An authoritative source of reference on every aspect of thermal welding and associated cutting processes. Each process is examined clearly and comprehensively from first principles through to more complex technical descriptions suited to those who need more technical information. Copiously illustrated throughout and with an extensive glossary of terms, this book is essential reading for welding and production engineers, metallurgists, designers, quality control engineers, distributors, students and all who are associated with the selection and application of equipment and consumables. (reprinted with corrections 2001)In the early days of arc welding all welding power sources were of the constant- current type, that is the variation in current drawn from the power source as a result of the normal arc voltage variations in manual welding was minimal. A plot ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Welding and Cutting|
|Author||:||P T Houldcroft, R John|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2001-05-11|