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WAF 131: Thermal Cutting, Gouging and Weld Repair

In this course, students are introduced to the following cutting and gouging processes: Oxy-fuel cutting (OFC), Gouging, Plasma Arc Cutting (PAC), Plasma Arc Gouging, Carbon Arc Cutting (CAC), Carbon Arc Gouging, Oxygen Lance Cutting and Gouging. These processes will be applied to plate, sheet metal and pipe.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; WAF 109 minimum grade "C"

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