Originally Posted by clintnz
So I called in at a local engineering business that does a big variety of stuff & asked for a few lengths of 309L, the bloke said 'Nah mate, what you need is some MG600' So for a couple bucks I walked out with some of that. It seemed to lay in nicely considering my n00b skill level.
The butt welds on the rest of the tube with normal ss rods were nowhere near as pretty. I think I need to set up a purge on the inside to improve those.
I think you are doing a fine job! Keep up the good work, Clint!