Welding

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Weld quality can mean the difference between a long-lasting, high-performing custom parts washing basket, and a basket that falls apart after just a few hours of use.

Marlin Steel uses a variety of welding equipment and techniques to meet the needs of customers. From electric arc welding, to acetylene torch welds, Marlin has the right tools and know-how to create a superior bond between metal forms.

Say Hello to Marlin’s New Lincoln MIG (GMAW) and TIG (GTAW) Welder!

Marlin Steel on May 15, 2018
Marlin’s investments in factory automation have helped us meet incredibly tight parts tolerances ...

Taking a Quick Look at Different Types of Welding Processes

Marlin Steel on March 15, 2018
Welding is a key process in the creation of almost any custom steel wire or sheet metal form—from the smallest trays to the biggest ...
Topics: Welding

The Best Sheet Metal Fabrication Techniques the Pros Use

Marlin Steel on February 16, 2017
There are dozens of ways to shape, join, and cut sheet metal—far too many to cover them all in depth in a single post. Today, the team here at Marlin Steel thought they’d share a few of their favorite/best ...

Why You Shouldn’t Weld Carbon and Stainless Steel Wire Together

Marlin Steel on January 12, 2017
Recently, Marlin Steel’s engineering team was asked by a client whether a stainless steel nut could be welded to a carbon ...

What’s the Difference Between MIG and TIG Welding?

Marlin Steel on November 18, 2016
Here’s a question that a lot of Marlin clients ask: What’s the difference between MIG and TIG welding? A little confusion is perfectly normal. After all, both processes use electrical ...

Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Marlin Wire Baskets

Marlin Steel on September 1, 2016
Everyone here at Marlin Steel takes enormous pride in the speed and quality at which they can produce custom steel wire baskets for a ...

Why Weld Symbols Are Vital to Consistent Metal Fabrication Quality

Marlin Steel on August 8, 2016
Careful preparation is key to ensuring high quality in any manufacturing endeavor. When preparation is lacking, it can have a significant negative impact on the final product. ...

A Closer Look: Visual Examination of a Welding Joint

Marlin Steel on July 28, 2016
Welds are enormously important for creating strong custom steel wire baskets and other metal forms. When done right, welds can contribute to the overall strength of the basket and make it last longer. ...
Topics: Welding

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