WLDG 1421. INTRODUCTION TO WELDING FUNDAMENTALS (LECTURE 3, LAB 4). CREDIT 4. WECM.

This is an introduction to the fundamentals of equipment used in oxyacetylene and arc welding, including welding and cutting safety, basic oxyacetylene welding and cutting, basic arc welding processes and basic metallurgy. Students will demonstrate safety procedures associated with oxyacetylene and arc process; perform basic welds using oxyacetylene and arc welding equipment; and identify ferrous and nonferrous metals.