ID1123: Body Shop Welding

Credits 3 Lab Hours 2 Lecture Hours 1 Clinical Hours 0
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Through classroom and/or shop/lab learning and assessment activities, students in this course will: explain gas metal arc welding process (GMAW); demonstrate the safe and correct set up of the GMAW workstation. Correlate GMAW electrode classifications with base metals and joint criteria; demonstrate proper electrode selection and use based on metal types and thicknesses.; produce basic GMAW welds on selected weld joints; and conduct visual inspection and destructive testing of GMAW weld.