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9780827376144

The Essential Welder: Gas Tungsten Metal Arc Welding

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  • ISBN13:

    9780827376144

  • ISBN10:

    0827376146

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1999-12-15
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Summary

This new book and lab manual combination provides a complete, concise and modern introduction to gas tungsten arc welding! Coverage progresses from the basics of equipment and materials through the essentials of assembly, fabrication, and layout techniques. The book is filled with practical welding exercises; the lab manual adds more of these as well as projects designed to challenge and motivate the user, as well as additional review questions. A practical and real-world approach pervades this book. There is an emphasis on safety, and AWS terminology is used throughout. An Instructor's Guide is available that includes an answer key for all exercises and projects.

Table of Contents

Preface v
Introduction to Gas Tungsten ARC Welding
1(8)
Safety
9(15)
Power Supplies and Welding Currents
24(5)
GTA Welding Torches, Hoses, and Accessories
29(12)
Tungsten
41(11)
Shielding Gas and Flowmeters
52(10)
Filler Metal Selection
62(10)
Welding Symbols
72(19)
Blueprint Reading
91(12)
Layout and Fabrication
103(20)
Qualified and Certified Welders
123(6)
AWS Entry-Level Welder Qualification and Welder Certification
129(7)
Welding Specifications
136(18)
Weld Testing and Inspection
154
Appendix
I. Conversion of Decimal Inches to Millimeters and Fractional Inches to Decimal Inches and Millimeters
169
II. Conversion Factors: U. S. Customary (Standard) Units and Metric Units (SI)
170
III. Welding Codes and Specifications
172

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