Originally Posted by dpforth
Not suggesting that Kent's stuff isn't the best, but Ron Fournier's
works and is a lot more reasonably priced.
An alternative to using 1100 would be to use thin strips sheared from your base 3003 as filler rod.
I bought all my gear long ago, and wasn't aware that Fournier was selling his own stuff now. If his glasses work, it's a much better deal than Kent's. Thanks for the updated info. Ron also sells 1100 filler rod, which is also hard to find.
I wondered about shearing 3003, but when welding aluminum, the difference between 1/16" and 3/32" is noticeable. I wonder if it's possible to shear accurately enough?
OK, this time the hijacking is off.