2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jan 30, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

INWE 30060 - Butt Joint without Back Plate Vertical Down

0.33 CR
In this module, the welding student will develop the knowledge and skills to perform an open-root butt joint in strict accordance with American Welding Society standards. The weld will be produced on a three-eighths inch plate utilizing E6010 electrodes.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Select the correct machine, amperage, polarity, and size electrodes for a given weld application.
  2. Produce various out-of-position SMAW welded joints.
  3. Identify various weld defects and their characteristics.
  4. Execute correct metal preparation for open root groove welds.