Originally Posted by ferball
Like I said he was a crusty old guy afraid of "new fangle" technology, but I was and am under the impression that with enough practice with an arc welder you can do most anything a mig can do, not that I am that good or will ever be that good, but I was holding out hope if I acquired a cheap arc welder I might be able to dabble in frame construction.
To bad you are not close. I gave that welder to my son and he has not even pluged it in yet.
Check out garage sales I seen three this summer one a lincon for $100 Good luck if you get one try that 7014. I think if you go to and welding supply you can get it in 1/16 inch great for light work