2020-2021 College Catalog

WELD 1020 Oxyacetylene Welding

Introduces the fundamental theory safety practices equipment and techniques necessary to perform basic oxyacetylene welding operations. Topics include: welding theory; oxyacetylene welding safety; use of gas cylinders and regulators; use of torches tips and apparatus; welding without filler rods; running beads with filler rods; butt open butt and lap joints; and brazing and soldering. Practice in the laboratory is provided.