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The Veteran Welding Podcast

The Veteran Welding Podcast

By Christopher Reader

Become a Paid Subscriber: https://anchor.fm/christopher-reader5/subscribe A podcast dedicated to veterans who are looking to start their own business, and want to learn from leading members in the welding, machining and off-road communities.
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Ian Johnson a.k.a. Big Tire Garage #18 Season #2
Ian Johnson a.k.a. Big Tire Garage #18 Season #2
In today’s episode, we chat with Ian Johnson a.k.a. Big Tire Garage on YouTube. We have a great chat and find out what makes him tick. You can find Ian at: Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2TEbr0NpZ26C6eYcuRRXFQ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IansBigTireGarage/ Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ ISO Tunes https://bit.ly/2X1RBRN #weldlife #welders #Weldingporn #metalwork #welds #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #Alberta #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #bluedemonbluecrew #education #tacticalcanuckbattlergroup #military #texas #canadaweldingsupply #fabcutsystems @canadaweldingsupply @fabcutsystem @veteranwelding #thedirtlifestyle #dirtbagmafia
01:18:15
May 19, 2021
Colin Hill VP Civil, Western Canada, at EllisDon Construction Services Episode #17 Season #2
Colin Hill VP Civil, Western Canada, at EllisDon Construction Services Episode #17 Season #2
In todays Episode I have a chat with Colin Hill. He is the Vice President for civil construction in Western Canada at EllisDon Construction. I personally have known Colin for almost a year now and we finally got to chat about how and where he got his start in the construction field, as well as some of the projects he has had the opportunity to work on and over see. For his age, and what he was in charge of is pretty impressive. Give this episode a listen and let us know what you think.  Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ ISO Tunes https://bit.ly/2X1RBRN #weldlife #welders #Weldingporn #metalwork #welds #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #Alberta #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #bluedemonbluecrew #education #tacticalcanuckbattlergroup #military #texas #canadaweldingsupply #fabcutsystems @canadaweldingsupply @fabcutsystem @veteranwelding #thedirtlifestyle #dirtbagmafia
01:00:20
May 12, 2021
 Black Flag Tools a.k.a Joe Lavoie Episode #16 Season #2
Black Flag Tools a.k.a Joe Lavoie Episode #16 Season #2
Hey everyone, Today I am chatting with Joe Lavoie. He is a retired Warrant Officer from the Canadian military and is now running Black Flag Tools. I chat with him on how he got started, how is he changing with the current times and we also chat about what makes his services stand out from the crowd. If you are a gear head, or a full-time mechanic you are going to want to listen to this episode.  You can find Joe at: Website: https://blackflagindustries.ca/ Instagram : BlackFlagToolSales Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ ISO Tunes https://bit.ly/2X1RBRN #weldlife #welders #Weldingporn #metalwork #welds #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #Alberta #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #bluedemonbluecrew #education #tacticalcanuckbattlergroup #military #texas #canadaweldingsupply #fabcutsystems @canadaweldingsupply @fabcutsystem @veteranwelding #thedirtlifestyle #dirtbagmafia @blackflagtoolsales #blackflagindustries #toolsales #mechanics #veteranownedbusniess #tools #supportsmallbusniess
57:54
May 05, 2021
Pierson Work Holding a.k.a Jay Pierson Episode #15 Season #2
Pierson Work Holding a.k.a Jay Pierson Episode #15 Season #2
If you are running or own a business, you need to listen to this episode and take notes.  In this episode, I chat with Jay person, president of Pierson Work Holding. Jay talks to us about how he got started in the machining industry, and how he went from being unorganized to undoubtedly the most organized, clean and productive shop, period.  If you are on YouTube, or Instagram and you follow guys like #NYCNC or #Hour.glass_ingenuity you might have seen some of Jay's handiwork helping them save time, money and headache.  This episode will bring full circle how you would bring what we call "Kit-Checks" in the military, into the civilian world.  Website: https://piersonworkholding.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/PiersonInd Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ ISO Tunes https://bit.ly/2X1RBRN @TMRCUSTOMS   @D3_Offroad @hour.glass_inginuity @ARCD_Fab @MRzack
01:23:51
April 27, 2021
Tactical Canuck Battle Group Episode 14 Season 2
Tactical Canuck Battle Group Episode 14 Season 2
Today I chat with Jon from Tactical Canuck Battle Group. TCBG is at its heart a business directory for veteran-owned businesses. But his vision for TCBG is so much more. Give this episode a listen and make sure you reach out to Jon and give him some support.  Tactical Canuck Battle Group Website www.TCBG.ca Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ ISO Tunes https://bit.ly/2X1RBRN #weldlife #welders #Weldingporn #metalwork #welds #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #Alberta #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #bluedemonbluecrew #education #tacticalcanuckbattlergroup #military #texas #canadaweldingsupply #fabcutsystems @canadaweldingsupply @fabcutsystem @veteranwelding #StrongerTogether #VeteranOwned #BuyVeteran #Buylocal #BuyCanadian #TCBG #Follow #Support #Share #Canada #veteran #CanadianVeteranOwnedBusiness #Est2020
56:15
April 21, 2021
The Dirt Lifestyle a.k.a Nate Pickle Episode #13 Season #2
The Dirt Lifestyle a.k.a Nate Pickle Episode #13 Season #2
In today’s episode, we chat with Nate Pickle, a.k.a The Dirt Life Style on YouTube. We find out how he got started in the trades, how he has made a living from making videos, and in general just have a great chat about who he is and what makes him tick. You can find Nate at: Website: Thedirtlifestyle.com Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsHjcTCLYpzkGcs_TJPgGkA Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ ISO Tunes https://bit.ly/2X1RBRN #weldlife #welders #Weldingporn #metalwork #welds #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #Alberta #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #bluedemonbluecrew #education #tacticalcanuckbattlergroup #military #texas #canadaweldingsupply #fabcutsystems @canadaweldingsupply @fabcutsystem @veteranwelding #thedirtlifestyle #dirtbagmafia
01:31:41
April 13, 2021
White Pine Bison Ep#12 Season#2
White Pine Bison Ep#12 Season#2
In this episode, we chat with Derek Weidhaas.  A.K.A White pine Bison on Instagram.  We chat and find out what pulled him towards joining the military and then how he has been repurposing his skillset to start a Bison farm in Pembroke Ontario.  Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ #weldlife #welders #Weldingporn #metalwork #welds #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #Alberta #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #bluedemonbluecrew #education #tacticalcanuckbattlergroup #military #texas #canadaweldingsupply #fabcutsystems @canadaweldingsupply @fabcutsystem @veteranwelding @TCBG
56:36
April 06, 2021
Success Leaves Clues EP#11 S#2
Success Leaves Clues EP#11 S#2
In this episode, I take a good look at the clues that success leaves behind.  Often we try to forge our own path and in doing so we think that it needs to be tough and hard. However, that is not always the case. Sometimes all you need to do is look around at our mentors and dissect how they have achieved their success.  That is exactly what we are doing in this episode.  Give it a listen and let me know what you think, was I wrong, what questions would you ask your mentors if you could talk to them? Fire me off an email and let me know.  Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ #weldlife #welders #Weldingporn #metalwork #welds #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #Alberta #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #bluedemonbluecrew #education #tacticalcanuckbattlergroup #military #texas #canadaweldingsupply #fabcutsystems @canadaweldingsupply @fabcutsystem @veteranwelding
29:41
March 30, 2021
Is Influencer Marketing For you, and what is it?
Is Influencer Marketing For you, and what is it?
Today we have a chat with Julie Wieler who is our marketing specialist. We chat about influencer marketing. If you look around it is starting to become more and more popular, companies are really starting to see the value that we can bring to the table. So what is it, How does it work and what can it do for you and your organization.  Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Welding Supply https://canadaweldingsupply.ca/ Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ Veteran Welding Company https://veteranweldingcompany.ca/ #weldlife #welders #Weldingporn #metalwork #welds #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #Alberta #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #bluedemonbluecrew #education #tacticalcanuckbattlergroup #military #texas #canadaweldingsupply #fabcutsystems @canadaweldingsupply @fabcutsystem @veteranwelding
29:31
March 24, 2021
What is your Wheel House EP#10 Season #2
What is your Wheel House EP#10 Season #2
In business today it is easy to get caught chasing the all-mighty dollar. However, sometimes this can lead to a whole lot of headaches, trouble and even money lost. In this episode, I chat about why knowing what your wheelhouse looks like is so important, I give some painful examples that I had learned the hard way, and my suggestions.  Thank you to our sponsors for supporting us: Canada Welding Supply www.canadaweldingsupply.ca Fab Cut Systems https://www.fab-cut.com/ If you would like to become a sponsor of the show please email Info@veteranwelding.ca
22:47
March 16, 2021
Partnership VS Sponsorship
Partnership VS Sponsorship
In today's episode, Julie Wieler is back to talk to us about Partnership vs sponsorship. We discuss where and how to apply each in your organization and how to best incorporate them. If you missed Julie's first appearance on the show, go back to season one and listen to her episode on the podcast.  You can reach her at julie@veteranWelding.ca Instagram - JulieWieler Sponsors Canada Welding Supply www.canadaweldingsupply.com Veteran Welding Company Ltd www.veteranweldingcompany.ca The Veteran Welding Podcast
45:39
March 09, 2021
How TMR Customs made 2020 a great year Season 2 Episode #8
How TMR Customs made 2020 a great year Season 2 Episode #8
In this episode, I have another chat with returning guest Tim Rogers. We get right to finding out how he made last year which was a crapshoot for most, one of his most successful to date. 
01:05:18
March 02, 2021
Gothic Line Armory EP#7 S#2
Gothic Line Armory EP#7 S#2
In Today's episode, we chat with Ryan Friesen, from Gothic Line Armoury. Former Kings Own Calgary officer, he is now part owner in what is probably the toughest industry to succeed in here in Canada. We picked his brain on where he started, why he got into long-range shooting and then how he and his team manage with rules, regulations and other stipulations that the government has put on the sport shooting industry in Canada.  #precisionrifle #longrangealberta #longrangeprecision #precisionrimfire #veteranowned #veteranownedbusiness #veteran #blackhillsammunition #albertabusiness #albertalifestyle
01:11:39
February 23, 2021
Delegation Ep#6 S#2
Delegation Ep#6 S#2
Today I am going to talk about probably the one thing that can piss off more teammates faster than having a know-it-all on the shop floor, and that's improper delegation. This is one of the few things that can build or break any organization fast. I have seen it in the military on a training ex where a micromanaging leader has pushed his team to a point where no one cared if we met our timings or achieved any of our goals while on the training exercise.   
16:59
February 16, 2021
Crap Out Welds A.K.A Alex Seibert EP#5 S#2
Crap Out Welds A.K.A Alex Seibert EP#5 S#2
Hey Everyone, Thank you for tuning into this week's episode.  This week I have a chat with Alex Seibert who you might know as Crap Out Welds. This conversation has been one that I have been looking forward to for some time now. In this episode, we find out how he got started in the welding industry, where his name comes from, how he got involved in the Blue Demon Blue Crew, and have a great conversation.  If you like today's episode please tell your friends and family about it and spread the word.  Cheers & Stay Focused #weldlife #welders #weldingporn #metalwork #welds  #weldeverydamnday #metalworking #instawelder #weldart #arcaddicts #fabrication  #bluedemonweld #weldpornarmy #migwelding #tigunit #welddevils #tigandchill #sandiego #tigwelding #welding #gtaw #weldporn #california #bluecollar #weldilicious #bluecollarbrotherhood #throwbackthursday #weldlicious #bluedemonbluecrew
57:51
February 09, 2021
Cash Only?
Cash Only?
Todays episode I will be talking about pro's and con's to growing your company with cash only. This is something that every owner will need to address at some point in there business. For some of us it is sooner rather then later. 
36:42
February 02, 2021
Interview with the Wayfinders Wellness Retreat
Interview with the Wayfinders Wellness Retreat
In this episode, I interview Paul Wagmen and Bryce Talsma. These men have and are putting together a ranch for first responders and veterans so that they may deal with their trauma from tours and service. The Wayfinders Wellness retreat is what they have built. It is unlike anything that I have experienced in my journey with dealing with PTSD and Trauma. Have a listen and if you are in the Calgary area and wish to partake in some of the courses that they are holding. Their contact info is below.  Cheers Chris Reader
01:03:03
January 26, 2021
ISO Tunes - Pete Murphy
ISO Tunes - Pete Murphy
Hello everyone! Today we are reposting our interview with Pete Murphy from ISO Tunes. I have been using their ISO Tunes Free Bluetooth earbuds for over a year now and love them. If you do any type of work where you are in need of good comfortable hearing protection, you NEED to look into these OSHA approved products. If you are interested in getting yourself a pair click the link below.  Cheers & Stay Focused https://ISOtunesAudio.com/?rfsn=3472487.02e93e&utm_source=refersion&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=3472487.02e93e
48:32
January 12, 2021
Ep#1 Season#2 Hind sight being 2020
Ep#1 Season#2 Hind sight being 2020
In today's episode, we will run through how I adapted and reacted to 2020. So hopefully you can apply what I learned to your life and business for success.  As always if you have questions please email me at theveteranweldingpodcast@gmail.com Cheers Stay focused Chris Reader
35:33
January 05, 2021
Re-launch Jonathan Lewis Interview
Re-launch Jonathan Lewis Interview
This week's episode is a re-launch of my interview with Jonathan Lewis. He is the owner of Superior welding and one of the hosts of the Welding Tips and Tricks Podcast. This was a great interview and well worth the listen. 
01:12:41
November 03, 2020
WMC Co
WMC Co
Hey everyone, in this episode we chat with Julie Weiler, owner of WMC co and senior leadership team member here at Veteran Welding. We chat about the one thing that can really make or break a company, marketing. We dive into a lot of the basics as well as touch on some points that could really make finding the right person to fill this role in your team a whole lot easier.  Patreon Page: https://www.patreon.com/veteranweldingco?fan_landing=true Veteran Welding: www.veteranwelding.ca 
01:00:33
October 27, 2020
The Story Till Now Interview
The Story Till Now Interview
This interview has been in the works for a while now. Originally we recorded this back in June of 2020. So some of the things we talk about have changed. but the interview still rocks. Let us know what you think about this interview with Shaun from the Story Till now. Go check out his YouTube page and give him a follow. You will be glad you did. 
53:31
October 20, 2020
TMR Customs Interview
TMR Customs Interview
This week we are going back to our very first interview with Tim Rogers, president of TMR Customs. 
54:52
August 28, 2020
Chemical Chimp
Chemical Chimp
A lot of people say that they want to start a business, But about 75% of them say they can't find the time to do so. Today guest has taken this whole Carona virus shit show and made his dream of being a business owner come true. From the start of the lockdown and having just an idea, to no 5 months later having a fully operational company. Paul has sat there and taken this time as an opportunity and ran with it.  I had a great time chatting with Paul and look forward to watching him grow. 
01:02:16
August 11, 2020
Ratty Fab Interview
Ratty Fab Interview
Ladies and Gentlemen Thank you for tuning into today's episode. Today I have a chat with Mike from Ratty Fab. He is a United States Army Veteran, Graduate from Wyo Tech, and now a successful business owner. He also is selling some kick-ass safety glasses for Skydive for veterans.  Let me know what you guys think of this episode and if you have any questions please reach out. Cheers Chris 
01:00:05
August 04, 2020
Canada Welding Supply- Matt Crimi
Canada Welding Supply- Matt Crimi
Well, ladies and gentlemen. We finally did it. After a lot of conflicting schedules and messed up audio. I finally managed to make our interview with Matt Crimi from Canada Welding supply work. In this episode we find out a little bit about Matt and why he/how he started Canada Welding Supply as well as where he is taking the company and how he cut his teeth in the HVAC side of things. Let us know what you think and we look forward to your feedback.
01:13:19
July 21, 2020
Bruno Guevremont Part #2
Bruno Guevremont Part #2
If you have not listened to part one, please stop and listen to part one first. In this episode, we wrap up our conversation with Bruno and get some great info on how to change your mindset, routine and how serving others is a huge benefit.
34:09
July 07, 2020
Bruno Gevremont
Bruno Gevremont
I had the opportunity to chat with Bruno Guevremont about his transition to the civilian world and went into some pretty good conversation about how he works, and how he helps vets and CEO's alike.
01:03:36
June 30, 2020
The Veteran Hunters, Todd Hisey
The Veteran Hunters, Todd Hisey
Thank you for tuning into today's episode.  Today we have a chat with Todd Hisey and chat about his brainchild, The Veteran hunters.  I have personally gone on a few hunts with The Veteran hunters and have seen first hand the good it can do for its members. There is some great info in this episode, let us know what you think.  •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ #machining #okotoksliving #okotoksbusiness #okotokslife #okotoksalberta #highriver #highriveralberta #fablife #shoplife #veteranwelding #veteranweldingco #tmrcustoms #veterangroupofcompanies #adventurerig #tigtuesday #stainlesssteel #tiglife #operationmotorsport #canadaweldingcommunity #ford#51ford #vision #shoptruck #StrongerTogether #BuyVeteran
59:23
June 24, 2020
What's it like working with your spouse?
What's it like working with your spouse?
So in this installment of the VWP, I have my better half sit down with me and we chat about what it is like working with your spouse.  in this episode we don't hold anything back and let you guys know, What it is like working with your spouse. the good the bad and the ugly all get there time to shine.  Let us know what you think at: theveteranweldingpodcast@gmail.com
59:17
June 17, 2020
Pembroke Boxing Club , Jason Burgoyne
Pembroke Boxing Club , Jason Burgoyne
In this installment of The Veteran Welding Podcast, I get to take a bit of a stroll down memory lane with a good friend of mine, Jason Burgoyne. Jason is the proud owner of the Pembroke Boxing Club, as well as an accomplished boxing coach, and veteran. Jason and I both served together in the Royal Canadian Dragoons and since our time in the forces, he has had his shares of ups and downs in the business world. However, he has always come out on top and has mastered how to roll with the punches.  Let me know what you guys think of this episode.   
01:14:27
June 09, 2020
Christian Hazel
Christian Hazel
Hey Everyone, In this episode I had the opportunity to chat with Christian Hazel. Christain Has been an editor for JP Magazine, Petersens 4 wheel and off-road as well as the point man for the Ultimate Adventure. We chat about everything from how he got started, influences during his youth that would later point him down the road he has travelled to today.  I hope you guys enjoy the show. If you have any questions please feel free to reach out and ask. 
58:03
June 02, 2020
John Malecki Interview Part #2
John Malecki Interview Part #2
Hey guys, In this episode we carry on from our last episode with our interview with John Malecki. If you have not already listened to Part#1 please listen to that before moving forward with this episode. 
42:40
May 19, 2020
John Malecki Interview PART #1
John Malecki Interview PART #1
In part one of my interview with John Malecki, We chat about how he got started in the NFL, habits he learned that has helped him achieve the level of success that he has. As well as what his intentions are for his YouTube channel.  Part 1 Take away notes. John Malecki Notes - If you not the best guy on the team you need to keep working to get there. - The sooner you can realize if you are an underdog or not, the better off you are. This will allow you to see skills that you need to work on and the skills you have yet to even comprehend. - No matter what make yourself as valuable as possible to your team. - LEARN THE GROUNDWORK, - Borden your skill set no matter the profession - Look for activities that can create opportunities. o Especially if they come naturally - Chase your goals until you mentally and physically can no longer do it. - Always have a good work ethic no matter the task or job. Pay attention to detail. - Have a mentor who you want to make proud - Do not accept the way things are, always strive to be better. -  Always work to benefit yourself and your family. - Life is extremely magnified, don’t become complacent - Reflect on situations and make sure you do everything possible in those moments to benefit your team and yourself. If you can look back and see that you could have done better make sure you do so if and when that situation comes up again. - The world plays favourites, and it is your job to become one and not bitch about people who have made it. - When you get comfortable you will lose focus - Use past careers as a launching platform when possible. #johnmalecki #theveteranweldingpodcast #canadianmilitary #royalcanadiandragoons #USMilitary
50:39
May 12, 2020
Unobtanium Welding a.k.a Chris McQuay
Unobtanium Welding a.k.a Chris McQuay
Hi Everyone and welcome to another episode of the Veteran Welding podcast. Today we have yet another great interview chambered and ready for you to send downrange. Today we have another guest on the show, but this time he takes welding to a completely different level. I have said it before and I will say it again. This man has turned welding into an art. We are joined by none other than Chris McQuay, owner and craftsmen behind Unobtanium Welding. If you are looking for some seriously awe-inspiring motivation you can find Chris at : #unobtainiumwelding #unobtainium #handcrafted #fupodcast #tigwelding #gtaw
01:10:34
May 05, 2020
Custom or Stock axles
Custom or Stock axles
Hi everyone in this episode Steve and I chat about the benefits of some of the most common axle swaps for your offroad rig, as well as some unconventional ones. 
01:00:28
April 28, 2020
The Return of Blue Bell
The Return of Blue Bell
In this episode, we talk about how to select your next project, as well as the different ways you can go about it to help save you money. This episode also kicks off a series we will be doing that will cover all of the major tech points of a build. 
51:26
April 21, 2020
Interview with Andrew and Liam dunning
Interview with Andrew and Liam dunning
Hi everyone and thank you for tuning into today's episode.  Today we chat with Andrew and Liam Dunning, of Dunning Imagery. We chat about how Andrew started Dunning imagery, how he has found success in repurposing his military skill set, as well as how he has found working with family. You are going to want to take some notes in this episode.  Side note we had some technical difficulties on my end, so please bear that in mind. 
55:44
April 15, 2020
French Lake Fabrication Q&A
French Lake Fabrication Q&A
In this episode of the Veteran Welding Podcast, Steve and I chat about things you need to know when starting your own business and things to watch out for when taking on the job. And a few other questions that French Lake Fabrication has sent in. Let us know what you think and as always if you have any questions please feel free to email us at theveteranweldingpodcast@gmail.com
56:05
April 07, 2020
Bonus Episode #1 Try to find a silver lining
Bonus Episode #1 Try to find a silver lining
Hey guys, in this bonus episode I share a little success that I have had in this weird and crazy time that we are living in. It is not, I repeat not meant to be a brag session. 
05:33
April 02, 2020
Rene Barnes EP#12
Rene Barnes EP#12
In this episode, we chat with Rene Barnes. Owner of fab-cut systems. they are a CNC Plasma table manufacturer out of Kinston Ontario. Rene's team consists of mostly Canadian Forces veterans and he has found great success hiring vets onto his team. In this episode, we find out how he got started, why and how he has succeeded in working with veterans as well as what makes Fab-Cut systems stand out from the other CNC Plasma tables on the market. If you like what you hear please subscribe on whatever platform you are listening on, and make sure to tell your friends and family about the show. 
51:29
March 31, 2020
Episode#11 BlueBell is back
Episode#11 BlueBell is back
Hi everyone, in this episode, Steve (D3 Offroad) and I chat about how to go about starting a project build for yourself or your company. This is part one of a series where we will dive into axles, transfer cases, engines etc and how to do it to maximize your time and money.  The topic might be off-road related, but you can apply the topics to almost any project.  Enjoy the show and if you have any questions feel free to email us at theveteranweldingpodcast@gmail.com or you can message me on Instagram @VeteranWelding or steve @d3_offroad_fab.
51:53
March 24, 2020
Steve Taylor Interview
Steve Taylor Interview
This episode we have a chat with Steve Taylor (D3 Offroad). We find out how he got started welding, racing. We also let the cat out of the bag on something that we have been working on now for almost two months. 
01:01:15
March 17, 2020
Ep#8 ISO TUNES Pete Murphy
Ep#8 ISO TUNES Pete Murphy
Hi everyone In this episode, we have the opportunity to chat with Pete Murphy, owner of ISO Tunes. If you are in any trade, especially one like welding, woodworking etc where you are exposed to loud noises all day long you will get a lot of benefits from this episode. 
48:32
March 12, 2020
Burn Out How to manage it
Burn Out How to manage it
 This episode we cover some basics of things you should keep an eye out for while starting and running your own business as well as a few steps to consider before you step off on your own. To help us with this we have Tia Bell as our guest. She is the owner of Unscripted Co, as well as the host of the Unscripted Conversations Podcast. 
01:06:14
March 10, 2020
Jonathan Lewis Interview A.K.A Superior weld and fab
Jonathan Lewis Interview A.K.A Superior weld and fab
Hi everyone In today's episode, we had the opportunity to chat with Jonathan Lewis owner of Superior Welding and Fabrication LLC. For those of you who don't know who he is, he is one of the hosts of the Welding Tips and Tricks Podcast, as well as one of the guys who has been a huge help with setting up the back end of this podcast.  Today we chat about how he got started, why he decided to get into welding and what some of his experiences have been working with vets, both good and bad.  Thank you for listening, and we will catch you on the next episode. Cheers Chris 
01:12:41
March 03, 2020
Ep#5 Interview with Tim Rogers,
Ep#5 Interview with Tim Rogers,
In this episode, we chat with Tim Rogers of TMR Customs. This episode we had some technical issues but there was a great interview and we look forward to having Tim on the show again. 
54:52
February 25, 2020
What is your Signature?
What is your Signature?
Hi everyone,  Thank you for tuning into today's episode. Today we are going to talk about your craftsmanship and how it will eventually speak for you. If you like what you are hearing please tell your friends, co-workers etc. Like and subscribe to the channel and if you could leave a comment on Itunes as well that would be great. 
17:10
February 10, 2020
Set up and Outsourcing
Set up and Outsourcing
Thank you for tuning into another episode of the Veteran Welding Podcast. In this episode, I chat about how to set up your shop, when and why you should outsource. 
26:15
February 04, 2020
Big Events- For better or for worse
Big Events- For better or for worse
Hey guys, today's episode is going to be a little shorter than usual. But we are going to talk about how big events can change the way your view on the industry you are looking to start your business in, and the opportunities that going to such events might hold. 
15:12
January 28, 2020
Intro & Recap
Intro & Recap
Hi everyone, in this episode, I talk about how I got into welding and briefly how it helped me decide that this is what I wanted to do for a career. 
32:38
January 13, 2020