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Few welding questions
So when I bought my welding kit it came with a hand held face sheild so I went and bought a head mounted with auto dimming lens and its still pretty bright to the point where when I look up with the face sheild off i can still see green blots etc for a few minutes. Is this normal or should I find a better lens perhaps one that doesn't auto dim?
I tend to pull rather than push so I can't see the welding pool to good should I break my habit and push? Any trick for setting wire speed/power for metal thickness or am i just gonna have to practice and learn this?
Sometimes when welding it will cut out for a second while welding, the connections are good and im keeping my hand the same distance from the metal so Im guessing its a wire speed that needs to be turned up, or do you think its something else?
Sorry for the long read and thanks.
08 Super Cab F250 4x4:
Performance: No Cat/DPF, Spartan 275, MBRP, aFe, Snow Performance, NX, Farmboy Fab, Spearco, SunCoast, Autometer, Mag-Hytec, Fox Shocks, CCV Mod
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96 12V Reg. cab Long bed auto, BHAF, CFM, KDP killed, 0 plate, DDP4, HTT 64/71/14, ATS Exh. Manifold. Waiting to install 7" mitre single stack 60# springs 4kGSK.