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WLD 105 - Print Reading II

Lecture Hours: 1 Lab Hours: 0 Credits: 1

Description: This course includes print reading, including welding symbols and their applications to pipe fabrication. Basic sketching of piping symbols, single line and double line pipe drawings, material estimating, template layout and how templates are used in pipe layouts are included.

Prerequisite(s): Take WLD 103  
Course Topics:
  • Basic Welding Symbols
  • Basic Joint Designs
  • Types of Inspections for Weld Joints

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • Flip Front Welding Hood (#10 Lens)
  • Welding Goggles (#5 Lens)
  • Cotton Long Sleeve Shirt
  • High Top Leather Boots
  • 10” Channel Lock Pliers
  • Long Welding Gloves
  • Cotton Welders Cap
  • Clear Safety Glasses
  • Cotton Pants without Cuffs
  • Tip Cleaners
  • Short TIG Gloves
  • 14” Half-Round File
  • Pencil with Eraser
  • Sketching Paper
  • Steel Tape or 6’ Folding Ruler

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A = 90 - 100
B = 80 - 89
C = 70 - 79
D = 60 - 69
F =   0 - 59

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Read and interpret welding symbols and general abbreviations on a basic to moderately skilled blueprint.
  2. Read and interpret basic joint designs pertaining to welding fabrication.
  3. Read and interpret your basic pipe welding symbols.
  4. Determine type of inspection and test for multiple welded joints as well as explaining common inspection and testing practices.
  5. Identify multiple types of weld depending on the symbols such as plug welds, slot welds, surfacing welds, and flange welds.
  6. Differentiate between preferred and non-preferred weld symbols.
  7. Differentiate between location and weld placement according to the basic symbols.

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