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My First Project-Welding Cart

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My First Project-Welding Cart

Postby Mcloer » Wed Oct 04, 2017 1:57 pm

Total rookie here...of course up close and personal most could find lots of dog butt welds, tig and mig, but it came together pretty much how I wanted it too. I needed a 2 bottle cart so using Jody’s cart as an idea I made my own interpretation. I bought scrap 1 1/2” 1/8th wall steel tubing from a scrap yard that had to be cleaned and some old brackets cut off. I actually spent more time doing that than the actual welding. It works for me. :D
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Re: My First Project-Welding Cart

Postby LtBadd » Wed Oct 04, 2017 6:06 pm

If it works and the customer is happy all is good, many times it is true that more time is spent prepping then welding.

Good looking cart, welcome to the forum.
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Re: My First Project-Welding Cart

Postby pgk » Mon Oct 09, 2017 10:56 am

Cart looks good, funny it seems a welding cart is always the first welding project.. :)
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Re: My First Project-Welding Cart

Postby OzFlo » Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:20 pm

Nice work mate! You know.. the really important thing is that YOU built it!! With practice you'll get better but as a fellow rookie I completely understand the feeling of accomplishment that comes with making something that is actually useful!

Well done!
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