Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

WEL-270 Automotive Welding Principles (1)

Covers welding safety and basic, all-position MIG welding of fillet and groove welds using 22 through 12 gauge steel. Students learn to heat components for extraction and cutting of metals using the oxy-acetylene and plasma cutting processes. Included are proper techniques for extracting broken bolts and flame cutting nuts from bolts. Credits: 1, Hours: (.5/1/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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