Fabrication and Welding Engineering by Roger TimingsRoger Timings provides a highly practical and accessible text that presents both fabrication and welding engineering together in one volume. Content has been matched to the fabrication and welding units from an extensive range of City & Guilds awards up to and including Level 3.
Call Number: 671 TIM
Publication Date: 2008
Professional Sheet Metal Fabrication by Ed BarrProfessional Sheet Metal Fabrication is the number-one resource for sheet metal workers old and new. Join veteran metalworker Ed Barr as he walks you through the ins and outs of planning a sheet metal project, acquiring the necessary tools and resources, doing the work, and adding the perfect finishing touches for a seamless final product. From his workshop at McPherson College-home of the only accredited four-year degree in automotive restoration technology-Barr not only demonstrates how the latest tools and products work, but also explains why sheet metal reacts the way it does to a wide variety of processes. He includes clear directions for shaping metal using hand tools, the English Wheel, the pneumatic planishing hammer, and other machines, and discusses a variety of ways to cut and join metal through welding, soldering, brazing, and riveting. Dent repair and automotive patch panel fabrication are covered in detail. Readers are also given tips on copying shapes and building foam, wire, and wood station bucks to use as guides during shaping. This is truly the most detailed enthusiast-focused sheet metal how-to book on the market. Whether you're a metal hobbyist or experienced professional, you're sure to find something new in Professional Sheet Metal Fabrication.
Call Number: 629.26 BAR
Publication Date: 2013
Welding : principles and applications by Larry JeffusNow nearing its 30th year of publication, WELDING: PRINCIPLES & APPLICATIONS (WP&A), 7th Edition is the authoritative introduction to the subject of welding. It's designed for students in a wide range of academic and workforce training programs who want to pursue careers as skilled welders and welding supervisors. The text also supports the needs of learners who need to achieve a basic level of proficiency in welding in their chosen skilled trade. While covering the procedural and safety information all students need, WELDING: PRINCIPLES & APPLICATIONS also explains underlying theories. The combination of hands-on information with clear explanations of theory is a hallmark of this book. The depth of coverage allows it to be used as the core text in a multi-course welding curriculum, generally starting with shielded metal arc welding, and then covering other basic processes and more advanced techniques.
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Welding by Richard LoftingWelding is an essential technique for a wide range of jobs in the workshop. Whether you are new to welding or ready to try the more advanced techniques, this practical guide gives a thorough introduction to the method, and suggests ways of improving your skills to achieve professional and safe results.Explains the different types of welding and when they are best used.Advises on choosing equipment and its maintenance.Demonstrates the processes with clear, step-by-step photographs.Emphasizes safety and best practice.Aimed at everyone who needs to weld and has a workshop - modellers, theatre designers, automotive repair and restorers and farmers.A practical guide to the different types of welding and advise on equipment and its maintenance.Superbly illustrated with 280 step-by-step colour photographs.The first in a new series Crowood's Metalworking Guides.