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Health & Safety

When working with extreme temperatures, heavy materials and power tools, safety is critical. Kevin shares some health and safety tips for welders and others.

View Kevin's how-to videos to stay safe and healthy while welding and working with metal ....

How to Make a French Cleat for Hanging Heavy Items
How to Make a French Cleat for Hanging Heavy Items
Mar 21, 2018
A viewer wants to hang up a heavy wall sculpture and is thinking about using a French cleat but isn'... read more

What to Think About When Lighting Your Workshop
What to Think About When Lighting Your Workshop
Jan 31, 2018
When Kevin got the building his art studio is in, it had a lot of florescent lights in it. Since the... read more

How to Work Alone: Moving Heavy Metal
How to Work Alone: Moving Heavy Metal
Nov 15, 2017
Kevin moves a piece of 1/2" plate steel using an engine hoist and a plate lifter onto his CNC plasma... read more

How to Dress for Welding Safety
How to Dress for Welding Safety
Sep 06, 2017
Kevin did a video about shop safety, and one viewer said, "But what about your personal safety? What... read more

How to Stay Safe in Your Metal Fabrication Shop
How to Stay Safe in Your Metal Fabrication Shop
Jul 12, 2017
Kevin addresses how to stay safe in a studio where he works with hot and sharp metal and dangerous e... read more

Why You Want to Wear Welding Safety Equipment
Why You Want to Wear Welding Safety Equipment
Apr 20, 2016
Kevin is sitting at his workbench, with an egg in a dish beside him, reading something on his phone.... read more

A Safety Tip That Just Might Save Your Life
A Safety Tip That Just Might Save Your Life
Jun 25, 2015
Somebody in Kevin's studio - that would be him - got the shock of his life recently.

He's been ... read more

How to Get a Good, Safe Welding Ground - How It Works and How to Work It
How to Get a Good, Safe Welding Ground - How It Works and How to Work It
Feb 12, 2014
In response to a viewer who was concerned about getting shocked while welding, Kevin shows three dif... read more

A Better Welding Helmet?
A Better Welding Helmet?
Jun 05, 2013
Kevin may have found a better welding helmet, thanks to its glass lens and a unique feature .... As... read more

How to See Better Out of Your Welding Helmet
How to See Better Out of Your Welding Helmet
Feb 20, 2013
Answering a viewer's question, Kevin addresses how to see what you are doing better through your wel... read more

How to Pick the Best Gloves for Welding Safety
How to Pick the Best Gloves for Welding Safety
Nov 21, 2012
Kevin replies to an "insulting" email by kindly answering the fan's question about why Kevin has so ... read more

How to Create a Sculpture, Part 10: Raising the Sculpture
How to Create a Sculpture, Part 10: Raising the Sculpture
May 30, 2012
A pivotal moment arrives. It's time for Kevin to move the sculpture Wherever You Go, There You Are f... read more

How to See Clearly Through Your Welding Helmet
How to See Clearly Through Your Welding Helmet
Aug 10, 2011
Kevin answers a new welder's question about how to use a welding helmet's tint and other controls.... read more

Welding Health and Safety: Welding Helmet Care
Welding Health and Safety: Welding Helmet Care
Nov 10, 2010
Being able to see clearly is important when welding. Kevin shows how easy it is to improve your visi... read more

Welding Health and Safety: The Benefits of Aloe
Welding Health and Safety: The Benefits of Aloe
Oct 26, 2010
In addition to a first aid kit, an aloe vera plant is something every welder should have near his or... read more

How to Get A Safe Welding Ground
How to Get A Safe Welding Ground
Sep 29, 2010
Kevin shares a welding safety tip on where to clamp your ground. ... read more

Metal Artist Kevin Caron Discusses Welding Safety Equipment
Metal Artist Kevin Caron Discusses Welding Safety Equipment
Jun 22, 2010
Kevin talks about the safety equipment he uses when welding and working with metal. He also encourag... read more