Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Welding & Fabrication Frequently Asked Questions

To save you time, we are pleased to list some of the most frequently asked questions here. If your question is not listed here, please contact us and we’ll respond promptly.

What does Firewire Welding and Fabrication Inc. weld?

Firewire currently has capabilities for welding all mild steels/low carbon alloys, stainless steels and aluminum. Firewire can also weld certain types of cast alloys whether it is ferrous, or aluminum….

What services does Firewire Welding and Fabrication, Inc. provide?

What services does Firewire Welding and Fabrication, Inc. provide?

Firewire Welding and Fabrication, Inc. is set up to offer offsite or onsite fabrication and mobile welding for commericial, government, and residential applications.

Structural Steel
New and remodel
Shop drawings
Steel stair stringers and treads
Ornamental iron (gates/handrail)
Repair of existing structures
Repair of machinery/equipment
Installation and erection
Welding Procedure Specifications (WPS)…

Do you offer mobile welding?

Absolutely! With our 500 Amp Miller Big Blue 400D Welder/Generator, we can service all of your on-site needs….

What is your service area?

Our primary service area is San Diego and Orange counties, CA.  We can also provide coverage for all of California, for larger projects such as structural steel projects, etc. Standard travel and hotel rates may apply….

Does Firewire do small and or custom parts?

We absolutely can do small run or custom order parts to meet industrial needs and have completed several small part runs already. We offer full service parts production, metal manufacturing, and welding manufacturing. Contact us today for pricing, 760 224 5274…

Is there anything that Firewire does not weld?

Currently Firewire does not perform welding services for:

Pipelines, gas lines, water lines, etc.

Automobiles of any kind or any part, including frames, bumpers, body work, shock mounts, gas tanks, motorcycles, RV’s, trailers, roll cages, artwork, etc. – We apologize for the inconvenience, but our insurance doesn’t cover it and we are not properly set up for it.

Absolutely no lawn and garden equipment, furniture of any kind, light posts/fixtures….

How long has Firewire been in business?

Firewire was founded in 2011 as Firewire Mobile Welding. We have recently expanded our business to handle all types of fabrication requirements and have recently incorporated. Our new name is Firewire Welding and Fabrication, Inc….

Do you offer on-site estimates?

Yes we do. Please call us at (760) 224-5724 or use our Contact Us page. We’ll be happy to give you an estimate….

What materials do you weld?

We are experienced in welding all of the materials listed below. We have over 14 years of experience.

Chrome Moly
High Speed Steel
High Carbon
Low Carbon Steel

How do you inspect your welds?

Before welding, we insure that all pieces are properly aligned to prevent weld stresses. After welds are made, we use visual inspection to assure that all of our welds have the proper dimensioning. Our 14 years of experience minimizes the chances of weld undercut, slag inclusions or weld cracks. If the customer requires additional inspection, we can aid in selecting an inspection service, or even provide inspection for an additional cost….

Can Firewire Welding and Fabrication, Inc. provide a WPS?

Yes! Firewire can provide as many welding procedure specifications as needed and is often included in the contract price, Please call us at (760) 224-5724 or use our Contact Us page. to get started!…