Many welders in the online forums will try to convince you that your welds need to look perfect, or you shouldn’t try at all. This is complete hog wash. Wouldn’t you like to Master the fundamentals of MIG welding first so you can make great looking welds later on, or would you rather listen to these ego maniacs and just give up because they said your welds aren’t perfect?
The truth is, your welds aren’t going to be perfect. Besides, the purpose of MIG welding is first and foremost to fuse the base metals together, not to be perfect.
There’s a smart way to “PERFECT” your MIG welds… we’ll cover that in a minute. And, what’s great is that you will cut your learning curve in half when you do this.