So you want to talk “electrician talk” then go to Electrician Talk.com. Here you will find electrical forums, various electrical trade topics, all about equipment and tools. There tips on safety and even a community center to chat, chat and chat about issues.
eLocalElectriciansBlog touts itself as “The Nation’s #1 Directory of Electricians.” With some terrific resource information, awesome links for finding those supplies and all their articles with excellent advice and groovy tips – we tend to believe them.
Materials & Weldinghttp://materials-welding.blogspot.com/
A how-to blog which focuses on answering members' most pertinent questions about the craft, not the best for beginners. A mass of information, not organized very neatly. E-mail them for specific questions.
Welding & Gases Today Editor's Bloghttp://www.weldingandgasestoday.org/blog/
Although this site offers a good amount of welding knowledge, the blog is not consistently updated, it's the "Official Journal of the Gases and Welding Distributor's Association."
Miller Industry News Bloghttp://www.millerwelds.com/results/blog/?gclid=CKiL2Muz4agCFQpy5Qod_GNxBw
Sponsored by Miller welding products, this subsite offers novices and technicians information on the craft as well as some of the best materials one can utilize.
Welding Advisers Update Bloghttp://www.welding-advisers.com/Welding-plan-blog.html
This blog is simple and to the point, with regular updates. Check the column on the left hand side of the page for specific inquiries on safety, tools, and equipment.
Jim Aderhold's Welding and Metalworking Hobbyhttp://welding.jimaderhold.com/
A beautiful new website that is beginning to accumulate multiple features on the art of welding. Check "School of the Hard Knocks" for the author's most pertinent tips on getting started.
RF Welding Bloghttp://www.onexrf.com/blog/
All about RF (Radio Frequency) Welding, this is a highly-specialized blog is operated by ONEX RF Automation, which "specializes in the design and manufacture of manual and automated RF sealing systems for medical device, automotive and other manufacturing industries."
Field System Machining's Portable Machining and Welding Bloghttp://www.fieldsystems.com/blog-1/
With multiple pictures illustrating the how-to articles, this is a great source for specific needs concerning machinery repair.
Operated by Everlast Power Equipment, this site offers tips and tricks of the trade. Unfortunately the articles are a little too short to be completely thorough, and the blue-on-green font of the article titles are difficult to read.
Hot Plate Welding of Thermoplasticshttp://www.tributek.biz/hotplateblog.html
Not for beginners, this blog outlines highly specialized information. The great thing about it is if you don't see the information you're looking for, you're encouraged to send in your question. Unfortunately the site looks like it hasn't been updated for a couple years.
Martin's Welding Bloghttp://martin-welding.com/
An excellent resource for metalworkers with an easily-navigated site format. Consistently updated and remarkably comprehensive. For both beginners and professionals. Aluminum Welding, Arc Welding, Brazing Weld, Flux Cored Welding, Mig Welding, Nickel Welding, Stainless Steel Welding, Stick Welding, Tig Welding, Titanium Welding
Welding Schools Headquartershttp://www.weldingschoolshq.com/blog/
This is the place to go if you're interested in beginning a career in welding. While it doesn't detail specific techniques, it accumulates a mass of information on careers, courses, and certifications in welding.
Protect Yourself Welding Stainless Steelhttp://lee.org/blog/2007/06/12/protect-yourself-welding-stainless-steel/
While not a full-fledged blog devoted to welding, this is a highly detailed article on stainless steel welding worth looking over.
Driftopia Tech Bloghttp://www.driftopia.com/blog/
This blog may not be all about welding, but check out the article entitled "Welding 101" for basics and "Welding the S13 Differential (The Perfect Practice Diff)" for detailed instructions on a special project.
Welding Job Search Tipshttp://waynemcrussell.blog.ca/2010/12/28/welding-job-search-tips-10269226/
With only about a dozen articles, this site is not dedicated to welding proper, but to people looking for a job in the industry.