Blacksmiths Who Weld Too

Sidney Lee Welding Supply tips our welding visor to our profession’s ancient forebears, the smiths. Blacksmiths, goldsmiths, metal-smiths of all stripes have been banging out metals for centuries. We love it when we find modern day welders who create cross overs between ancient and modern ways of crafting with welding equipment. Will, the creator of …

Welding Art Spotlight

For the artistic welder, using inert gas welding machines such as a TIG machine from Miller Welders is a great way to create clean joints with minimum oxidation. Argon gas like that available in Georgia from Sidney Lee Welding Supply shields the welder’s electrical current to keep it clean. WELDING ART IN THE OUTBACK AND …

Model Cars Welded from Wire

Model Cars Welded from Wire

According to an interview published on Automobile Magazine’s site, British artist Benedict Radcliffe has originated a metalsmithing technique with which he welds wireframe models of full scale cars. His art is a  unique contribution to welding as a creative process. The effect is as if the viewer is watching a drawn outline of a car …

Welding as Art

Welding refers to a fabrication process that causes coalescence between materials such as metals, thermoplastics, and others. In welding, heat is used to melt the workpieces, and a filler material is used to form a weld pool or molten material. When the weld pool solidifies, a strong joint will be formed. Welding is an important …