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Women Who Weld Art

Women welders are often famous for their professional contributions to industry. Lesser known but equally accomplished women welders are out there in the field of art: creating welded works of beauty for art’s own sake. And why not? With art being appreciated in every country and era for its comforting and inspiring effects,  artists are …

DIY Welding Spotlight III

At Sidney Lee Welding Supply Co, we are always excited by what our customers are able to build with their welding talents! The do-it-yourself trend—DIY for short—is a big part of welding’s current popularity. Not everyone who buys a new machine from Miller welders in Georgia wants to become a line-man in a busy factory. …

Blacksmithing Coal

If we asked you to name welding’s earliest ancestor, of course you would know the answer: the blacksmith at his forge. Before we modern welders were firing up our oxy torches, we were smithing metals with the heat of fire itself. Many still do, especially in the expanding field of blacksmithing. You might not have …

Maritime Shipyard Welding Update

One of the classic products that always has, and always will, need expert welders is the ship. Shipbuilding through the last century grew in large part dependent on welding technology. From Rosie the Riveter to Her Majesty’s greatest shipbuilders, countless folks have been employed down by the shipyard. The maritime industry chugs forward like a …

Taking Welding Into the Future

Sidney Lee Welding Supply Co prides itself on offering our customers the best welding equipment available in the Atlanta, GA area. We’re always on the lookout for new trends in welding and enjoy sharing with you the cutting edge developments in our field. Although our welding supplies are made in the USA whenever possible, we …

New World Welding with Lasers

The practice of joining metals together by means of high heat, also known as welding, as existed for hundreds of years. So it is only natural that in the modern day, people will figure out new ways of doing this. With advances in nanotechnology—the operation of mechanical applications at the extremely tiny scale—we are beginning …

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. …