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Originally Posted by JFairman View Post
MIG welding is wire feed.. never heard of that on aluminum but may be..

MIG wire feed with argon gas welding is common and quick way to weld on steel and takes alot less skill than TIG welding.
Several cheap aluminum 'spool guns' on the market for use on aluminum, and hooked up to a MIG welder. They can lay down a lot of metal fast, and if you're not careful, can look like the above welds.

Miller - MIG Aluminum DIY: Selecting the Right Welder, Spool Gun and Filler Wire for Success at Home
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