Category: Projects

  • Welding Extension Cords: Lengthen Your Metal-Melting Power

    Welding Extension Cords: Lengthen Your Metal-Melting Power

    How safe are welding extension cords to use? Purpose-made welding extension cords can bring a sense of portability to your welder. However, there are certain stipulations which you should follow when buying and/or creating your own welding extension cord. The welder (both operator and machine), length of cord, power supply, and many other details affect…

  • 10 Advanced Projects to Help You Really Grow as a Welder

    10 Advanced Projects to Help You Really Grow as a Welder

    There are a lot of woodworkers out there that are trying to become more proficient at welding so that they can incorporate metal aspects into their builds. This could not only make your build stronger, but it can also bring an extra special aesthetic to whatever your building. Having said that, the best way to…

  • 5 Master Projects That Show You Are One Of The Best Welders In The World

    5 Master Projects That Show You Are One Of The Best Welders In The World

    As a woodworker, for years I have tried to incorporate metal into my builds. There are many people out there that like the combination look of wood and metal objects. Having said that, many people think that just because you’re a woodworker that you can’t be world class welder as well. If you haven’t done…

  • 5 Beginner Projects For Woodworkers To Get Started With Welding

    5 Beginner Projects For Woodworkers To Get Started With Welding

    While some schools attempt to get their students into welding at an early age, not every curriculum is looking to teach students trades like this. Many schools have woodworking programs that tend to appeal to a good portion of the students, but welding is not something that is typically taught along with it. Having said…

  • 5 Intermediate Projects to Really Help You Grow as a Welder´╗┐

    5 Intermediate Projects to Really Help You Grow as a Welder´╗┐

    There are a lot of woodworkers out there trying to incorporate welding and metal work into their builds. This lends a certain aesthetic to any project you are working on, so who knows, maybe you’ve already dabbled in this before. If you have done this before,  then the likelihood is you found some projects that…

  • The 10 Best Welding Projects for High Schoolers

    The 10 Best Welding Projects for High Schoolers

    While you may think that they should start teaching kids at an earlier age, many high schools have a welding program to help the kids start learning trades as they get older. High school students are more capable of understanding the ins and outs of the more labor-intensive projects. Since many times they do start…

  • The Top 10 Welding Projects for Kids

    The Top 10 Welding Projects for Kids

    There has been a lot of discussion over the last few years about when you should start teaching your child how to work with metal. Some people say they should wait until High School, however, the earlier you start a kid learning something like this the better. Children tend to learn better at younger ages.…