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Career Paths You Can Take in Welding

The most frequent method for permanently joining metal parts into one piece or unit is through welding. The strength of the bond is such that welding is utilized in a wide range of industrial usages – from making automobiles to toasters…and...
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Preparing for a Career in Welding

Sometimes described more as an art than a craft, welding is a profession of many facets and levels that plenty of people – male and female alike – find both fulfilling and appealing. Although an ancient craft, welding also is quite modern, c...
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Mike Rowe Promotes Need for Welders

As the host of “Somebody’s Gotta Do It,” Mike Rowe is known for working with his hands. He has spent time educating people about electricity, HVAC, and other skilled trades. On his blog, he addresses that what often matters most is a w...
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Welding Offers Multiple Career Opportunities

Welding has a history that dates from the Bronze Age when metal fusing was first discovered. Since that time, welding has played a big role in our lives…from what we drive to where we live.   More than half the products made in the countr...
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The Dynamic Industry of Welding Technology

Welding’s history dates back 5,500 years to the Bronze Age when a clever worker learned he could fuse metal alloys together by heating them to their melting point then pounding them together with a hammer. Ever since then, welding technology has had a m...
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