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Come Check Out the Welding Thunder Event at Our Welding Store in Phoenix, AZ!

November 20, 2018 3:40 am Published by Leave your thoughts

We’re very excited for this year’s Welding Thunder event, coming up on November 30 and December 1 at Skyline High School in Mesa, Arizona! Welding Thunder is a school welding competition that was started by an educator named Sam Colton, who currently teaches at Ray High School in Kearney, AZ. This is the second time the event has been held at Skyline High, and about 17 schools will be participating in the event. It’s the fourth time that our welding store in Phoenix, AZ has been a vendor at this particular event, and each year it has been an absolute... View Article

Why Should You Use Propane Around Your Home?

October 26, 2018 10:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Propane has been used for years as an alternative to electricity for many appliances and other tools and processes around the home. The numerous benefits associated with propane can really add up over time. Here are just a few examples of some of those benefits of propane, from a company offering propane refills in Phoenix, AZ: Environmentally friendly: The 1990 Clean Air Act and the Energy Policy Act of 1992 both list propane as a clean fuel, which means you don’t have to worry about CO2 being released while it burns. In fact, it burns cleaner than any other fossil... View Article

Get the Right Tools from a Welding Store in Phoenix, AZ

October 12, 2018 10:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Whether you’re a welding hobbyist or work for a company that does a lot of welding as part of its manufacturing work, it’s important you always have the right tools for the job. Of course, if you pay a visit to a welding store in Phoenix, AZ, you might be overwhelmed by the sheer number of choices you have available to you, especially when it comes to welding machines. Remember, the decision to buy a new welder is a big investment, and the choice you make could have a significant amount to do with how much money you’re able to... View Article

Acetylene vs. Propane: The Pros and Cons

October 3, 2018 5:40 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Talk to any welder about what they want from their welding tools and they will probably tell you they prioritize heat, efficiency, versatility and clean cuts, depending on what type of welding they are specifically looking at. Acetylene has been the cutting fuel of choice for years among welders. But as the cost of acetylene goes up, you can check any welding forum and you will find heated debaters questioning whether acetylene is truly better than the many alternatives out there, such as propane, for welding purposes. At Vern Lewis Welding Supply, Inc., we offer both acetylene and propane refills... View Article

Five Tips for Choosing the Right Source for Your Welding Supplies

September 19, 2018 5:40 am Published by Leave your thoughts

“A man is only as good as his tools” is a phrase that rings true for every person who works with his hands. No matter what line of business you’re in, you know that quality work depends on having quality tools and materials. This is particularly true when you think about welding equipment and supplies. Your work depends on having a source for your welding supplies that you can trust. If you are searching for welding stores in Phoenix, AZ for supplies for your business, here are a few tips you should keep in mind. Price We all want to... View Article