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Jurandir Primo, PE
This course brings practical concepts for Welding & Cutting Shielding Gases – Practical Guidelines, in a very important didactic form, suited for everyone, beginners, students, technicians, engineers, contractors and all interested professionals, working or not, with metal production, manufacturing, Civil and Mechanical Engineering. The concepts of this course are divided in 7 basic sections as follows: Introduction, Welding Gases Types and Basic Concepts, Welding & Cutting Equipment Installation, Welding & Cutting Basic Processes, Gas Handling and Transport, Welding & Cutting Materials and Links & References, properly illustrated and clearly distributed in 36 pages. The subject of this course is to show important guidelines according to ANSI/AWS A5.32/A5. 32M standards. Gas shielded arc welding processes include: manual, semiautomatic, mechanized, and automatic gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), flux cored arc welding (FCAW), electrogas welding (EGW), and plasma arc welding (PAW). Gases may be supplied in either gaseous or liquid form, but when used in welding is always in the gaseous form.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
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