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WAF 140: Inspection and Testing

In this course, students are introduced to the most common types of weld inspection and testing methods. Destructive testing methods include bend tests, tensile pulls, charpy V notch and macro etch tests with non-destructive methods focusing on visual, dye penetrant, ultrasonic, magnetic particle and radiographic testing. Welding code acceptance criteria will be interpreted and applied to testing methods where applicable.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 1; WAF 109, WAF 125 and WAF 126, minimum grade "C"

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