Nelson Higher Education

Higher Education

Printreading for Welders, 5th Edition

  • Thomas E. Proctor
  • Jonathan F. Gosse
  • ISBN-10: 0826930719
  • ISBN-13: 9780826930712
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2004, 1997
  • COPYRIGHT: 2014 Published
Request a Copy for Review


About the Product

Printreading for Welders is an established text / workbook that presents an introduction to printreading fundamentals, American Welding Society (AWS) welding symbols, and related printreading applications found in the welding and fabrication industry. This new edition includes expanded printreading activities and the latest AWS A2.4 standard symbols for welding, brazing, and nondestructive examination. Pertinent topics are covered with color-enhanced illustrations, detailed prints, and descriptive photos. An essential companion to Welding Skills, Printreading for Welders includes all the printreading and related math content necessary to implement an AWS SENSE-based curriculum.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Weld Prints
Chapter 2: Object Representation
Chapter 3: Related Math
Chapter 4: Welding Symbols
Chapter 5: Joint Design
Chapter 6: Fasteners and Structural Steel
Chapter 7: Welding Processes
Chapter 8: Fillet Welds
Chapter 9: Groove Welds
Chapter 10: Back, Backing, and Melt-Through Welds
Chapter 11: Plug and Slot Welds
Chapter 12: Surfacing Welds
Chapter 13: Edge Welds
Chapter 14: Spot, Seam, and Stud Welds
Chapter 15: Pipe Welding
Chapter 16: Welding Metallurgy
Chapter 17: Nondestructive Examination Symbols
Chapter 18: Trade Tests
Chapter 19: Appendix



All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

Answer Key for Printreading for Welders  (ISBN-10: 0826930727 | ISBN-13: 9780826930729)
Instructor Resource Guide for Printreading for Welders  (ISBN-10: 0826930735 | ISBN-13: 9780826930736)