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What is MIG Welding, what it stands for and the overview?

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What is MIG Welding, what it stands for and the overview?

Issue Time:2021-06-02

What is MIG Welding?

MIG welding (GMAW) is a gas shielding metal arc process that uses the heat of continuously fed an electric arc between consumable electrode wire and the base metal. GMAW uses argon, a mixture of argon-helium, and COas well. DC Constant Voltage Machine performs MIG welding. Generally, the MIG welding process is quicker than traditional processes.

Equipment for MIG Welding

MIG uses different equipment the same as other welding processes. The most common equipment are as follows:

Welding Gun 
MIG pliers 
Welding Machine