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Welding Skills, 4th Edition

  • B. J. Moniz
  • R. T. Miller
  • ISBN-10: 0826929923
  • ISBN-13: 9780826929921
  • 0 Pages | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2003, 1996, 1994
  • COPYRIGHT: 2010 Published
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About the Product

Welding Skills provides comprehensive coverage of welding safety, the major welding and cutting processes with skill-building exercises, essential metallurgy, welding symbols, weld evaluation and testing, and much more. All content is clearly presented in a heavily illustrated format for easy comprehension. American Welding Society (AWS) terms and definitions are used throughout the textbook.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Welding Safety
Chapter 2: Joint Design and Welding Terms
Chapter 3: Oxyacetylene Welding (OAW)
Chapter 4: Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
Chapter 5: Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)
Chapter 6: Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
Chapter 7: Flux-Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Chapter 8: Oxyfuel, Plasma Arc, and CAC-A Cutting
Chapter 9: Pipe Welding
Chapter 10: Other Welding and Joining Processes
Chapter 11: Weld Evaluation and Testing
Chapter 12: Welding Technology
Chapter 13: Welding Metallurgy
Chapter 14: Weldability of Metals
Chapter 15: Dissimilar Metal Welding
Chapter 16: Welding Symbols

New to this edition

  • Features an expanded chapter on welding safety, a new chapter, "Dissimilar Metal Welding", and the integration of AWS SENSE recommended content where appropriate throughout the textbook. Each welding process module has been updated to include the latest equipment, simplified explanations of operating theory, and helpful charts to assist with electrode and shielding gas selection.
  • Expanded coverage of the latest welding equipment, procedures, and materials and Gas Metal Arc Welding, Gas Tungsten Arc Welding, and Flux Cored Arc Welding.
  • Contains a CD-ROM designed as a self-study aid to enhance book content. It includes interactive chapter Quick Quizzes®, an Illustrated Glossary, Media Clips, Welding Resources, and Reference Material.


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

Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Resource Guide for Welding Skills 4e  (ISBN-10: 0826929958 | ISBN-13: 9780826929952)