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Old 02-12-06, 10:12 PM   #1
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What should i use? Maybe C25?
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Old 02-12-06, 11:24 PM   #2
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Argon seems to wield the best results on aluminum in our race (car) shop.

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Old 02-13-06, 03:52 PM   #3
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ARGON and only argon. Addition of Helium is used on very thick sections but argon will give you the most stable and precise arc.
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