welding inspection
21 January 2022


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Concepts of Welding Defects and Discontinuities

Welding defects can be classified as structural discontinuities and consist of: porosity, slag inclusions, lack of fusion, cracks, etc. Porosity is gas pockets or voids in the weld metal which are free of any solid materials, such as It is formed as a result…
welding
8 January 2022


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Fillet Weld Sizes as per AWS D1.1 & AWS D1.2

Fillet Weld Sizes as per AWS D1.1 & AWS D1.2 This blog here answers your questions about: What is the tolerance for Fillet weld sizes as per AWS D1.1 ? What is the weld size tolerance? What is the required fillet weld size for structures…
Course fees for NDT
31 December 2021


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NDT Course fees

NDT Course fees depends on the type of NDT Course Selected, such a number of methods and the International standard chosen for the certification The Average course fees for General NDT course will be Rs.17500, This course fees Rs.17500 is for ASNT Level II Certification course…
fillet welds
24 December 2021


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Fillet Weld Types

Fillet Weld Types: The single-fillet-welded T-joints are indicated from both the arrow side and the other side. The symbol for a double fillet-welded T-joint is also Note that the assembly of two T-joints welded pieces involves four fillet welds represented by two double-fillet-weld symbols.
standards for welding
18 December 2021


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Standards and Specifications for welding

WELDING INSPECTOR KNOWLEDGES: The Welding Inspector must be a high skilled technician or engineer with a good knowledge of general industry manufacture, materials, quality systems, inspection procedures and Standards and Specifications for welding as:   Standard organizations as ASTM, SAE, AISI, AWS, ASME and other institutions; …
welding procedure
10 December 2021


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WELDING ELECTRODES AND PREHEAT REQUIREMENTS

The procedure requirements for welding electrodes and preheating temperatures are as follows: Welding must be done with the same process (SMAW or FCAW) used for qualification If the operator has qualified on any of the steel permitted (ASTM A36 and A588), that same operator…
mechanical testing
3 December 2021


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Mechanical Properties

The mechanical properties of a material are those properties that involve a reaction to an applied load. The mechanical properties of metals determine the range of usefulness of a material and establish the service life that can be expected. Mechanical properties are also used to…
12 November 2021


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Hardness Test- types

Rockwell Superficial Hardness Test: The Rockwell Superficial Hardness Tester is used to test thin materials, lightly carburized steel surfaces, or parts that might bend or crush under the conditions of the regular test. This tester uses the same indenters as the standard Rockwell tester but…
welding inspection
2 November 2021


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Weld symbols location

1.1.  Location of the Weld with Respect to Joint: a.Arrow Side. Welds on the arrow side of the joint are shown by placing the weld symbols on the side of the reference line toward the reader.
Hardness testing machine
19 October 2021


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Hardness Testing

¬†Hardness Testing: Hardness is the resistance of a material to localized deformation. The term can apply to deformation from indentation, scratching, cutting or bending. In metals, ceramics and most polymers, the deformation considered is plastic deformation of the surface. For elastomers and some polymers, hardness is…