Metal Fabrication Technology for Agriculture / Edition 2

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Overview


Metal Fabrication Technology for Agriculture presents readers with a fast-paced, yet easy-to-understand introduction to must-know welding processes and techniques. Focusing squarely on agricultural welding applications, each section of this full-color book begins by introducing readers to the equipment and materials to be used in the process. Complete instructions for setup in preparation for welding are also included. Remaining chapters in the section allow readers to concentrate on mastering individual welding techniques in various applications and positions. Extensive coverage of brazing and specialized nonmetallic fabrication is designed to lead readers step-by-step in developing the skills necessary for welding all types of agricultural machinery. Up close shots of actual welds and proven-effective learning aids have also been built into every chapter, making this how-to and reference manual a key resource for today's farmers, ranchers, and students participating in agriculture education programs throughout the country.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781435498570
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 1/19/2010
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 580
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author


Larry F. Jeffus has over forty years experience as a dedicated classroom teacher and is the author of several Delmar Cengage Learning welding publications. Prior to retiring from teaching, Professor Jeffus taught at Eastfield College, part of the Dallas County Community College District. Since retiring from full-time teaching, he remains very active in the welding community, especially in the field of education. He serves on several welding program technical advisory committees and has visited high school, college, and technical campuses in more than forty states and four foreign countries. Professor Jeffus was selected as Outstanding Post-Secondary Technical Educator in the State of Texas by the Texas Technical Society. Professor Jeffus has served for six years as a board member on the Texas Workforce Investment Council in the Texas Governor's office where he works to develop a skilled workforce and bring economic development to the state. He is a member of the Apprenticeship Project Leadership Team where he helps establish apprenticeship training programs for Texas, and he has made numerous trips to Washington lobbying for vocational and technical education. Larry F. Jeffus holds a Bachelor of Science Degree and has completed post graduate studies.
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Table of Contents


Preface Features of the Text Acknowledgements About the Author Index of Experiments and Practices Chapter 1: Introduction to Agricultural Welding and Fabrication Chapter 2: Safety in Welding and Fabrication Chapter 3: Oxyfuel Welding and Cutting Equipment, Setup, and Operation Chapter 4: Oxyacetylene Welding Chapter 5: Soldering and Brazing Chapter 6: Oxyacetylene Cutting Chapter 7: Plasma Arc Cutting Chapter 8: Shielded Metal Arc Equipment, Setup, and Operation Chapter 9: Shielded Metal Arc Welding of Plate Chapter 10: Shielded Metal Arc Welding of Pipe Chapter 11: Gas Metal Arc Welding Equipment, Setup, and Operation Chapter 12: Gas Metal Arc Welding Chapter 13: Flux Cored Arc Welding Equipment, Setup, and Operation Chapter 14: Flux Cored Arc Welding Chapter 15: Filler Metal Selection Chapter 16: Weldability of Metals Chapter 17: Welding Joint Design, Welding Symbols, and Fabrication Chapter 18: Plastic and Other Nonmetallic Fabrication Techniques Appendix Bilingual Glossary Index
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