Guess what went wrong with this weld?


#1


#2

You tried to weld stainless to aluminum? Wrong polarity, You tried to walk the cup and failed?


#3

Kinda looks like no shield gas.

Were you running AC?


#4

https://www.esabna.com/us/en/education/blog/can-i-weld-aluminum-to-steel.cfm

and


#5

@yashsedai and @Ferman you guys nailed it! I didn’t do it, but it seems like people ask about doing it all the time on the forum.


#6

Not enough boogers to glue them together?


#7

Once you know the answer, the differences in the metals are just blindingly obvious in the photo.


#8

Damn, I didn’t see the thread in time to win the prize.
oh no


#9

Poor Johnny-comelately!


#10

Honestly taping the metal together would have provided a better weld :stuck_out_tongue:


#11

And not have made a royal mess of the tungsten and torch!


#12

JB. Weld, that is…


#13

image

It definitely hurt me.


#14

Same, the want to introduce to hickory shampoo is great!


#15

In the process.

Found a decent welding channel that anyone looking into getting into it might want to subscribe to(apart from video linked above).


#16

TIL: https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=hickory%20shampoo


#17

I like TFS, Weld dot com, & Welding tips & tricks channels


#18

I aim to educate!


#19

Hot glue…I mean JB Weld.