Midnight Welding With San Diego Mobile Welding

The other evening we traveled to Carlsbad, CA north of San Diego where we TIG welding a large stainless steel kettle for a well known resort. We were able to get the job done, but it required intense care and patients as we worked into the post-midnight hours as it was rough to deal with the 20 year old piece of equipment with a lot of stress cracks.        ...

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San Ysidro Border Welding Industrial Drill Bits

Industrial drill bits custom fabricated from a 20ft pipe, carbide teeth were welded with hardfacing rods. Welded the carbide bits for reinforcement under extreme pressures. The drill bits where tack welded into place, followed by a root pass weld and filled in with a second weld pass. The Welds were inspected by a certified welding inspector.    ...

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Mobile Welding US/Mexico Border X-Ray Machine

We traveled to the US/Mexico Border in Otay Mesa, San Diego to some welding work on an industrial sized X-ray machine used to scan vehicles like semi-trucks, vans, and cars, passing through the border. The task was to reinforce the radiation barrier by ARC welding a 3/4? X 12? x 36? steel plate. This will keep the X-ray(s) produced by the machine from penetrating the radiation barriers. We beveled the plates to insure a tight fit and tack welded them into place. The x-ray technician ran some test to make sure the steel plates where in the correct position. We welded several beads with 7018...

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