Instructables: exploring - workshop - metalworking - welding - brazing http://www.instructables.com Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:26:23 PST BLOX v1.01 Copper and Brass Bamboo in Steel Frame Wall Hanging Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Bamboo-in-Steel-Frame-Wall-Hanging-Sculptur/
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By: AndreHash

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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 18:36:59 PST
How to "Weld" Aluminum Without a Welder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Weld-Aluminum-Without-a-Welder/
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By: Drunken Woodworker

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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 08:25:30 PDT
Learn How To Weld http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-How-To-Weld/
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By: team-America

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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 21:17:44 PDT
Bicycle Frame Building Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Frame-Building-Jig/
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 17:46:35 PST
Quick and easy brazing aluminum, copper and nonferrous metals http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-brazing-aluminum-copper-and-nonfer/
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By: steam_cannon

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Sat, 13 Nov 2010 23:58:41 PST
Fitting Tubes at Home for Welding http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitting-Tubes-at-Home-for-Welding/
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By: Phil B

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Sat, 10 Jan 2009 15:24:10 PST
Make a carbon arc torch for your 220 volt stick welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-carbon-arc-torch-for-your-220-volt-stick-we/
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By: Phil B

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Wed, 20 Aug 2008 22:04:36 PDT