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one transformer wire that i rap melted, the welder was working fine until this happenned what went wrong? Answered

welder was working fine then i seen smoke coming from one of the transformers, the insulation melted off the wire that i rapped, what did i do wrong????

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sclocher (author)2011-01-13

You may be using a guage of wire that is too small for the load? try a few gauges up?

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MrV (author)2010-05-12

you just overheated it, put a fan onto it and you should be fine

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lemonie (author)2009-06-09

You were using a commercial-welder or something home-made? "rap" or "wrap" as in cover with something? L

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