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Posted 5/17/2017 7:14:16 PM
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I posted a copy of this post here because it might be of some benefit
to anyone planning, starting, or currently building a Bat Vehicle.

Here from weldguru.com is the best and most comprehensive article I
have ever seen on the web for assessing and testing the quality of
welds. I put the table of contents below. Go to weldguru.com to read
the whole 2593 words on the subject. It is very informative and worth
reading for anyone interested in, and/or worried about the quality of
their welds.  vertigo

Guide to Weld Quality Testing
“To ensure the satisfactory performance of a welded structure, the
quality of the welds must be determined by adequate testing procedures.
Therefore, they are proof tested under conditions that are the same or
more severe than those encountered by the welded structures in the
field.”

This page contains visual inspection tips. The following pages contain
inspection methods for GMAW and physical weld testing.

Table of Contents

Visual Inspection Methods

Lack of Fusion

Undercutting

Incomplete Penetration

Slag Inclusions

Porosity

Gas Weld Testing

Physical Weld Tests

Acid Etch Test

Guided Bend Test

Free Bend Test

Back Bend Test

Nick Break Test

Tensile Strength Test

Hydrostatic Test

Magnetic Particle Test

X-Ray Testing

Gamma Ray Testing

Flourescent Penetrant Test

Hardness Tests

Magnaflux Tests

Electromagnetic Tests

Acoustic Emission Testing

Ferrite Testing
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Posted 5/18/2017 7:53:06 PM
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Last Login: 2 days ago @ 8:03:20 PM
Posts: 1,168, Visits: 2,231
I posted a copy of this post here because it might be of some benefit
to anyone planning, starting, or currently building a Bat Vehicle.

Here is one the most comprehensive websites I have found for MIG welding.

Weldguru.com

“Hi, my name is Garrett… (owner of weldguru.com)

For the past 5 years I’ve helped well over 10,000 beginners and
hobbyists get started learning to mig weld through my free training.
If you’d like to get started, Download my FREE beginner’s guide to MIG
welding.”
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Posted 5/19/2017 8:10:36 PM
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Last Login: 2 days ago @ 8:03:20 PM
Posts: 1,168, Visits: 2,231
I posted a copy of this post here because it might be of some benefit
to anyone planning, starting, or currently building a Bat Vehicle.
With the recent postings focus on welding I have decide to post on a
question frequently asked of me by those interested in or new to
welding.

“What is the best start out welding book for someone wanting to learn
about or improve on their minimal welding abilities?”

The best current book that meets the needs of those wanting to learn
about or improve their minimal welding abilities is: The Art of
Welding

It really has no current competition in succinct to the point
descriptive text or quality of photo images and illustrations.

Many Junior High schools, High schools, colleges, and welding schools
now use this as their 101 welding introduction text.

The Art of Welding
by  William Galvery
former Professor of Welding Technology
Orange Coast College of California
With input from Ryan Friedlinghaus
Founder and CEO of West Coast Customs
Copyright 2014
Industrial Press
32 Haviland Street
South Norwalk, Connecticut  06854
Toll free: 1-888-528-7852
www.industrialpress.com
Standard Edition:  ISBN 978-0-8311-3475-4
Praxair Edition: ISBN 978-0-8311-3488-4   (this is the edition I have)
Cost approximately: 20.oo
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