Hey and thanks for listening to episode 34 of the Welding Tips and Tricks Podcast. For this episode we had a great time chatting with Jimmy Diresta. Many of you I'm sure have heard of Jimmy but if you haven't you need to head over to YouTube and check out his channel. You'll find everything from metal working, wood working, and many other things! We're sure you'll enjoy this chat! So download, pop those earbuds in, hit play, drop you hood, and enjoy!
Show Notes and Times
- 0:00-0:48 Introduction
- 0:48-4:00 How Jimmy got into the game
- 4:00-5:48 JC Whitney
- 5:48-9:44 First welding machines
- 9:44-14:18 Learning welding Now/Then
- 14:18-20:13 YouTube
- 20:13-22:10 Be Undeniable
- 22:10-29:04 Trade Education
- 29:04-34:06 Being Visual
- 34:06-39:57 Approaching a job and Pricing
39:57-43:06 Job stress
43:06-47:02 Own Products
47:02-48:24 Letting Go
48:24-51:07 Favorite type of work
41:07-54:28 Used Tools
54:28-58:32 Size of shop and New Building
58:32-1:00:25 Jody's Starstruck
1:00:25-1:02:53 Meet up with JD
1:03:43-1:06:27 Welding Stainless
1:06:27-1:10:55 Sharpen your Tungsten
1:20:41-1:25:42 Taylor's Furniture
1:25:42-1:28:54 Best advice given
1:28:54-1:31:22 Outside work fun
1:31:22-1:38:22 Best advice would Jimmy Give
1:38:22-1:46:49 Jimmy's Teaching
1:46:49-1:52:42 Where can you find Jimmy
1:52:42-1:54:50 Wrapping it up
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