Welcome to Jim Appley’s Tru-Arc

You dream it, we build it.

Jim Appley’s Tru-Arc is a custom welding, fabrication, and machining shop located in Clearwater, Florida. We take jobs of any size — from the smallest repair, to the largest custom fabrication and machining jobs. Our team of experienced tradesmen know how to get the job done.


A place that’s been there forever . All your welding and fabrication. On site or at your location. Small company with a handful of dedicated employees.
Chris Day, Florida

Capable of fabricating, punching out, or bending, or welding together anything for all types of needs. Jake and his team are dedicated to quality and practicality for their customers.

Race Walker, Florida


Mig, tig, or stick – we can handle any welding job big or small.

Custom Metal Fabrication

Need something custom created? That’s our specialty.

Trailer Build & Repair

From custom trailers builds, to simple repairs – we have you covered.


We can create almost anything out of metal – find out more!