I’m Garrett Strong with makemoneywelding.com

Some welding project ideas you come up with are naturally going to need a welding jig to complete it. Welding jigs are simple to make and help you weld projects much easier.

These welding project plans are a simple way to make your own 90 degree welding jig for your next project.

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Welding Project Ideas – 90 Degree Corner Jig Project

You can use any size angle iron for this welding jig. This is a 1″ x 1″ piece of angle iron, but depending on your welding project ideas you may want to use a bigger one.

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I cut 2 pieces of rectangular steel just as an example.

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Clamp the first piece securely to the angle iron.

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And the second piece.

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Now we can tack weld each end to hold it firmly in place.

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Welding the corner joint. Don’t forget to turn the voltage and wire speed down on the corner joint.

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And that’s how you make a 90 degree corner jig.

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Admittedly this is an amazingly simple project, but it might come in handy for one of your next welding project ideas.

Take a look at my other welding project ideas for more step by step tutorials.

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Garrett Strong

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