Work Safety

Commonly Used Welding Codes: A Quick Guide

Updated: Jun 06, 2021 A welding code is a set of guidelines developed by the Welding Codes Council to ensure safety in metal-welding practices. These codes are meant to help welders and those around them know what they should do when working on different metals…
Derrick Irvyn
November 26, 2020
Work Safety

Guide to Physical Weld Testing

Updated: Jun 06, 2021 Becoming a skilled welder is as much about training as it is about talent. A proper weld is more than just an understanding of how to properly apply the right amount of flame and filler rod to the base metal. It…
Derrick Irvyn
November 25, 2020
Work Safety

Checking the Quality of a Weld

Updated: Jun 06, 2021 Making sure of the quality of a weld is extremely important. A weld that does not reach the proper standards poses a serious risk, maybe even a life-threatening one. This is why it is essential that the quality of the weld…
Derrick Irvyn
November 15, 2020
Work Safety

How to Read Welding Symbols?

Updated: Jun 06, 2021 If you are an experienced welder, you are well aware of the symbols used in welding, but people who are new to the industry or who may just want to learn more are likely to be clueless about the symbols. The…
Derrick Irvyn
November 3, 2020
Work Safety

Different Weld Types & Joints

Updated: Jun 06, 2021 While there are several different welding processes that can be used to create welds, it is also important to understand the different types of welds that can be created as well as what the different joints look like. This is not…
Derrick Irvyn
October 30, 2020