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DIY Spotlight

Maker’s culture is in vogue, and so are the DIY artisans of the welding world. In this blog we will take a look at some uplifting stories of do-it-yourself welders in the news. If you are a student or hobbyist welder, you can depend on Sidney Lee for welding supplies in the Atlanta, GA area. …

Back to the Forge

As we’ve written here before, the oldest form of welding is old-fashioned blacksmithing at a forge. This tried-and-true way to weld metals together is alive and well in the modern world, too. Forge welding is favored by many traditionalists because it requires no electricity, or even welding gas, just a strong enough fire—and arms! Hitting …

Welding Underwater

Welding is an art that can be undertaken in a variety of environments: from atop a skyscraper, aboard a space station, and even underwater. With the right welding equipment, skilled machinists can join metal under almost any conditions. Contact Sidney Lee Welding Supply Co in the Atlanta, GA area for the tools you need to …

Cutting Edge Welding Methods

LINEAR FRICTION WELDING FOR AEROSPACE MANUFACTURING If you are an experienced user of welding equipment in Georgia, no doubt you like to keep up with the latest high tech news of the industry. Linear friction welding and robotic resistance spot welding are two of the cutting edge ways that high-tech machinists are joining metals together …

DIY Spotlight II

So it’s time to dust off the old welding machine you inherited from Dad. Or you just treated yourself to a shiny new TIG machine from Miller Welders. Either way, the time to do-it-yourself has come, and a-welding you will go toward creating something from a pile of sheet metal scraps, iron rods lying around …

Life as a Welder Today

The field of welding is growing every day. In fact it’s never been a better time to take up this useful trade in the United States. As one of the leading suppliers of welding supplies in Atlanta, GA, we at Sidney Lee Welding Supply know the state of the field. We meet welders like you …