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Everlast PowerTIG 200DV Welder Review

To put it simply, if you want a good wielding machine from a reputable and trustworthy brand with excellent value for the money, then the Everlast PowerTIG 200DV should be your choice. CHECK LATEST PRICE

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Everlast PowerTIG 185 Review

To put it simply, if you want a good wielding machine from a reputable and trustworthy brand with excellent value for the money, then the Everlast PowerTIG 185 should be your choice. CHECK LATEST PRICE

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What are the Best Welding Sleeves? Read the Reviews Here

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreLength Price RangeTop Pick: Mechanix Wear MHS-05-500 Heat Sleeve8718"$$Runner Up: US Forge 99411 23-Inch Welders Sleeve8423"$Black Stallion BSX Kevlar Sleeves8118"$While

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Roundup of the Best Welding Books

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreKindlePrice RangeTop Pick:  How To Weld (Motorbooks Workshop)95No$$Runner Up: Welding for Dummies90Yes$$Welding Skills84No$Learn to Weld: Beginning MIG Welding and

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AHP AlphaTIG 200X Review

Big, flexible amperage range, AC/DC capability, amazing arc stability, 60% duty cycle and the ability to handle anything between 1/4’’ aluminum to 3/8’’ mild steel make this one nice welding machine.

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2018’s Best Auto Darkening Welding Lenses: A Complete Buyers Guide

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreView Size                    PriceTop Pick: Esab SENTINEL A50943.54” x 1.18”$$$$Runner Up: Lincoln Electric Welding

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Lincoln PRO MIG 180 Review

To put it simply, if you want a good wielding machine from a reputable and trustworthy brand with excellent value for the money, then the Everlast PowerARC 160STH should be your choice. CHECK LATEST PRICE

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Miller Dynasty 200SD Review

It’s got a great range of features which make it worth the price, even though that makes it costly for most hobbyists.But this inverter machine is a stable option for the professional who needs a quality

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The Top Metal Lathes Reviewed

Product Name & AwardOur ScorePrice RangeTop Pick: GRIZZLY G0602 BENCH TOP METAL LATHE87$$$$Runner Up: SHOP FOX M1099 10 BY 26-INCH BENCH LATHE83$$$$JET 321360A75$$$$$GRIZZLY G868872$$$CENTRAL MACHINERY

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2018’s Best Flux-Core Welders: Top 5 FCAW Machines Reviewed

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreAMPsPrice RangeTop Pick: GoPlus MIG 13092105$$Runner Up: Forney Easy Weld 29989125$$$Super Deal MIG 13084120$$$Lotos MIG 14079140$$$$Arksen MIG 13075120$$$Flux Core Arc

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Lincoln Power MIG 256 Review

The LIncoln Power MIG 256 is best for light industrial jobs, shop fabrication, maintenance or repair work, metal fabrication and auto body or farm work.It’s not quite a heavy-duty professional shop machine,

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Reviews of the Best Metal Miter Saws

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreAMPsPrice RangeTop Pick: Makita LC 1230 12"9015$$$$Runner Up: DeWalt D28710 14"8515$$$Hitachi C10FCE28115$$Porter Cable PC14CTSD 14"7915$$DeWalt DW8727415$$For a professional

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The Best MIG and TIG Welding Gloves – 2018 Buyers Guide

Product Name & AwardOur ScorePrice RangeTop Pick: Lincoln Electric Traditional MIG/Stick Welding Glove92$Runner Up: Tillman Medium Pearl Top Grain Cowhide Gloves90$$Tillman 24D Top Grain Pearl Kidskin

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Antra AH6-260 Auto Darkening Welding Helmet Review

Antra has been proven to effectively protect the wearer from most welding-related hazards, no matter the type of welding. Be it MIG, TIG, ARC, MMA, it doesn’t matter to Antra – it is perfect for every

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Lincoln Square Wave TIG 200 Review

For long-term use and portability, there are few TIG projects this machine can’t take on. Its versatility and light weight are its hallmark strengths that make this award winning machine a better-than-safe

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Welding Aprons and Bibs Reviewed

Product Name & AwardOur ScorePrice RangeTop Pick: STEINER 92166 BIB APRON90$$HOBART 77068688$LINCOLN ELECTRIC BROWN83$$CAIMAN 313680$$JOYUTOY 24-INCH BY 36-INCH WELDING BIB APRON74$$Welding is a hazardous

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Lotos LTP5000D Plasma Cutter Review

For those quick cuts prior to assembly or making ornamental pieces, the Lotos gets the job done with precision, proving itself to be a top-of-the-line DIY plasma cutter. CHECK LATEST PRICE Short SummaryPOWER:

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Lincoln Electric Weld Pak 140 HD Review

The Lincoln Electric Weld Pak 140 HD might be the right welding tool for you if your welding needs are casual and you’re not the most experienced welder. CHECK LATEST PRICE Short SummaryPOWER: 80%VERSATILITY:

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Hobart 500559 Handler 140 Welder Review

This is a well-reviewed machine from a reliable, US manufacturer. It is good for a wide range of experience and projects. This model is a great value monetarily and will offer you versatility like you

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Guide on Selecting the Best Auto Darkening Welding Helmet

Product Name & AwardOur ScorePrice RangeTop Pick: LINCOLN ELECTRIC VIKING 335090$$$$ANTRA AH6ADD84$$​JACKSON SAFETY 4613183$$A decent welding helmet (protective cap) is imperative while doing any

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Longevity 200S MIG Welder Review

The portability factor is what makes this welder a must-have, you can easily take it from the garage to the fabrication shop or to a buddy’s house to help with a project. CHECK LATEST PRICE Short SummaryPOWER:

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2018’s Best Stick Welders: 5 Picks For Any Budget

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreAMPsPrice RangeTop Pick: AHP Alpha Tig90230$$$$$Runner Up: AMICO Stick Welder 84160$$$Lotos TIG 14081140$$$$Hobart Stickmate LX32579225$$$$Everlast PowerArc 160STH73160$$$$$There

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2018’s Best Plasma Cutters: Get The Most Value For Your Money

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreAMPsPrice RangeTop Pick: Lotos LTP5000D Air Pilot Arc Plasma Cutter9350$$$$Runner Up: SUNGOLDPOWER 50A Air Plasma Cutter9250$$$$Hobart 500564 Airforce 12i Plasma Cutter9030$$$$$Miller

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The Best Spot Weld Cutters – 2018 Buyers Guide

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreDiameter(inch)Price RangeTop Pick: Blair 11096 Cutter Set923/8"$$Runner Up: KCC Industries DR4402 Value Pack893/8"$$Kauthof RM1905 3/8” Double Sided Spot Weld Cutter853/8"$SG

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Lotos MIG 140 Welder Review

The Lotos MIG 140 is an excellent choice for amateur welders, DIY-ers, and professionals. It is easy to use, reliable, and versatile. The digital interface allows you to achieve exacting and durable welds

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The Best Welding Chaps – 2018 Buyers Guide

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreLengthPrice RangeTop Pick: Side Split Cowhide Chaps (40”) - Revco9240"$$$$Runner Up: Revco 48SL Black Stallion8840"$$$$Split Memphis Leather Welding Chaps – MCR Safety8538"$$$Memphis

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Klutch ST80i Stick Welder Review

You get a smooth performance with this easy-to-use machine. Klutch ST80i is considered one of the best mobile welding machines that offers the freedom to weld on the go without skimping on power. CHECK

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Forney Easy Weld 299 Review

The Forney Easy Weld 299 is a great machine to learn MIG welding with. The word ‘easy’ is in the name, after all. It may not perform like a 220v Miller or Lincoln, but it is a great value for a beginner

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Reviews Of The Best Welding Clamps

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreSizePrice RangeTop Pick: TEKTON C-Clamp946"$Runner Up: Pittsburgh F-Style Welding Clamp8812"$$$Drixet Welding Setup Holder835”$Hobart 770565 Two Axis Welding Clamp792.95"$$Irwin

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Protect Your Knees While Working – The Best Welder Knee Pads

Product Name & AwardOur ScoreMaterialPrice RangeTop Pick: KneePro Tactical Ultra Flex III91Hard plastic$$Runner Up: Caterpillar Men's Cargo Pant87Cotton/Polyester$$$TSE Safety TSE-TFLX86Hard Plastic$$Blaklader

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