This course introduces the shielded metal arc (stick) welding process. Emphasis is placed on padding, fillet, and groove welds in various positions with SMAW electrodes. Upon completion, students should be able to perform SMAW fillet and groove welds on carbon plate with prescribed electrodes.
Total Class Credits:
5 Class Credits: 2 Lab Credits: 9 Clinic Credits: 0
See Wake Tech's Welding Technology program for additional courses and educational offerings.