206.072 Gas metal arc welding
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, LU, 4.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: LU Laboratory Exercise

Aim of course

Introduction into the subject welding technology, basic knowledge about welding technology, manufacturing, and testing, practical experiences in gas metal arc welding

Subject of course

Safety and security, welding processes, introduction into gas metal arc welding (MAG, MIG, filler wire, TIG), gas welding and cutting, cutting and weld preparation, welding positions and joint preparation, quality control during production, practical exercises: welding procedure specification, education of welders, welding equipment, measurement, control, and registration of welding data, types of defects and evaluation, welding laboratory, welding exam (MAG or TIG), autogenous welding and cutting, TIG or metal arc welding (MIG/MAG, solid, filler wire), demonstrations: autogenous welding and cutting, brazing, plasma welding and cutting, submerged arc welding, resistance welding, friction welding, electron beam welding, laser welding, other welding processes



Course dates

Wed15:00 - 17:0010.10.2018 Prechtlsaal, Karlsplatz 13, ground floorRegistration only at the introduction lecture

Examination modalities

Written, oral, and practical exam

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
10.10.2018 15:00 10.10.2018 17:00

Registration modalities:

Compulsory attendance at the introduction lecture!



Lecture notes for this course are available. Kopishop der TU Wien


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