9:00 am - 9:45 Welding safety. Discussion of electrical safety and identification of hazardous materials and welding conditions.
9:45- 10:15 Types of welding equipment and processes. How to determine which tool and process is best for a particular application. Discussion of SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, GTAW in position and out of position as well as the brief discussion of joining dis-similar materials
10:15- 11:30 GMAW how to check the machine and ensure it is in good working order, adjusting the settings for a particular job. Good practice and posture, welding 16g hot rolled steels.
11:30- 12:00 FCAW peculiarities of FCAW compared to GMAW. How to adjust and use FCAW wire feed machines.
12:00- 1:00 GTAW welding (TIG) Troubleshooting and adjusting a machine. Selecting the correct electrode Good practice and posture. Differences between welding aluminum and steel, types of aluminum and thier applications.
1:00-2:00 Exotic welding problems, thick to thin materials, welding dis-similar material together.
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