WLDG 1435. INTRODUCTION TO PIPE WELDING (LECTURE 3, LAB 4). CREDIT 4. WECM.

This is an introduction to welding of pipe using the shielded metal arc welding process, including electrode selection, equipment setup, and safe shop practices. Emphasis is placed on weld positions 1G and 2G using various electrodes. Students will describe equipment and require pipe preparation and perform 1G and 2G welds using various electrodes. Prerequisite or co-requisite: WLDG 1457.