliary power, load analysis, starting motors, and more.

22 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic 6. Shielded Metal Arc Welding - Welding Publication - $17.00
English - # 247363
- Preview Sample [PDF]
Español - # 247363004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
Shielded Metal Arc Welding provides a fundamental base knowledge helping to better understand how the welding process works. As in the entire Training topic series, it is written in a casual and more conversational way that both the welding engineer and the beginner can appreciate. More than 40 color illustrations and photos are used to help understand topics such as, how arc length works with the arc force adjustment.

34 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic 7. Gas Tungsten Arc Welding - Welding Publication - $29.00
English - # 250833
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Español - # 250833004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
Newly updated, the Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Publication has full-color illustrations and describes the capabilities of todays advanced AC welding power supplies such as the Dynasty® 350 and the many adjustments available on such a machine. This GTAW publication contains well over 100 color illustrations to help understand this more complex arc welding process. Some of the topics discussed are Alternating Current, Frequency, AC Wave Shapes, Polarity, Arc Rectification, Balanced and Unbalanced Waveforms, Adjustable Frequency, Independent Current Control, Pulsed GTAW, and much more.

66 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic 8. Gas Metal Arc Welding - Welding Publication - $50.00
English - # 250834 - Preview Sample [PDF]
Español - # 250834004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]

Newly updated, the Gas Metal Arc Welding Publication was the first available of a series of updated publications from Miller Electric. This is a comprehensive text on all aspects of the GMAW process. Hundreds of full-color illustrations are used to help describe the fundamentals of GMAW, metal transfer modes, equipment, electrode wires, shielding gas, and much more.

124 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic 10. Metal Cutting - Welding Publication - $15.00
English - # 250836
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Español - # 250836004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
Metal Cutting discusses the fundamentals of Plasma cutting, a highly productive and versatile cutting process. With numerous full-color illustrations to describe topics like, Plasma Cutting vs Oxy-Fuel Cutting, Plasma Arc Equipment Requirements, Cutting Speed, Torch Consumables, Extended Cutting vs. Drag Cutting, Cutting Gases, Elements of a Quality Cut, and more. This publication will provide a well-rounded understanding to anyone interested in Plasma Arc Cutting.

28 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic 11. Troubleshooting Welding Processes - $27.00
English - # 250837 - Preview Sample [PDF]
Español - # 250837004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
Troubleshooting Welding Processes requires a basic understanding of electricity and a general knowledge of the welding process you are troubleshooting. This publication is a tool to help the maintenance technician even the welder to be able to quickly identify and troubleshoot the most common issues that cause a welding system to have issues. Topics include: preventative maintenance, Troubleshooting cables and controls, GMAW, GTAW, SMAW, and Plasma Cutting systems.

51 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic A. Introduction to Metals - Welding Publication - $14.00
English - # 247380
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Español - # 247380004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
Introduction to metals provides a basic understanding of the physical and chemical properties of metals primarily used in electric arc welding. Topics discussed include, Metal Properties, Mechanical Properties, Tensile Strength, Yield Strength (Yield Point), Elongation, Ductility, Mechanical Property Tests, Tensile Test, Charpy V-Notch Test, and much more.

26 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic C. Low Alloy Steel - Welding Publication - $10.00
English - # 247842
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Español - # 247842004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
As high strength low alloy (HSLA) base metals are becoming more widely used, the filler metals needed to join them become more critical. Low Alloy Steel Filler Metals discusses Types of Low Alloy Steels, High Yield Strength Steels (HY 80, HY 90, and HY 100), Weathering Grade Steels, Low Alloy Filler Metal Designations, Hydrogen Testing, Selecting a Filler Metal to the Base Metal Preheat – Postheat and Weld Heat Treatment Guidelines, and more.

14 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic D. Stainless Steel - Welding Publication - $27.00
English - # 247843
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Stainless Steel filler metal is a reproduction of McKay’s "Welding Stainless Steels" that has been in publication for many years. This publication goes into depth about the metallurgy of Stainless Steel to help understand the practical application of joining stainless steels. Topics discussed include, Definition and Origin of Stainless Steels, Grains and Grain Boundaries, Ferrite, Austenite, Martensite & Solid Solutions, Standard Classes Of Stainless Steels, Carbide Precipitation, Duplex Stainless Steels, Dissimilar Metal Welding – A Few Guidelines, and more.

62 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"

Topic E. Aluminum - Welding Publication - $18.00
English - # 247844
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Español - # 247844004 - Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
This Aluminum filler metal publication is a simplified look into the minds of the world’s foremost authority on joining aluminum, Tony Anderson. Tony is the chairman of the Aluminum Association's Technical Advisory Committee on Welding and Joining and has summarized the things that you “need to know” about joining aluminum. The topics discussed in this publication include, Alloy and Temper Designations, Alloy and Temper Applications, Heat Treatable and Non-Heat Treatable Alloys, Guidelines for Selecting the Most Appropriate Filler Metal (4043 or 5356), Guidelines for Elevated Temperature Applications, Selecting the Correct Filler Metal to Match Anodized Color, and the list continues. Also included is a detailed fold out chart for proper selection of aluminum filler metal based on the desired properties of the weld.

36 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11

Topic F. Hardfacing - Welding Publication - $15.00
English - # 250838 - Preview Sample [PDF]
Español - # 250838004 -
Vista previa Ejemplo de Español [PDF]
Hardfacing is a comprehensive text with easy to understand illustrations that discuss the metallurgy and mechanical considerations in hardfacing applications. Topics include, Uses for Hardfacing, Choosing Hardfacing Alloy, Hardfacing Welding Processes, Hardfacing Base Metals, Wear Factors, Hardfacing Alloy Classifications, Hardfacing Misconception, and more.

28 Full Color pages (spiral bound) - 8 1/2" x 11"


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Training Packages

Miller's training packages provide everything instructors need to effectively teach welding techniques, and everything students need to learn the tools of the trade.

Miller Education Package - $100.00 - #211611
"The Educational Instructors Package" - All-new Full-Color Books!
  • (5) Miller Reference Books
    • Topic 2: Welding Safety Book
    • Topic 3: Basic Electricity for Welding
    • Topic 6: Shielded Metal Arc Welding
    • Topic 7: Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
    • Topic 8: Gas Metal Arc WElding
  • (6) Posters
    • Safety Warning
    • Good weld / Bad weld poster
    • Welding Careers
    • Welding Positions
    • Welding Joints
    • MIG Processes
  • (3) Miller Calculators — Stick, MIG, and TIG

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Technical Training Videos

The extensive list of Miller videos has something for everyone. By building your own Miller video library, you will be ready for any occasion that requires information about welding.


Advanced TIG Welding - DVD $40.00 - #247489
This program covers many advanced topics in TIG welding, including welding chrome moly steel, stainless steel, aluminum, magnesium, bronze, copper and titanium. You'll also learn how to weld castings made from aluminum, magnesium and bronze. Clear guidelines are given for using the pulse and waveform adjustments that many new welders have, along with great practical advice on machine setup, joint preparation and weld finishing. Ron's clear and detailed instructions are easy to follow, and the striking close-up photography shows you exactly what to look for as you weld.  (111 min.) See TIG welding DVD sneak peeks >>
TIG Welding Basics - DVD $40.00 - #196567
TIG welding has been long recognized as the premiere welding process, which can make beautiful, strong welds on nearly any metal. In this easy-to-follow program, recognized metalworking expert, Ron Covell, covers the basic processes used for TIG welding, covering proper machine setup, joint preparation, electrode selection and preparation, torch technique, and perhaps most importantly, what to check for when things go wrong. Ron’s thoughtful description of the welding process, coupled with the close-up photography that brings the action into clear view makes the seemingly difficult process of TIG welding easy to understand. (80 min.) See TIG welding DVD sneak peeks >>
MIG Welding Made Easy - DVD $40.00 - #196568
MIG Welding is widely used by professionals and amateurs alike, but few people really understand how each of the variables affect the finished weld. Designed to be understandable to the beginner, but with information even professionals can learn from, Ron goes step-by-step through the entire welding process and gives careful descriptions of how each factor affects the weld, including wire speed, voltage, stickout, gun angle, travel speed and gas flow. He also covers plug welds, patch welds, welding aluminum, using flux core wire. There is a special bonus section on Plasma Cutting. (70 min.) See MIG welding DVD sneak peeks >>
Dynasty® / Maxstar® Set-up Video – DVD $25.00 - #251116
The Dynasty® / Maxstar® Set-up Video is designed to explain the benefits and operation of these best in class TIG welding power sources. Filled with simple explanations of advanced settings and helpful hints on how to get the most out of your Miller Dynasty® or Maxstar® this DVD will help improve your welding knowledge and quality. The video covers front panel operation, tungsten selection and preparation, set-up menu for advanced applications, and explanations and suggestions to improve your weld quality.
  Arc Welding Methods - DVD $40.00 - #093115
A general overview of the four most common welding processes in use: Stick, MIG, TIG and Submerged Arc. Topics covered in the program include what these four major processes have in common, as well as how they differ, and where they are used. (24 min)
  Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) - DVD   $40.00 - #178471
An excellent entry level video on the most versatile of welding processes. The importance of weld current polarity is explained with the use of easy-to-understand graphics. Tungsten electrodes, shielding gases, and weld preparation are also examined. (18 min)
  GMAW Set-up Procedures - DVD   $20.00 - #108239
Deltaweld® power source and S-62 wire feeder are used in this detailed demonstration of procedures common in setting up a MIG welding system including shielding gas, flowmeter, and threading wire. (12 min)
  GMAW Transfer - DVD  $20.00 - #134082
The short circuit, globular, spray and pulsed spray transfers are demonstrated in real time and super slow motion. Correct parameters and shielding gas types for each transfer are also discussed.(8 min)
  GTAW Set-up Procedures - DVD   $20.00 - #108241
A detailed demonstration on preparing your equipment for TIG welding. Uses a Syncrowave®250 power source, but the topic fits any TIG setup including air-or water- cooled systems. In depth discussion of tungsten's and gases. (13 min)
  Plasma Cutting & Gouging - DVD   $20.00 - #186078
Describes the plasma process and gives you practical "how - to" information. Equipment setup, consumable needs and care, and setting the machine for cutting are covered. Steps you through cutting and gouging procedures for steel, stainless, and aluminum, using the Miller Spectrum Series.

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Weld Calculators

When you need an answer "right now" about parameters for welding, nothing is faster than Miller weld calculators. These calculators cover all the bases, and tune you into the thickness of material being welded. Weld calculators are handy references for weld parameters, electrode/wire type, basic techniques, and process information for TIG, Stick or MIG.

See also: FREE Online Weld Parameter Calculators.


MIG Calculator   $1.50 - #086446
MIG Calculator - Metric $1.50 - #159315

MIG Calculator MIG Calculator
Stick Calculator   $1.50 - #171087 Stick Calculator Stick Calculator

TIG Calculator   $1.50 - #171086
TIG Calculator - Metric $1.50 - #175848

TIG Calculator TIG Calculator
3-Pack (MIG, TIG, Stick) Calculators   $4.00 - #043125
3-Pack Calculators - Metric $4.00 - #211600
Calculator 3-Pack

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When you need information at your fingertips, our laminated quick reference guides help keep things simple.

Dynasty Quick Reference Guide
$2.00 - #248988

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