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Old 07-12-2019, 10:34 AM
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Originally Posted by Shade Tree Welder View Post
Moe, for someone who want to learn the basics, I don't think you can go wrong
with a HF machine. They seem to be decent machines. However, I would
suggest one that has AC and DC. AC so you can weld aluminum, 50% of my
TIG work is aluminum.

I would also look around and see if you can get a used Miller or Lincoln unit.

Good advice...I'll push HF..Not too keen on used out of warranty equip...
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