Book-Pipe Welding Procedures, 2nd Ed.
Model #: BK-PWP
By Hoosbasar Rampaul 2003, 6 X 9 illustrated hardcover 256 pages OVERVIEW A standard reference for decades, this new edition of Pipe Welding Procedures continues to reinforce the welder's understanding of procedure. Drawing on his extensive practical and teaching experience in the field, the author describes in detail the manipulating procedures used to weld pipe joints. Readers will find useful information on heat input and distribution, essentials of shielded metal-arc technology, distortion, pipe welding defects, welding safety, essentials of welding metallurgy, and qualification of the welding procedure and the welder. CONTENTS Essentials of Shielded Metal-Arc Welding Technology Heat Input and Distribution Preparation of the Pipe Joint Uphill Welding the Root Bead on Heavy-Wall Pipe (5G Position) Welding the Root Bead by the Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Process The Intermediate and Cover Passes Welding Thin Wall Pipe Horizontal Pipe Welding (2G) Welding Complicated Pipe Joints Introduction to Welding