WAF 124: Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding
This course covers the SMAW process using AC (Alternating Current) and DCEP (Direct Current Electrode Positive). Welding theories of various weld joints in the horizontal, vertical and overhead positions and tubular materials are addressed. This class also includes instruction and practice on more advanced welding techniques, electrode classification, electrode identification, proper applications as well as welding codes and standards in the welding industry. The title of this course was previously Welding IV Advanced ARC (SMAW).
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; WAF 112 minimum grade "C"
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