Learning how to MIG weld is like discovering a new form of artistic expression, where sparks fly and metal comes alive. It’s a thrilling and hands-on experience that combines creativity with technical skill, making it an incredibly fun and enticing way to learn a valuable skill.
- Understand the basic principles of MIG welding, including the role of the welding machine, wire feed, and shielding gas.
- Learn how to set up and prepare the MIG welding equipment, including selecting the appropriate wire, gas, and voltage settings.
- Develop the ability to safely handle and operate the MIG welding torch, including proper hand and body positioning.
- Learn how to create and maintain a stable and consistent arc during the welding process.
- Understand the importance of proper joint preparation and fit-up for successful MIG welding.
- Develop the skills to control the weld pool and create smooth and even weld beads.
- Learn how to recognize and troubleshoot common welding defects, such as porosity, undercutting, and lack of fusion.
- Understand the importance of safety precautions while MIG welding, including wearing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) and ensuring proper ventilation in the work area.
Tools Required: All tools required for learning are provided.
Materials Required: All materials are provided.
Take Home: You will take home what you make.
This class will qualify you to use the MIG Welding equipment at Fuse33.
Explore MIG Welding
Skill Level: Entry Level Class (No prerequisite required)
Age Group: 18+
Session Length: 3 hours
Cost per Person: $87
No classes are currently scheduled, however we can notify you when new dates are posted. (See below)