WELD 41 : Advanced Welding I

Credits

3

Class Hours

2 lecture and 2 lecture/lab

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in WELD 20 and WELD 66.

Comments

May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.

Semester Offered

Spring

Description

This course covers introduction to safe practices, setup, and operation of Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) equipment. Our students will use GTAW in steel and aluminum, sheet metal and mild steel plate in flat, butt, and tee positions. We will also cover out of position welding using GTAW or MIG in vertical and overhead positions. Emphasis will be on practice and production of assemblies and coupons to be examined and tested according to Section 8 AWS SENSE QC10.