Although it probably would have been cheaper in the long run to just buy an AC/DC stick welder, who doesn’t love a new project? As in my first post about the welder, most of what I’m doing is following Gregory …
Plans to add a TIG setup to my AC-225. DIY TIG foot pedal: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-P6w-tj8_Tk Plans for using a 240v – 12V transformer to insuate the foot pedal from the welder: https://www.hobartwelders.com/weldtalk/showthread.php?4089-Here-is-the-schematic-for-SCR-control-of-my-arc-welder&p=423414#post423414
To fill in a section of wall in our kitchen, my wife found a set of brackets from a company called Cascade Iron Co. After several weeks of intermittent work, they look pretty good!