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MakerspaceCT: Intro to MIG Welding

Hartford, CT
9:00am - 12:00pm UTC-0500
In-person Event
Get a step-by-step intro to fusing metals with MIG and stick welders. Learn the basics of operation and some tips and tricks that will give you the best results. This is an essential skill for the budding maker. The course content includes: • Proper attire and safety • Basics of welding • Purpose of MIG welding • LOTS of hands-on practice Prior to the Class: Upon registration, you will be sent a prerequisite assignment to be completed online before attending the in-person workshop. All participants are requested to complete this assignment to prepare for the class. Materials Included: A variety of metals to experiment on, as well as all machines, consumables, safety equipment, and accessories. Participants are welcome to bring their own supplies! PLEASE NOTE! Welding is close, detailed work. If you need corrective lenses to see close objects, such as reading glasses or bifocals, please bring them.
Organization Information
36 Talcott Street, Hartford, CT, USA
The mission of MakerspaceCT is to positively impact lives by enabling access, innovation, and education. Our vision uses 'making' as a vehicle to lift up individuals and communities at the 28,000 square foot innovation lab in Downtown Hartford, Connecticut. A non-profit that opened in 2019, MakerspaceCT is positioned to bridge...
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Scott Phillips
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36 Talcott Street
Hartford, CT 06103