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WELD 185 - Automotive Welding


2 hrs (Sem I, II)
A course designed to introduce students to welding practices commonly performed within and automotive repair environment. Course coverage will include: overview, setup, usage, maintenance, and troubleshooting associated with MIG and TIG welding, plasma cutting, oxy-acetylene heating and cutting, personal protection equipment, safety, destructive testing, MIG welding plug welds on 18 gauge or thinner mild steel, as well as a basic overview of the different types of metals commonly used in the construction of automobiles. 4 laboratory hours.