Finding a gift for the welder in your life isn’t always the easiest. When buying Christmas gifts for men, you’re better off buying a gift they see as more useful. Though men love gadgets and electronics, you cannot underestimate the comfort of a stylish dark green denim welding shirt or a fun coffee mug that makes them laugh every morning.
We scoured to find a wide variety of welder Christmas gifts. You should be able to find at least one that is fitting for the welder in your life.
Shop our choices for 12 best welder Christmas gifts ideas!
#1. Welding Backpack – Revco Industries GB100 BSX Extreme Gear Pack with Helmet Catch[aawp box=”B004D5T02M”]
The best welding backpack in our review is the Revco Industries GB100 BSX Extreme Gear Pack with Hemet Catch. The welding backpack is designed with multiple compartments for all your welding hood accessories up to 50 pounds. Its quick-action helmet catch should fit most custom welding helmets. Besides your helmet, it also carries welding hood accessories like your gloves, grinders, tools, and consumables.
The Revco welding backpack is durable and designed with reinforced side pockets to prevent breakage. Though it’s durable, its back is also padded for full comfort.
When not working welding job sites, you can use this welding backpack as a normal travel bag. Its lightweight and weighs only 3.5 pounds for easy carrying.
#2. Welding Helmet Stickers – Funny Helmet Stickers: 10 Sticker Value Pack[aawp box=”B01LXCNIYI”]
Welding stickers can either make you a cool welding helmet with them or you can even place them on your toolbox or gear.
The welding helmet sticker pack includes:
- “I’ll be nicer if you’ll be smarter”
- “Warning To Avoid Danger, Do Not Tell Me How to Do My Job”
- “I Make Sh!t happen”
- “If you Like Having Hands, Don’t Touch my Tools!”
- “Danger, Stupid Kills”
- “Skilled Labor Isn’t Cheap. “Cheap Labor Isn’t Skilled”
- “Your Lack of Planning Is Not My Emergency”
- American Flag stickers
The welding stickers are made in the USA and have a lifetime money back guarantee. I think these would be terrific stocking stuffer Christmas gifts for welders and their friends.
#3. Welding Decals – Punisher Skull 5.5 x 4 Inch Thin Green Line Tattered Subdued Us Flag. 3M Highly Reflective Vinyl Decal[aawp box=”B01N40FTDF”]
The Punisher Skull welding decal is 5 x 4 x 0.2 inches. The stocker represents the men, women, and families who are serving in the military. Its thin green line on the welding decal pays respect to Park Rangers, Federal Agents, Environmental Services Personnel, and US Border Patrol.
#4. Welding Hood Keychain – 3dRose Welder That is All Machine Using A Welding Tool – Key Chains, 2.25″ x 2.25″, Set of 2[aawp box=”B06X99ZXD5″]
The 3dRose is a colorful welding hood keychain made in the USA. The image of the welder with helmet and torch is printed on both sides of the welding keychain. The high gloss finish is printed on heavy duty durable plastic. Since it comes in a two-pack, maybe buy the keychains for Valentine’s day gifts for welders in your life?
#5. Welding Umbrella – Black Stallion UB150 FR Industrial Umbrella And Tripod Stand Combo Set[aawp box=”B0058JPXE6″]
The Black Stallion UB150 FR Industrial Welding Umbrella with tripod is highly rated. It’s made with water and flame-resistant vinyl. The welding umbrella protects you from the sun and rain. The tripod stand is made with heavy steel and comes with an easily foldable nylon carrying bag.
#6. Best Shirts for Welding is Denim – Wrangler Men’s Cowboy Cut Western Two Pocket Long Sleeve Snap Workshirt[aawp box=”B07N6W8TG6″]
The Wrangler Men’s Cowboy Cut Western is one of the best shirts for welding because of its denim.
Best Welding Clothes Characteristics
- Wear heavyweight clothing like denim welding shirt that’s cotton or polyester. Do not wear synthetic blend clothing as they can burn quickly. It needs to protect you from the hot spark and metal, and UV radiation.
- Long-sleeved shirts with button collar and cuffs to protect your arms and neck. Darker colors block light reflection.
The Wrangler Cowboy Cut Western is a 100% cotton denim welding shirt with long-sleeve twill finish. If you’re like me, you think all denim welding shirts must be a stonewashed color. On the contrary, Wrangler makes the Cowboy Cut Western in 14 different colors from khaki to red to antique blue or black. The colors make you feel like you’re wearing custom welding shirts. They only come in solid vs plaid welding shirts.
#7. Welding Overalls – Dickies Men’s 7 1/2 Ounce Twill Deluxe Long Sleeve Coverall[aawp box=”B000N8S1SM”]
The Dickies Men’s long-sleeve welding overalls are the best in our reviews. It’s made with 65% polyester and 35% cotton. Dickies designed it with a heavy brass zipper on the back and front pockets.
The welding overalls come in olive green, dark navy, light grey, and black. They also come in a wide variety of sizes from regular sizes, tall sizes, and 2x large. It’s advised to get a size slightly larger for shrinking after multiple washes.
#8. Welding T-Shirts – Welder Shirt American Flag Welding Hood[aawp box=”B077J5318K”]
The American hood welding T-shirt is very patriotic and cool. The shirt is 90% cotton and 10% polyester and machine washable. It comes in both men and women sizes in either black or navy. The sizes range from small to as big as 2XL for men. For women, it ranges from small to extra-large. The patriotic welding t-shirt is a lightweight classic fit.
#9. Ironworker Belt Buckle – Iron Worker Trades Occupation Pewter Belt Buckle[aawp box=”B002EY5WWG”]
The ironworker belt buckle is made of hand-poured pewter. It has a picture on the buckle featuring two ironworkers on the job. The ironworker belt buckle measures 3 inches and 2.25 inches.
#10. Lego Welder Mini Figure – LEGO Minifigures Series 11 Welder Mini Figure[aawp box=”B00EYL8JO0″]
The Lego welder mini-figure is a cute Christmas gift for the kids of a welder. The cut Lego welder is a small 1 x 1 x 2 and weighs 0.32 ounces. It’s a great add-on Lego figurine.
#11. Welder Coffee Mug – Welder – Call Me Bad@ss Gift Coffee Mug Tea Cup in White[aawp box=”B017DSNIZA”]
The welder coffee mug weighs 11 ounces and made of white ceramic. It says, “WELDER, My Official Title Most People Call Me, BAD@SS.” The welder coffee mug is dishwasher and microwave safe for long-lasting use.
#12. Best Generator for Welding – Miller Electric Bobcat 250 Generator[aawp box=”B007FHVBJA”]
The Miller Electric Bobcat 250 is the best generator for welding in our review. The 12-gallon fuel tank will generator up to 11,000 watts of rated power. Its 100% duty cycle is 24v rated output with 40-250 amp range. The AC and DC modes help deliver smooth welds flat and flush.
The Bobcat 250 will work with the best multi-process welder for MIG, TIG, flux-core, stick, and plasma cutting. It can be used for industrial job site under extreme hot or cold conditions.
What also makes the Miller Bobcat 250 the best generator for welding is the TrueBlue 3-year warranty on parts and labor.
If you still can’t find the perfect welder Christmas gift, then the best thing you can always do is ask. The unique gifts reviewed are perfect for the welder in your life.