The Art of Welding
by WA Vause

Published by Special Interest Model Books Ltd, Dorset England

Softcover
150 x 210mm
95pp

R.R.P.$19.90

ISBN 978-085242-846-7

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Extract from back cover of book:

Welding, by oxy-acetylene or electric arc, is a skill in increasing demand and one which the basics can be learned without great difficulty. In this book W.A. Vause, who has spent 40 years as a welder and several as welding instructor at Queen Elizabeth College for the Disabled, sets out the basic techniques for oxy-acetylene welding, brazing, flame-cutting and electric arc welding with mild steel, cast iron, stainless steel, copper, brass and aluminium etc in sheet plate or cast form.

Photos: Black & White

Units of Measurement: Imperial

Contents

Preface
Introduction

PART ONE
Chapter 1 - Welding by the Oxy-Acetylene Process (Gas Welding)
Chapter 2 - Exercises with Mild Steel
Chapter 3 - Gas Welding
Chapter 4 - Other Metals Brazing
Chapter 5 - Oxy-flame Cutting

PART TWO
Chapter 6 - Arc Welding
Chapter 7 - Exercises in Welded Joints
Chapter 8 - Cast Iron and Stainless Steel
Chapter 9 - Pipe Welding
Chapter 10 - Vertical and Overhead Welding of Mild Steel
Chapter 11 - Building up and Reinforcement
Chapter 12 - Resistance Welding
Chapter 13 - T.I.G. and M.I.G. Welding

Appendix 1 - Weld Symbols
Appendix 2 - Aids to Assembly
Appendix 3 - Welding Defects.