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Most Popular Types of Welding Processes (2019)

Various welding types shown on image

Welding is a thrilling and enriching skill for amateurs and professionals alike. By utilizing only a couple of tools and various metal types, welders can transfigure any piece into any form and shape they want, all with sparks zipping around as they work.

However, in order to master the art of welding, you need to start with the fundamentals and educate yourself about the various types of welding processes.

“There are more than thirty different types of welding. They range from outdated but still used oxy-fuel to high-tech methods such as laser beam welding. However, there are only four basic welding processes”

They are MIG, TIG, Stick and Flux-cored arc welding. Each one of these has its own benefits and drawbacks and you must have adequate training to put them to practice.
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