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Old 04-27-2012, 06:15 PM   #1741
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cool man you got the hand for it just gotta keep at it. in my trade we do sheilded metal arc welding, its a lot more difficult but you will make a KILLING. every 6 months you have to recert/retest its a 2.5" peice of pipe thats 7/8 thick. takes 8 hours lol. i wish i had the hand but i just dont. good luck!
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Old 04-29-2012, 12:39 AM   #1745
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cool man you got the hand for it just gotta keep at it. in my trade we do sheilded metal arc welding, its a lot more difficult but you will make a KILLING. every 6 months you have to recert/retest its a 2.5" peice of pipe thats 7/8 thick. takes 8 hours lol. i wish i had the hand but i just dont. good luck!
nice. I'm actually better at stick than anything else.
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Old 05-01-2012, 08:10 PM   #1752
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nice. I'm actually better at stick than anything else.
yeah but the big difference is our welds are x-rayed. if theres a speck its an automatic failure. its a whole new league
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yeah but the big difference is our welds are x-rayed. if theres a speck its an automatic failure. its a whole new league
yeah wire fed is better suited for x-ray welds. however you can produce x-ray quality welds with stick.
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Old 05-03-2012, 03:29 PM   #1754
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yeah wire fed is better suited for x-ray welds. however you can produce x-ray quality welds with stick.
yeah unfortunately thats every day for our welders but its just gotta be one of those things youre good at naturally. good luck man
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