SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING II

  • Program: Welding and Metal Fabrication
  • Course: Shielded Metal Arc Welding II
  • Course #: WLDG1320
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

In this course, students will learn how to produce three-bead T-joint fillet welds, T-joint and lap joint fillet welds and butt joint square -groove welds. Students will also be able to deposit E6010 pad of beads and stringer beads. Electrode selection, power sources, destructive testing and distortion control will be included. 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 three-bead fillet welds in T-joints in the horizontal position
Perform destructive test on fillet welds in T-joints in the horizontal position
Deposit pad of beads in the horizontal position
Produce square-groove welds in butt joints in the horizontal position
Perform destructive test on square-groove welds in butt joints in the horizontal position
Select electrodes
Produce fillet welds in lap joints in the vertical up position
Produce fillet welds in T-joints in the vertical up position
Produce three-bead fillet welds in T-joints in the vertical up position with 2 weave beads
Produce square-groove welds in butt joints in the vertical up position
Perform destructive test on square-groove welds in butt joints in the vertical up position
Determine power sources
Produce fillet welds in lap joints in the overhead position
Produce three-bead fillet welds in T-joints in the overhead position
Perform destructive test on fillet welds in T-joints in the overhead position
Produce square-groove welds in butt joints in the overhead position
Describe distortion control

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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