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Stick welding is mostly known as Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW for short). This process is mostly used in home and industrial welding applications. It works better for outdoor welding and when you do find yourself in challenging situations. There is a wide range of stick welding machines that are available on the market today ... Read more

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In case you did not know, the word “Amico” means “friend” in Italian. If you are a welder by trade or you are an amateur welding enthusiast, Amico stick is one tool to have. This is a world-class leader in the industrial market, and in this article, we will be talking about the Amico stick ... Read more

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If you are running a plasma cutter in your shop, then chances are that you have considered getting an air dryer to place on your air compressor. An air dryer is one great way to reduce the amount of moisture, oil and particulates that often times feed through your air line by your compressor into ... Read more

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Zeny CUT-50 Plasma Cutter Review If you are a hobbyist or a DIYer, the Zeny CUT-50 by Super Deal is one plasma cutter that you should know especially if you are someone who is on a budget. This plasma cutter is also an option for any hobbyist whose job requires the cutting of meet metal ... Read more

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PRIMEWELD 50A CUT50D If you are in the market for a plasma cutter, then chances are that the PRIMEWELD 50A that is also known as the CUT-50D is looking very appealing right now because of its very low price tag and its great reviews. This machine has plenty of cutting power (1/2-inch mild steel) and ... Read more

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While enumerating the key features of the best plasma cutter, we’d mentioned that some of the parts of the cutter, such as electrodes and tips, tend to wear out over time and need replacement. Many users, however, limit themselves to replacing these parts but ignore other vital aspects of maintenance. Such lopsided maintenance can lead to ... Read more

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When choosing the best MIG welder, you must look for the ones with the best specifications. A MIG welder will become easy to use with continuous practice. People who are trying to experience welding for the first time would prefer MIG welders before any other kind of welding machines. It is easy to use and ... Read more

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Aware of the high cut precision of plasma cutters? It was said by a welder thus; a welder is he whose arms are those of a drug addict from weld spatter, and he made no mistake saying that. Welding can wear you out, especially when it comes to the cutting of tough electrically conductive metals ... Read more

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While delving into the physics of the plasma cutter may not be necessary for the person who wishes to answer the question – how to maintain a plasma cutter by taking it to a costly maintenance shop, the person who truly wants to have full control over the functioning and maintenance of his cutter needs ... Read more

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One of the common gripes of people using the LT5000D Lotos 50A Air Inverter Plasma Cutter is that it is unable to offer the specialized Infineon IGBT pilot arc system that some of its competitors provide. Lotos’ answer to such criticism is the Lotos LTP5000D, a unit that maintains a moderate price while incorporating this ... Read more

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One of the key features of the cutter is surely the presence of sufficient trigger and torch customizability options, as these allow the user to manipulate the torch to the maximum possible extent. At the same time, users desire a unit that is portable but provides sufficient amperage for heavy cutting. We’ve seen how the ... Read more

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While some users are contended with sheer efficiency alone, many realize the need for accurate and easy readings of pressure, amperage, etc. and so look for digital or analog meters that are integrated into the body of the cutter in addition to the general need for efficient cutting and sufficient cooling and safety systems. The ... Read more

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One of the common compromises made by manufacturers who provide compact units with integrated air compressors is to offer motors with weaker cutting power or lower amperage range. While it is accepted that the overall power of an integrated air compressor would be lower than that of a large discrete industrial unit, this does not ... Read more

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