Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

WELD 1060 Vertical Shielded Metal Arc Welding (2-4-4)

Introduces the major theory, safety practices, and techniques required for shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) in the vertical position. Qualification tests , vertical position, are used in the evaluation of student progress toward making industrial standard welds. Topics include: vertical SMAW safety and health practices, selection and applications of electrodes for vertical SMAW, vertical SMAW joints, and vertical SMAW to specification.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: WELD 1040, WELD 1050

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