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Comment by Michael T. Klukas on August 21, 2013 at 12:58am

Assume!

Comment by Jesse Hartman on March 24, 2013 at 9:00am
Bruce. I have been welding aluminum for 6-7 years. It is very different and much harder to weld than steel. Its all about puddle control with the thin stuff and a steady hand. I have a Miller synco wave 200. I use 49-53 amps and I have my pulses per second on 2.5 . You dont need PPS on your machine.... you can do it with your foot if needed. When you can weld 2 pop cans together without burning though you will be ready to weld your tanks. Or just grab some scrap and practice. You can also watch videos on " Welding tips and tricks.com". Good luck
Comment by Bruce Cobo on March 23, 2013 at 6:46pm

Jesse, I have been trying to weld my tanks but not having good results. Is there any techniques you are using that you could share. I am lining up the edges and welding  straight down on them. My material is .025. I noticed some are using .032 instead. I am pretty good at welding steel but I am missing something here.

 

Bruce

Comment by david shrader on March 18, 2013 at 10:32pm
Congratulations!!
I know the work those damn tanks take, good job. I've primed like 500 little pieceses over 4 hours if you something to look forward to..... :)

Dave
Comment by Jesse Hartman on March 14, 2013 at 3:23pm
thank you.
Comment by Bruce Cobo on March 14, 2013 at 2:11pm

Sweet, Nice work!

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