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2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WLDG 1430 - Introduction to Gas Metal Arc Welding(GMAW)

CIP Code: 48.0508
Credit(s): 4
Principles of gas metal arc welding setup and use of Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) equipment and safe use of tools/equipment. Instruction in various joint designs. Lab fee required. Students will describe welding positions with various joint designs; describe the effects of welding parameters in GMAW; apply safety rules; troubleshoot equipment used, perform visual inspection; weld various types of structural material; and diagnose welding problems. 1

Requisite(s): Take WLDG 1421  
Faculty Consent: N