Originally Posted by Tracer Bullet
Have a local community college that has welding classes? Look into that. I've taken some, was worth the money. They should have good machines and plenty of material to practice with. Better off not learning bad habits early on.
I'm 6weeks into a welding basics class(1night a week for 3hrs x12wks). just doing stick n some MIG for now. I cant wait til the advanced class starts up with TIG. Its a lot of info to know and cover, but ALL hands on. What you need will stick out n work for ya