6G Welding Test Tips for Root Pass Using Tig



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If a 6G welding test is standing between you and a good paycheck, pay attention… This video is for you.

A common pipe welding test is a 6 inch tig root and hot pass with a stick 7018 fill and cap.

If you can get the root in right, it gets easier after that.

This video shows tips for laying the wire in the gap and then scooting forward and backward to achieve some good penetration.

Have you got any tips for a tig root pass?


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8 Responses to 6G Welding Test Tips for Root Pass Using Tig

  1. michael connor on March 21, 2014 at 5:27 AM

    The part where you are counting was a big help as Im a counter for hand movements. Your shows are a good source of information you take pride in your work as well big part of the weld

  2. shannon payne on December 5, 2013 at 7:57 PM

    Welded 10 coupons out before getting mad and looking at your video nailed the first try with your help can’t thank you enough

  3. shannon payne on December 5, 2013 at 7:55 PM

    Thanks a lot man your video helped me so much.your technique worked great for me.

  4. Arslan on November 24, 2013 at 10:18 PM

    Nie job man I am aaa Multie welder But no one job . I want job

  5. j c hickman on June 29, 2013 at 10:51 AM

    Jody, great tips on 6g root pass . would love to see copper plate (sheet) 16 to 24 gauge. my wife wants to learn, help

  6. CJ on June 19, 2013 at 4:33 PM

    Nice could you show us a 2 Inch 309 SS stick test

  7. Rob on June 19, 2013 at 1:16 PM

    Nice video Jody. I would like to see a 6010 root pass

  8. Rob on June 19, 2013 at 1:15 PM

    Nice video Jody. I would like to see a 6010 root pass from you

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