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A guide to welding resources.
Last Updated: Dec 13, 2013 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates
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    Welcome to the Welding LibGuide

    This guide provides links to some of our key welding resources. Please explore this guide and don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

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    Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) (20:00)

    Also referred to as “MIG” (metal inert gas) welding, GMAW creates an arc with a solid wire fed through a MIG gun and melted to form a weld. This video guides students through the basics of gas metal arc welding, which is often used in automotive, structural, and production manufacturing. Helping students identify the correct duty cycle for the job at hand, the video explains the function and specifications of the electrode or “filler wire” as well as the other GMAW tool components. Safety, transfer modes, general setup procedures, laying and reading beads, and other topics are featured. A troubleshooting segment helps deal with problems like an erratic puddle, excessive spatter, porosity, poor penetration, and excessive penetration, with advanced GMAW techniques also explored. Correlates to all National CTE Organizational Standards (including the provisions of the Perkins Act). A viewable/printable instructor’s guide is available online. A Shopware Production. A part of the series Welding Processes and Fundamentals. (23 minutes)

    Off campus users click on this link to view video.


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    Schaum's Quick Guide to Writing Great Research Papers - Laurie Rozakis
    Call Number: eBook LB1047.3 .R69 2007eb
    ISBN: 9780071511223
    Publication Date: 2007-01-01

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    The College Student's Research Companion - Arlene Rodda Quaratiello; Jane Devine
    Call Number: Z710 .Q37 2011
    ISBN: 1555707297
    Publication Date: 2010-11-01

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    Secrets of Top Students - Stefanie Weisman
    Call Number: eBook LB1049 .W445 2013eb
    ISBN: 9781402280818
    Publication Date: 2013-05-07


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