Shielded Metal Arc Welding: Preparation & Safety

Shielded Metal Arc Welding: Preparation & Safety


Duration: 58 min.

Item Number: CEV80274W

Price: $125.00 New!

Lesson topics include:

    • base metal preparation
    • electrode selection
    • and many more!

This presentation features Pete Stacener, Chairperson, Industrial Technology Department, Program Coordinator and Professor of Welding Technology at South Plains College. Follow along as he explains the preparation and safety as it applies to shielded metal arc welding. After an introduction, Pete covers safety and equipment before moving into electrode selection and classification. Also covered is base metal preparation, types of joints and welds as well as the essentials of a good weld. We finish up with how to strike and arc and a section covering a pad of beads.