Welding: Principles & Practices

Hardcover | July 8, 2011

byEdward Bohnart

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This text introduces students to a solid background in the basic principles and practices of welding. It first introduces fundamental theory of the welding process (gas arc, semi-automatic, automatic, and robotic welding) and then provides practice jobs so students develop manipulative skills and technical understanding. Metals and their welding characteristics, safety practices, welding symbols, and the fundamentals of print reading are all covered.

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This text introduces students to a solid background in the basic principles and practices of welding. It first introduces fundamental theory of the welding process (gas arc, semi-automatic, automatic, and robotic welding) and then provides practice jobs so students develop manipulative skills and technical understanding. Metals and t...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:11.2 × 8.5 × 1.7 inPublished:July 8, 2011Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0073373710

ISBN - 13:9780073373713

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Table of Contents

Unit 1: Introduction to Welding and Oxyfuel

Chapter 1: History of Welding

Chapter 2: Industrial Welding

Chapter 3: Steel and Other Metals

Chapter 4: Basic Joints and Welds

Chapter 5: Gas Welding

Chapter 6: Flame Cutting Principles

Chapter 7: Flame Cutting Practice: Jobs 7-J1-J3

Chapter 8: Gas Welding Practice: Jobs 8-J1-J38

Chapter 9: Braze Welding and Advanced Gas Welding Practice: Jobs 9-J39-J53

Chapter 10: Soldering and Brazing Principles and Practice: Jobs 10-J54-J55

Unit 2: Shielded Metal Arc Welding

Chapter 11: Shielded Metal Arc Welding Principles

Chapter 12: Shielded Metal Arc Welding Electrodes

Chapter 13: Shielded Metal Arc Welding Practice: Jobs 13-J1-J28

Chapter 14: Shielded Metal Arc Welding Practice: Jobs 14-J26-J42

Chapter 15: Shielded Metal Arc Welding Practice: Jobs 15-J43-J55 (Plate)

Chapter 16: Pipe Welding and Shielded Metal Arc Welding Practice: Jobs 16-J1-J17 (Pipe)

Unit 3: Arc Cutting and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

Chapter 17: Arc Cutting Principle and Arc Cutting Practice: Jobs 17-J1-J7

Chapter 18: Gas Tungsten Arc and Plasma Arc Welding Principles

Chapter 19: Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Practice: Jobs 19-J1-J19 (Plate)

Chapter 20: Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Practice: Jobs 20-J1-J17 (Pipe)

Unit 4: Gas Metal Arc, Flux Cored Arc and Submerged Arc Welding

Chapter 21: Gas Metal Arc and Flux Cored Arc Welding Principles

Chapter 22: Gas Metal Arc Welding Practice with Solid and Metal Core Wire: Jobs 22 J1-J23 (Plate)

Chapter 23: Flux Cored Arc Welding Practice (Plate), Submerged Arc Welding, and Related Processes: Jobs FCAW-G Jobs 22 J1-11, FCAW-S Jobs 22-1-12, SAW 22-1

Chapter 24: Gas Metal Arc Welding Practice: Jobs 22-J1-J15 (Pipe)

Unit 5: High Energy Beams, Automation, Robotics, and Weld Shop Management

Chapter 25: High Energy Beams and Related Welding and Cutting Process Principles

Chapter 26: General Equipment for Welding Shops

Chapter 27: Automatic and Robotic Arc Welding Equipment

Chapter 28: Joint Design, Testing, and Inspection

Chapter 29: Reading Shop Drawings

Chapter 30: Welding Symbols

Chapter 31: Welding and Bonding of Plastics

Chapter 32: Safety

Appendixes

A: Conversion Tables

B: Illustrated Guide to Welding Terminology

C: Welding Abbreviation List

D: Major Agencies Issuing Codes, Specifications, and Associations

E: Sources of Welding Information

F: Metric Conversion Information for the Welding Industry

Glossary

Index