Archive for the ‘Welding’ Category

Stainless Steel Welding vs. Aluminum Welding

Steel vs. Aluminum Welding Whether welding stainless steel or aluminum parts, a quality weld is always the goal. Besides having different qualities that can be beneficial for different industrial applications, these two materials weld differently, too. The biggest differences between the two types of welding are the cost of the materials and labor to weld […]

Why Choose Midwest Metal Products

For more than 50 years, Midwest Metal Products has provided precision metal fabrication services to industries across the United States and around the world. We serve and are familiar with multiple industries including aerospace, medical, and electronic.  Aerospace. Midwest Metal is a leading producer of aerospace products such as instrumentation, gauges, search and navigation systems, […]

How to Weld Aluminum

Aluminum welding, commonly used in aerospace for its lightweight and resistance to corrosion can be difficult to master. Midwest Metal Products uses two different methods to weld aluminum, TIG Welding and MIG Welding. Learn more about proper tools, safety, methods, techniques, and issues involved with aluminum welding below. Preparing to Weld Aluminum Tools Needed: Aluminum […]