Welding is an art…. I mean seriously, scroll through these pictures below and you’ll instantly get want I’m talking about. Even if you don’t like welding or have absolutely no interest in it…. it’s hard not to be impressed by these incredible welds.
There’s many different welding methods, such as MIG Welding and Electroslag welding… but basically, welding is a fabrication process that joins materials, usually metals or thermoplastics, by fusion.
Here’s a fun fact about welding…. Did you know that the earliest recorded welds occurred in 3,500 B.C. (The Bronze Age). Pictures of welders and tools have been discovered in sealed Egyptian tombs.
And here’s another one…. 950 man hours are spent welding and fabricating parts for each race car in NASCAR. Yep…. Each!! That’s pretty mind-boggling to even thing about.