Originally Posted by steveo
if your weld cant pass an xray test then you not a very good welder. i am talking steamfitters, boilermakers, pipeliners etc... p.s. underwater welders make over 100 an hour for the most part. if you own your own truck and welder there are places that pay upwards of 70 an hour in MI for pipeline welding, which is what i am going to school for.
But there is a difference when the weld WILL be x-rayed to be good..you know what I mean..
Good luck in your field...I enjoy the art of welding and have alot of respect for a diverse/high quality welder...they are a asset to my field.