GAS METAL ARC WELDING II

  • Program: Welding and Metal Fabrication
  • Course: Gas Metal Arc Welding II
  • Course #: WLDG1140
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

Students will learn how to produce square groove and fillet butt, lap and T-joint welds in the flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions to the Guided Test Bend standard. Students will also be able to produce single V-groove butt joint welds in the horizontal and vertical position to the Guided Bend Test standard. The effect of shielding gases on metal transfer will be examined. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Produce square groove and fillet butt, lap and T-joint welds in the vertical down position
Produce square groove and fillet butt, lap and T-joint welds in the vertical up position
Examine the effect of shielding gases on metal transfer
Produce square groove and fillet butt, lap and T-joint welds in the overhead position
Produce single V-groove butt joint welds in the horizontal position
Produce single V-groove butt joint welds in the horizontal position to Guided Bend Test standard
Produce single V-groove butt joint weld in the vertical down position
Produce single V-groove butt joint weld in the vertical down position to Guided Bend Test standard
Apply square and single groove welds to produce lab project

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  WLDG1135 and WLDG1181 or instructor approval
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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