Additional items like beanies and welding caps used keep dust out of the welder’s hair and scalp are great for soaking up sweat. A cap adds extra protection from sparks or flying spatter when welding in difficult positions, such as overhead. Some of the nicer beanies also cover the ears.
Several brands of welding protection and safety accessories are available. Go to any of the following sites to view auto-darkening helmets and other products described above.
Miller Electric Mfg. Co.