Originally Posted by matt167
ABack when I ran 1, I always used a piece of scrap clamped to the ground and piece to be welded to start the weld. Once the tip is glowing red, you won't need to strike the arc unless you let it cool.. I always used 6013 3/32".
Very interesting tip Matt! It's like cutting off the wire on the MIG for every weld so it arcs faster! Very cool, I'll never use it because I will never use an Arc EVER again, but damn interesting.