WLDG 2453. ADVANCED PIPE WELDING (LECTURE 3, LAB 4). CREDIT 4. WECM.

Advanced topics involving welding of pipe using the shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) process. Topics include electrode selection, equipment setup, and safe shop practices. Emphasis on weld positions 5G and 6G using various electrodes. Students will describe equipment and required pipe preparation and perform 5G and 6G welds using various electrodes. Prerequisite or co-requisite: WLDG 2406, grade "C" or better.