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How to Prevent Welding Fires: Keep Yourself and Your Shop Safe

Welding is a rewarding skill that comes with safety hazards, whether we like it or not. Welders deal with sparks and molten metal, which pose a constant threat, so fire prevention is important. Here’s how to prevent welding fires to create a safe welding environment.  How to Prevent Welding Fires Prepare your Workspace Clear

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Stepping Up Your Safety: A Guide to Choosing the Best Welding Spats

Because welding is a demanding profession, you need quality head-to-toe protection. While most focus on helmets, gloves, and jackets, some overlook a crucial piece of welding PPE – welding spats. These protect your legs from spatter, sparks, and molten metal which prevents any serious burns. With so many options out there, how do you

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Maintaining Your Welding PPE Without Breaking the Bank

Welding is a skilled trade that requires significant investment when it comes to safety gear. Personal Protective Equipment is important when it comes to protection, but let’s face it: buying new gear is expensive. So, how do you maintain your welding PPE without breaking the bank?  Safety on a Budget: Maintaining Your Welding PPE

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Does Lightweight Welding Gear Compromise Protection?

Professional welders spend long hours on the job. So, whatever makes them comfortable and efficient counts. Traditional welding gear can sometimes be bulky and can cause unnecessary fatigue. That’s why lightweight welding gear can be a big advantage offering the relief a welder needs without compromising protection.  Weld with Ease: The Advantages of Lightweight

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The Ultimate Guide to Caring for Pigskin Leather Welding Clothing

Safety is always the most important thing when it comes to welding. The proper welding attire not only protects the welder from sparks and burns but also provides the necessary mobility and comfort needed for the job, most especially for the long hours of work it requires. And when it comes to choosing the

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Knowing When to Replace Your Welding Jacket

A Welding Jacket is a vital piece of protective equipment for welders, shielding them from sparks, molten metal, and intense heat generated during welding processes. However, like any protective gear, welding jackets have a finite lifespan and must be replaced when they no longer provide adequate protection. Knowing when to change or replace welding

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