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INWE 55020 - Fabricating a Project

0.50 CR
In this module, the welding student will develop the knowledge and skills to design and fabricate a welding project that has a practical application geared towards the modern industry. Each project fabricated will include a drawing that incorporates welding symbols. The student’s project will be critiqued with standards set by the welding industry.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify different views of a blueprint.
  2. Describe and illustrate weld symbols.
  3. Execute fabrication techniques utilizing industry equipment such as saws, grinders, drills, weld equipment.
  4. Identify various weld defects and their characteristics.
  5. Execute correct metal preparation for the process selected.
  6. Describe hard surfacing procedures and uses.
  7. Apply cast iron pre/post weld learned techniques.
  8. Describe the hardness of various materials and hardness testing.
  9. Identify tool steel numbering and hardness.
  10. Execute welding techniques used for tool steels.
  11. Demonstrate the ability to repair broken tooling utilizing GTAW tool steel.