The Essential Welder: Gas Tungsten Metal Arc Welding / Edition 1

The Essential Welder: Gas Tungsten Metal Arc Welding / Edition 1

by Larry Jeffus
     
 

ISBN-10: 0827376146

ISBN-13: 9780827376144

Pub. Date: 12/15/1999

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This new text and lab book combination provides a complete, concise and modern introduction to gas tungsten arc welding! Coverage progresses from the basics of equipment and materials through the essentials of assembly, fabrication, and layout techniques. The textbook is filled with practical welding exercises; the lab book adds more of these as well as projects…  See more details below

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This new text and lab book combination provides a complete, concise and modern introduction to gas tungsten arc welding! Coverage progresses from the basics of equipment and materials through the essentials of assembly, fabrication, and layout techniques. The textbook is filled with practical welding exercises; the lab book adds more of these as well as projects designed to challenge and motivate the student, as well as additional review questions. A practical and real-world approach pervades this book. There is an emphasis on safety, and AWS terminology is used throughout. An Instructor's Guide includes an answer key for all exercises and projects.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827376144
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/15/1999
Series:
Essential Welder Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.62(w) x 10.91(h) x 0.49(d)

Table of Contents


SECTION 1 INTERDICTION: Interdiction to GTA Welding. Safety. Power Supplies, and Currents. Torches, Hoses and Nozzles. Tungsten. Shielding Gas and Flow Meters. Filler Metal. Welding Symbols. Layout and Fabrication. Welding Standards. SECTION 2 ASSEMBLY AND SETUP: Equipment Assembly. Equipment Setup. Shielding Gas Setup. Preparation for Welding. Starting an ARC. Setup for Welding Mild Steel. Setup for Welding Stainless Steel. Setup for Welding Aluminum. Setup for Welding Pipe. Setup for Welding Alloys. SECTION 3 FLAT POSITION WELDING: Mild Steel Welding. Stainless Steel Welding. Aluminum Welding. SECTION 4 HORIZONTAL POSITION WELDING: Mild Steel Welding. Stainless Steel Welding. Aluminum Welding. SECTION 5 VERTICAL POSITION WELDING: Mild Steel Welding. Stainless Steel Welding. Aluminum Welding. SECTION 6 OVERHEAD POSITION WELDING: Mild Steel Welding. Stainless Steel Welding. Aluminum Welding. SECTION 7 PIPE WELDING: Horizontal Rolled Position. Horizontal Fixed Position. Vertical Fixed Position. 45 Fixed Position. SECTION 8 WELDER CERTIFICATION: Qualified and Certified Welders. AWS Entry Level Welder Qualification and Welder Certification. Weld Testing & Inspection.

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