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  • Easy ways to protect you and your projects from floor jacks.
  • Wipe away the gunk on your interior...
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  • Put away the inverted 5 gallon bucket and build a simple crate step up.
  • Need a magnetic screwdriver?
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  • In a bind and can't find your dielectric grease?
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  • Apply a little hand soap to your wires to make your job a lot easier...
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  • Quick fix for a leaky radiator...
  • Aluminum foil great for chrome...
  • Loosen a rusted bolt? Look no further than your kitchen...
  • Freeze em...
  • A great way to keep your wires straight uses plastic tag ties and clothes pins...
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  • Protect your electrical connections from the elements...
  • The Egg...it's not just for breakfast anymore!
  • Neglecting to wear proper welding protection might seem harmless, until a piece of slag ends up burning through your favorite t-shirt and possibly your skin, when you'll wish you had taken the extra ten seconds to gear up with the appropriate products. Over the years certain welding safety manufacturers, such as Miller, have made great strides in not only creating products that offer protection but also comfort and style. Head & Face Protection
  • Miller Welding and Cutting Tips for Gearz Plasma Cutting Tip #2 Plasma Cutting Air Quality Trouble Shooting Plasma cutting has become very popular for anyone cutting metal in the garage, in the shop, or in the field. Plasma cutting equipment is getting smaller, more efficient and more cost effective making it a great tool for guys that have metal cutting needs. One of the most common problems that operators experience while using a Plasma cutting tool is premature wear of consumables (tips and electrodes) due to poor air quality.
  • To make a high quality TIG weld, cleanliness of the material is equally as important as proper technique. And when I say ?material?, I?m talking both the base material you are welding on AND the filler material you are using. The following are some good points to remember when preparing to make your weld:
  • Now that you have picked the perfect Millermatic MIG welder for your welding projects, it is time to cover some of the basic questions we get asked. What is the proper technique for MIG welding? If the machine is properly set, you should be able to find a steady travel speed that gives you a weld bead that looks similar to Figure 6. Finally, MIG welding takes practice. Grab some scrap material and weld, in no time you will get the feel for it and be making good welds.
  • Now that you have picked the perfect Millermatic® MIG welder for your welding projects, it is time to cover some of the basic questions we get asked. What type and size of wire should I use? This really depends on what you are welding. First you want to match your materials. If you are welding mild steel, aluminum, or stainless steel, make sure you are using the matching wire. Since steel is the most common this is what we?ll cover. With steel you really have two basic choices, solid wire and flux-cored wire.
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  • Use a dryer sheet to get rid of those stuck on bugs from the front of your car.
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