Basic TIG Welding Class Saturday, July 8, 2017

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Basic TIG Welding Class Saturday, July 8, 2017

from 400.00

Want to sit down on a TIG welding machine and learn how to weld steel and aluminum? Now is your chance!

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Want to learn how to TIG weld?

Do you want to try multiple machines out before you buy one?

NOW is you chance!

Merrill Performance & The Fabrication Series is offering up a basic TIG welding instruction class which will demonstrate the basic tips and techniques associated with Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding in a real HANDS ON setting with up to 4 different common TIG welding machines. Yes! You get to sit down behind your welding hood on more than one machine and weld both steel and aluminum with the help and direction of trained TIG welding instructors!

Upon completion of this class, you will be able to:

  • Identify the function and components of a TIG welding machine
  • Understand tungsten and rod selection  
  • Identify and use different machine functions including pulse and wave balance
  • Lay down a weld bead on both steel and aluminum
  • Understand the different capabilities and functions of multiple TIG welding machines
  • Correctly set up the TIG welding machine for different types of metal
  • WELD!!!

This class is scheduled for

Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 9:00 AM

We only have 8 openings available for each class and they are first come - first served. 

Proper Personal Protective Equipment is REQUIRED and must be approved. These items include:

  • Proper rated welding helmet with a minimum of #10 shade lens (auto darkening is acceptable)
  • Eye protection 
  • Appropriate WELDING gloves (regular work gloves, mechanics gloves, handling gloves, rubber gloves, etc. are not acceptable!!!)
  • Hearing protection (ear plugs)

Pants, long sleeve shirts and closed toe shoes are also REQUIRED. If you do not own the required proper Personal Protective Equipment, it can be purchased from us and will be included in the price of the class by choosing the options in the drop down menus before checkout. 

An approved brand new "Big Window" passive welding helmet and TIG welding gloves are available for purchase from the Fabrication Series at checkout.

These are not rental items. You will keep them once you have completed this class. You will NOT be refunded for your welding helmet or glove purchase if you show up to the class with your own after purchasing ours.  

If you show up without proper Personal Protective Equipment, you will be asked to purchase ours or leave. You will NOT be permitted to participate in the class if you do not have proper Personal Protective Equipment. If you are unsure if your PPE is acceptable, please contact us BEFORE purchasing the class. 

Welding proficiency (aka "Knowing how to weld") is NOT REQUIRED to attend. We will instruct any attendee with any skill from knowing nothing to very experienced. 

Refunds will ONLY be offered up to 24 hours before the class begins (Friday, July 7, 2017, 9:00 AM PDT for the Saturday class) unless there is a unique or extenuating circumstances.  DO NOT book this class if you can not attend. 

Positions are not guaranteed for each class. In the event of an over booking, the last reservation will be refunded and offered a discount on the next class. Changing dates is not guaranteed. 

You must be 18 years of age or older to attend this class. You will also be required to sign a personal injury waiver as well. 

If you have any questions about this class, please contact us on our contact page, or call the shop during normal business hours. 

Merrill Performance & The Fabrication Series

3855 S. Valley View Blvd.

Ste. 19

Las Vegas, NV 89103

1 (702) 998-8171

M-F 8AM to 6PM PDT