Practical Welding Today®

July/August 2001

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Selected articles from the July/August 2001 issue available online:

rick walsh metal sculpture

It happens 'under the hood'

July 12, 2002

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Rick Walsh isn't your typical artisan, nor are his works typical welding pieces. But his personal evolution as both an artist and a welder illustrate the innovation and persistence of any successful welding operation.

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Examining the GTAW environment

July 12, 2001

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The author outlines basic components of a welding booth suitable for GTAW, and offers possible solutions to a decline in availability of the thoriated tungsten used in a GTAW electrode. He also offers ideas for providing a clean air supply for the GTAW operator.

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