The eight hour GMAW/MIG clinic provides the student with a basic introduction to this semi-automatic wire fed welding process. The clinic begins in the classroom with discussions on GMAW techniques, weld metal transfer, shielding gases, basic troubleshooting, and welding safety. In the booths, students will practice MIG welding on 1/4” and 1/8” carbon steel using the short-arc metal transfer.

 

HOURS: The clinic runs from 8:00 to 4:00.

 

TUITION:     $200.00 ($170.00 tuition plus $30.00 registration fee)Tuition includes instruction, all materials, and the use of the school’s personal protective equipment (PPE’s helmet, jacket, gloves, safety glasses, and beanie) for the day. Full payment is due at the time of enrollment.

 

2019 One Day GMAW/MIG Welding Clinics

January 18  FULL

March 15 FULL

May 17  FULL

July 19 

September 20 

November 15 

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Another great class from @downingarts. African forged silver rings. Our first precious metal class EVER! #tinyshiny #forged #westafricaWe don't do many weekend classes, so jump on this one! #blacksmith #education #handskills #heatbeatrepeat@downingarts consolidating some silver into an ingot on a piece of hardwood. The ingot will then be forged into a ring as a part of his African ring workshop. #jewelry #forged #handmadeGreat results from @bill_burke_knives excellent “River of Fire” damascus class! Great work fellas! #riveroffire #damascus #mastersmithMaster Bladesmith @bill_burke_knives instructs long time student Manuel in the “Feather” operation of Bill’s famous “River of Fire” damascus pattern. What a fun class! #billburke #mastersmith #riveroffireWeekend and 3 day classes just added! #blacksmith #education #forgedWow! Look at this amazing repetition in Dereck’s “Blacksmithing for Fun and Profit” workshop. #heatbeatrepeat #forged #craftSome fun stuff on the horizon! #education #heatbeatrepeat #bladesmith #blacksmithThanks to @federknives for this amazing watercolor depicting the forging of an integral knife. We are so glad our video inspired you. It’s with the rest of our irreplaceable art displayed in the classroom for every student to see. #education #process #handmade