Aug 07, 2020  
Catawba Valley Community College 2017-2018 General Catalog 
    
Catawba Valley Community College 2017-2018 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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WLD 132 - GTAW (TIG) Plate/Pipe


Class Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 6
Clinical/Work Exp. Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

This course is designed to enhance skills with the gas tungsten arc (TIG) welding process. Topics include setup, joint preparation, and electrode selection with emphasis on manipulative skills in all welding positions on plate and pipe. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW welds with prescribed electrodes and filler materials on various joint geometry.

Prerequisites : WLD 131 . Corequisites: None.



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