Stick Welding (SMAW) is widely considered the simplest arc welding process. Put simply, the stick electrode is used to produce an electric arc that combines with the surface of the metal that’s being worked on. For the best results, it’s important to choose the right welding rod (electrode) for your project. That’s why Forney is here with your comprehensive guide to stick electrodes.
Crackling bacon. One of the best sounds, although typically not one you hear from a garage. One of my favorite tools in my workshop makes these mouthwatering sounds, the Forney Easy Weld 140 FC-i welder.
Forney Industries was born in the backseat of a 1921 Kissel 6-45. The now 90-year-old metalworking and welding company was founded in 1932 when J.D. Forney drove door-to-door selling the Forney instant heat soldering iron. The time behind the wheel in the Kissel drove Forney to admire the US, along with all the transportation that was needed for the vast country.
Forney Industries is proud to announce their federally registered trademark of green welding and plasma cutting machines. This is viewed by the company as a major victory, as it is a pivotal step in securing recognition as a leader in the welding and plasma cutting category.
An exclusive look at what Forney employees think every dad should have in their garage!
Your go-kart dreams can easily become reality with a welding machine, steel and a little elbow grease. There are lots of go-kart plans on the internet and creating your next...
Forney’s legacy inspires. We build meaningful relationships. We are committed to our customers, community, and team. That’s what Forney employees believe is the most important aspects of being a genuine teammate.
We’re celebrating our 90th year of business in 2022! Follow along with our 4-part series as we dive into what makes us innovative, genuine, exceptional and excellent!