WELD 0060. Welding Metallurgy

Units: 3
Prerequisite: Completion of WELD 25 or 50 with grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Completion of CHEM A with grade of "C" or better
Hours: 90 (36 lecture, 54 laboratory)
Exploration of the production and properties of ferrous metals used in the welding industry. The chemical and physical properties of metals, crystallization, and theoretical concepts of alloying. Laboratory experiments in metal identification, hardness and destructive testing, heat treating, sample preparation, and microphotography. (CSU)