If you regularly use welding tools and gauges, here are a few things to keep in mind:
- Improper welding gauge usage is very common—operators tend to think their welds are the right thickness when they’re really over- or under-welde
- Welds that aren’t measured properly tend to fail
- Overwelding can cause the cost of a weld to in many cases double or triple
If you need to details on the proper use of a welding gauge, reference this handy diagram.
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