WLDG 2406. INTERMEDIATE PIPE WELDING (LECTURE 3, LAB 4). CREDIT 4. WECM.

This is a comprehensive course on the welding of pipe using the shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) process. Position of welds will be 1G, 2G, 5G and 6G using various electrodes. Topics covered include electrode selection, equipment setup and safe shop practices. Students will describe equipment and require pipe preparation. Students will perform 1G, 2G, 5G and 6G welds using various electrodes. Prerequisite or co-requisite: WLDG 1435.