Ever wonder how some things are held together? From cars to buildings to many other items, welding has made it possible. In this project you will learn how to identify welding equipment, strike an arc and run a bead. The opportunity to learn simple welding skills await you!

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WE846 Welding

  • Learn how to build, modify or repair steel-based projects
  • Topics include safety, selection of equipment and materials and fabricating techniques with shielded metal arc welding


State Fair

4-H exhibits and competitions are part of the fun of the Missouri State Fair. You won't want to miss this special event; visit the 4-H building to see the projects of our 4-H youth or catch the judging competitions. Whatever your niche, there is something for everyone. Bring the family! The Missouri State Fair is located at the intersection of Highways 50 and 65, and less than 20 miles south of I-70, Sedalia is roughly an hour from Kansas City, Columbia and Jefferson City.