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Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Handbook / Edition 6

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Handbook / Edition 6

by William H. Minnick, Mark A. Prosser
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Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Handbook combines hundreds of full-color illustrations with easy-to-understand instructions. The text explains the features of the gas tungsten arc welding process and teaches the proper procedures for welding a variety of base metals in all positions.
• Prepares students for taking the Written Knowledge and Workmanship Performance Tests for Module 7 of AWS SENSE Level 1–Entry Welder certification.
• Includes specific procedures for welding many types of metals.
• Contains easy-to-understand explanations of weld defects and corrective actions.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781605257938
Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Publisher
Publication date: 06/18/2012
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 582,960
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 16 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Process     7
GTAW Process Operation and Safety     15
Equipment     27
Auxiliary Equipment and Systems     43
Shielding Gases and Regulation Equipment     73
Filler Materials     81
Weld Joints and Weld Types     87
Tooling     101
Equipment Setup     113
Manual Welding Techniques     117
Procedure for Manual Welding Aluminum     133
Procedure for Manual Welding Magnesium     147
Procedure for Manual Welding Copper and Copper Alloys     153
Procedure for Manual Welding Steel and Steel Alloys     161
Procedure for Manual Welding Stainless Steel     167
Procedure for Manual Welding Nickel, Nickel Alloys, and Cobalt Alloys     177
Procedure for Manual Welding Titanium     183
Procedure for Manual Welding Pipe     189
Procedure for Manual Welding Dissimilar Metals     203
Semiautomatic Welding     213
Automatic Welding     227
Quality Control / Inspection     231
Weld Repair     241
Qualification and Certification     247
Estimating Cost     251
Reference Section     255
Glossary of Welding Terms     268
Index     279

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