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The Welders who Make Art

We talk a lot on this blog about the many careers and job opportunities that come your way when you have welding skills. There seems to always be a growing demand for more welding experts in the construction, mechanical, maintenance, and repair industries, but what about welding as a form of art? Don’t get us …

Women in Welding 2020

Sidney Lee Welding Supply Co. in Atlanta, GA salutes the women who brave a male-dominated field to find success with welding equipment. Since it’s been a while, we thought we’d take another look at some of the inspiring women who have inherited Rosie the Riveter’s modern mantle. WOMEN WELD FROM ATLANTA, GEORGIA TO CANADA They …

Welding Gas: Argon

We at Sidney Lee Welding Supply Co are proud to supply our customers with a fine range of welding supplies and equipment. Did you know that we also stock an incredible array of welding gases in Atlanta, GA too? We provide our clients with the finest CO2, pure oxygen, and argon gas in Georgia. As …

Investing in Welding Education

Another year has gone by, and we at Sidney Lee Welding Supply Co. in Atlanta, GA are happy to report continued growth in both private and public investing in our nation’s institutions of welding education. It seems hardly a month passes without news of another ribbon-cutting ceremony at a new state-of-the-art welding facility at a …

Welding Alloys

If you are a professional welder, knowing your metals is an important basis for the trade. The blacksmith has a forge to create wrought iron, the silversmith has their tools, and the welder has welding supplies to work with a variety of different metals. From the right kind of flux core to the right Miller …

Welding on Other Planets

You might have heard the news that NASA intends to explore nearby asteroids for metals. The more we learn about our cosmic neighbors in the solar system, the more people get to thinking – in both the public and private sectors – about how we might be able to profit off these planets. The interesting …

Magic Metals

From ancient history to present day, metalsmithing has found a central role in human society. Today’s welder holds the torch in a succession of tradespeople who forge and meld the wrought-iron grid of our culture. One ever-present arena of metal craft is the creation of objects like coins and medals for special occasions. From the …