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Copper Welding Techniques

Copper has been smelted by members of the human race for literally thousands of years. With its unique qualities as a metal, copper necessitates using special welding methods that you can master with the proper welding supplies from Sidney Lee Welding Supply Co in the Atlanta region. WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH COPPER? Copper is a …

Choosing a Cutting Machine

If you are learning the art and science of welding, then no doubt you have already encountered the question: plasma or oxy? Each method of cutting has its own benefits. If you are curious about which kind of welding equipment is right for you, don’t hesitate to reach out to one of the expert welders …

Welding Movie Props

Welding for Movie Sets

One of the most reliable fields for the working welder, beyond the construction industry, is the film industry. Some movie props such as old-fashioned swords can require equally old-fashioned welding methods to be fabricated. Welders on staff have to go back to the forge in order to accomplish these pattern welding projects. Aside from cool …

Welding Rod Types and Usage

If you are new to the world of welding equipment, no doubt you are learning that there are a variety of welding rods out there. Obviously, the kind of electrode, or stick, required for use in a welder depends on the kind of welding machine you have purchased, whether from Miller welders or any other …

Stick Welding Techniques

Stick Welding Techniques

As a hobbyist welder, depending on your project requirements, using a good old-fashioned stick welder might be the choice for you. For one thing, if you are selecting a Miller welder from Sidney Lee Welding Supply, Co in the Atlanta, Georgia region, these kinds of welding machines can be found at the least expensive price …

Keeping the Fumes Away

Keeping the Fumes Away

As a professional welder, you’ve got work to do. Make sure you take care of your health while getting your welding done, too! In our profession, reducing exposure to manganese byproducts is important. With the range of welding supplies sold by Sidney Lee Welding Supply, Co in the Atlanta, GA area, you can find the …

TIG versus MIG Welding

TIG versus MIG Welding

So, you know you want to be a welder but haven’t decided on which machine to use? Sidney Lee Welding Supply Co has the range of machines you require to get started! For outdoor and windy environments, stick welders and the standard oxy-acetylene machines can be the way to go. For the garage-bound hobbyist or …