Flashcards in Welding Deck (14)
what is SMAW?
shielded metal arc welding or stick welding
what is MIG welding?
metal inert gas
what is FCAW?
flux core arc welding
what is TIG?
tungsten arc welding
what type of electricty does MIG welding use?
what are the most common wire for MIG welding?
.023, .030, .035, .045
what are the three types of gases used with MIG welding?
argon, carbon dioxide, helium
what color is the oxy acetylene hose?
what color is the oxygen hose?
what type of weld, electrically, does car battery welding function?
which type of welding is used around the world?
stick/SMAW (shielded metal arc welding)
what do the first two digits on a welding rod represent?
tensile strength. 60,000. 70,000
what does the third digit represent?
the position the rod can be used in. 1- all positions (flat, horizontal fillet, vertical up, vertical down, overhead) 2- flat, horizontal fillet. 3- flat. 4- flat, horizontal fillet, vertical down, overhead