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Photo by Dana Pavek Wadena-Deer Creek junior Thane Swisse, left, tries virtual welding in Richard Muckala's metals class at WDC High School.

WDC students try 'virtual welding'

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Wadena-Deer Creek students experienced welding without igniting a spark, according to a press release sent to the Pioneer Journal.

Central Lakes College welding instructor Mike Reeser brought the college's Lincoln Electric Vrtex 360 welding simulator to "Industrial Arts" classes at Wadena-Deer Creek High School the last week of school. The welding machine helps students establish proper hand motions.


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