TITLE

MIG and TIG 101

AUTHOR(S)
Hegland, Don
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Assembly;Aug2008, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a comparison between metal inert gas (MIG) welding and tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding. According to the author, these are widely used in manufacturing either in manual or automated and semiautomated systems. It notes that a consumable wire electrode that continuously fed into the molten weld pool is being used in MIG welding, while a nonconsumable tungsten electrode and filler metal, which can be fed either manually or automatically, if needed, is being used in TIG welding.
ACCESSION #
35015713

 

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