Description

Versatility, speed and low cost make wet-stick welding an attractive method for use in underwater repair and construction. This training manual and reference book contains step-by-step procedures for performing basic manual metal arc welding operations together with information on welding equipment, consumables and safety. Exercises are included.

Readership

Welding engineers

Table of Contents

Introduction to wet-stick welding; Equipment; Electrodes; Health and safety; Welding terminology; Metallurgy; Defects of underwater welds; Underwater welding process parameters; Welder qualifications/welding (procedures); NDT and destructive testing for quality control; Preparing to weld; Index to exercises.

Details

No. of pages:
80
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1990
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
eBook ISBN:
9781845698898
Print ISBN:
9781855730069

About the author

D Keats

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant, UK

Reviews

Versatility, speed and low cost make wet-stick welding an attractive method for use in underwater repair and construction. This training manual and reference book contains step-by-step procedures for performing basic manual metal arc welding operations together with information on welding equipment, consumables and safety. Exercises are included.