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Old 02-12-2013, 08:21 AM   #3371
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Originally Posted by MikeinEugene View Post
Would a hobbyist be better off going with Tig so he could weld anything or would a wire feed set up for steel & aluminum be better?
I would suggest you think about what types of projects are in your future and if they're mostly steel, go with MIG; if they're mostly Alu, go with TIG. If you don't have any TIG experience and you buy a TIG machine to do all your steel and alu projects, you are looking at a steep learning curve that might really inhibit your ability to complete projects.
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