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One test beats out 100 opinions. Cut and etch testing of a multi pass fillet weld using 7018 stick electrodes
Stick Welding with 3/16" 7018 electrodes on a multi pass fillet weld
Whether its a vertical weld or laying flat on the bench, the same techniques apply, but getting comfortable can be the main thing. The ABC's of welding are ...Always Be comfortable
The ABCs of welding are Always BE Comfortable. Finding a way to prop when you are welding overhead can be the main issue and makes a big difference. Sometimes you might even need to use a clamp to prop on . whatever it takes to get comfortable.