WAF 233: Submerged Arc and Flux Core Arc Welding

In this course, students are introduced to the Submerged Arc Welding (SAW) and Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) processes with automated and semi-automated wire feed systems. Safety, set-up, programming, industry applications as well as AC/DC polarities, waveform technology and applications on longitudinal (plate) and circumferential (pipe) are demonstrated.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 2; WAF 232 minimum grade "C"

2021-22 Class offerings by semester

Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Summer 2022
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offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 30
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 30
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 60

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