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TIG Welding 101

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MakerLab

780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A1M3

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TIG Welding (Tungsten Inert Gas) is the next step in furthering your welding skills. The sequel to MIG Welding 101, this course goes over the different types of welds, techniques, and how to prepare your material for welding, tacking, and laying down a simple bead. You will also learn about the specific safety considerations associated with the TIG Welder. TIG Welding is especially useful for thinner gauge metals, stainless steel and aluminum. It practically the same as MIG welding but with more technique.

Duration
3 hours

Project
Set up welder, prep pieces for welding, lay a clean weld bead.

Prerequisite Courses
Required: MIG Welding 101

Equipment Access
TIG welder

Safety
Required:

  • Safety glasses (provided)
  • Closed-toed shoes
  • Remove dangling jewelry
  • Tie back long hair

Recommended:

  • Hearing protection
  • Particle filter mask or dust mask

FAQ

Is there an age limit to enter the event?
The minimum age for participants is 14 years old with a participating guardian or 16 otherwise.

What are my parking options at MakerLabs?
MakerLabs' parking lot is located on the east side of the building on the corner of Hawks Avenue and East Cordova Street.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email us at hello@makerlabs.com with any questions or concerns.

Can I sign up for the member rate?
If you sign up for a membership on the day of the class, you'll receive a refund for the difference between the general and membership class price.

How do I cancel or reschedule my class?
Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to hello@makerlabs.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, but we do offer a 50% credit torwards a future class.

What happens if I show up late?
Please arrive 15 minutes before the schedule start of the class so that it can start on time. Attendees arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be allowed in the class.

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780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A1M3

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