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Arc Welding

Ever since the invention of arc technology in 1870s and its early use for welding lead during the manufacture of lead-acid batteries, advances in arc welding throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries have seen this form of processing applied to a range of industries and progress to become one of the most effective techniques in metals and alloys joining. The objective of this book is to introduce relatively established methodologies and techniques which have been studied, developed and applied in industries or researches. State-of-the-art development aimed at improving technologies will be presented covering topics such as weldability, technology, automation, modelling, and measurement. This book also seeks to provide effective solutions to various applications for engineers and researchers who are interested in arc material processing. This book is divided into 4 independent sections corresponding to recent advances in this field.

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Arc WeldingEdited by Wladislav Sudnik

Published: December 16th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1088

ISBN: 978-953-307-642-3

Copyright year: 2011

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67682 Total Chapter Downloads

11 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

35 Dimensions Citations

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1. Hardfacing by Plasma Transferred Arc Process

By Víctor Vergara Díaz, Jair Carlos Dutra and Ana Sofia Climaco D'Oliveira

8145

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2. Fusion Welding with Indirect Electric Arc

By Rafael García, Víctor-Hugo López, Constantino Natividad, Ricardo-Rafael Ambriz and Melchor Salazar

3587

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3. Arc Welding Automation

By Eduardo José Lima II and Alexandre Queiroz Bracarense

6578

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4. WHI Formula as a New Criterion in Automatic Pipeline GMAW Process

By Alireza Doodman Tipi and Fatemeh Sahraei

2468

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5. Sensors for Quality Control in Welding

By Sadek C. Absi Alfaro

2924

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6. Weldability of Iron Based Powder Metal Alloys Using Pulsed GTAW Process

By Edmilson Otoni Correa

3958

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7. Assessment of Stress Corrosion Cracking on Pipeline Steels Weldments Used in the Petroleum Industry by Slow Strain Rate Tests

By A. Contreras, M. Salazar, A. Albiter, R. Galván and O. Vega

12583

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8. Evaluation of the Shielding Gas Influence on the Weldability of Ferritic Stainless Steel

By Demostenes Ferreira Filho, Ruham Pablo Reis and Valtair Antonio Ferraresi

3040

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9. Corrosion Fatigue Behaviour of Aluminium 5083-H111 Welded Using Gas Metal Arc Welding Method

By Kalenda Mutombo and Madeleine du Toit

5479

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10. The Mechanism of Undercut Formation and High Speed Welding Technology

By Zhenyang Lu and Pengfei Huang

2459

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11. Physical Mechanisms and Mathematical Models of Bead Defects Formation During Arc Welding

By Wladislav Sudnik

3401

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12. Using Solid State Calorimetry for Measuring Gas Metal Arc Welding Efficiency

By Stephan Egerland and Paul Colegrove

2935

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13. Chemical and Physical Properties of Fluxes for SAW of Low-Carbon Steels

By Ana Ma. Paniagua-Mercado and Victor M. Lopez-Hirata

6556

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14. Arc Welding Health Effects, Fume Formation Mechanisms, and Characterization Methods

By Matthew Gonser and Theodore Hogan

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