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Wireless Foot Controls Can Benefit Productivity, Quality in TIG Welding

Wireless foot controls can help improve operator comfort when TIG welding, leading to better quality and productivity. The lack of control cords also reduces clutter on the shop floor for greater safety.
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Best Practices For Proper Shielding Gas in TIG Welding

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Ron Covell Reviews the Dynasty 210 DX TIG Runner with Wireless Package

Ron Covell, owner of Covell Creative Metalworking in Freedom, provides a product review on the Miller Dynasty 210 DX TIG Runner with Wireless Package.
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Eastfield College Plans to Expand Welding Fabrication Offerings

The college hopes to soon expand its program to offer a certificate in welding fabrication, due to industry demand in that area.
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New Speed-Governing Tech for Engine-Driven Welder-Generators Improves Fuel Efficiency and is Quieter

The welder/generators in this engine category will idle when there is no load applied to the engine and ramp up to a full speed of 3,600 rpm when any load is applied, no matter how much power is actually needed.
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TIG Brazing With Silicon Bronze

Welder/fabricator Josh Welton of Brown Dog Welding explains how to use silicon bronze when TIG brazing.
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Farm Repairs Call for Versatile Welding and Power Solutions

Completing necessary maintenance, repairs or modifications can help reduce costly downtime caused by equipment breakdowns when they are most inconvenient.
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Pro Tips for Understanding TIG Welding Waveforms and Controls

Learn the difference between different waveforms available with inverter machines and how they can help with specific welding tasks.
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How to Improve the Look and Quality of Aluminum TIG Welds

Learn more about using proper polarity, adjusting balance control and setting AC amperage independently when welding aluminum.
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Tips for Engine Repair Welding on 4 Common Materials

Choose the right filler metal and follow key best practices to overcome the welding challenges presented by some materials.
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Welding Metal Art: Fabricating an Aluminum Sculpture With AC TIG

Metalworker Ron Covell provides a guide to welding a beautiful holiday gift using the Multimatic® 220 AC/DC.
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Reduce Work Truck Battery Worries and Engine Idling With Chassis Power

Technicians can turn off their truck engines and still get the power they need for laptops, tools and lights on the jobsite.
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Postflow when TIG Welding

Learn about the value of postflow and what to look for if postflow is not set properly. Without proper settings the tungsten and even the weld could become contaminated.

Pulsing with TIG

Miller Welding Engineer Zack Erndt explains the benefits of using pulse when TIG welding and talks about applications where low and high pulses per second can be used.

Applications for AC Frequency Adjustments

Learn when to use a low frequency setting versus when to use a high frequency setting.

TIG Welding Aluminum: AC Balance Control

Proper AC Balance settings are critical to weld performance, quality, and tungsten life when TIG Welding.

Proper Cleaning Techniques Tied with Balance Control

Miller welding engineer explains how balance control can be adjusted based on the cleaning prior to welding. Having a clean surface allows you to increase your balance control.

Benefits of AC Frequency Control

Miller Weld Technician Mark Kadlec explains the benefits of AC frequency control.

Adjusting AC Frequency to TIG Weld an Aluminum Cylinder Sleeve

Chris talks about welding dissimilar thicknesses of aluminum with the help of the Dynasty 350 and the adjustable AC frequency controls.

Miller TIG Welder Feature - Squarewave Technology

Squarewave output with AC balance control features adjustable penetration and cleaning action while increasing arc stability.

TIG Welding Dragsters with Miller Dynasty TIG Welders

Cagnazzi Racing relies on Miller's Dynasty 200 TIG welder for precise TIG welding in the fabrication of NHRA Pro Stock dragsters.

TIG Welding Aluminum for Beginners Part 4: Setting Parameters

When TIG welding aluminum, learn how weld settings like balance and frequency can make a big difference in the final weld.

TIG Welding Aluminum for Beginners Part 2: Establish the Puddle

Learn how to start your arc, establish the weld puddle, and manage your current when TIG welding aluminum.

Wireless Foot Controls Save Time and Money in TIG Welding

Wired foot controls have many costly downsides. Learn how wireless foot controls deliver savings and improve quality.

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