Welding How-To | HobartWelders


What's Needed to Start MIG Welding?

Learn what's needed before you starting MIG welding including a wire feed welder, MIG gun, work clamp, gas regulator & hose, flux-cored or solid wire, contact tips and protective gear.

Flux- cored vs. MIG Welding: Basic Differences

Learn the basic differences between flux-cored and MIG welding including what type of wire to use, setting the correct polarity, type of drive rolls/grooves, and drag vs. push welding techniques.

How to Choose the Best Shielding Gas for MIG Welding

Learn the shielding gases differences between C100 (100% carbon dioxide ) and C25 (100% carbon dioxide / 25% argon) and how they affect the weld bead.