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New and Updated Welding Apps for Your Phone or Tablet

Mig welding

If you’re like me, you spend a considerable (sometimes obscene) amount of time looking for new apps. Let me ease the welding app search for you just a bit. Below are a few of the newest and newly updated apps out there in the Android Market* and/or the App Store.

*The Android Market is now Google Play, so don’t be surprised when the Android Market links lead you to Google Play.

Miller Weld Setting Calculator – Android/Apple            Miller app logo

Description: “Get your weld settings right from your Android with the Miller Weld Setting Calculator app. The calculator will help you tune your machine for optimal results based on a few simple questions. Weld calculators are handy references for weld parameters, electrode/wire type, basic techniques and process information for TIG, Stick or MIG.”

Price: FREE

Latest Update: Version 2.0

  • Calculator now operates offline
  • Now available for iPad

Download link(s): Google Play, App Store

Weld Design – Android                                                     Weld Design app logo

Description: Allows you to calculate in 2D/3D if a weld is strong enough.

Civil/structural app that bundles welding related tools.


  • Information about electrodes (stick, TIG, FCAW)
  • Calculations (Combined stress & Unity check)
  • MIG wire speed calculator

Price: FREE

    Download link(s): Android Market

    ESAB Welding Parameters Set-up Guide                       ESAB app logo

    Description: Simply plug in a few pieces of info, and we'll give you the parameters you need for your job - including wire feed speed, voltage, current, and inductance. You can use the data to set up your machine and adjust to your specific application requirements. It's that easy!

    Price: Free

    Download Links: Google Play, App Store



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