Welding, 3rd edition

  • David J. Hoffman, 
  • Kevin R. Dahle, 
  • David J. Fisher

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Welding offers an easy-to-read, highly visual “diameter of electrodes” approach to welding. The text provides engaging, reference-friendly coverage of the theory, safety issues and key skills of welding.

Its emphasis on the diameter of electrodes, the preferred method across schools and home shop settings, distinguishes this title from others of its kind. Drawing on 50 years' combined experience, the authors provide setups for every important weld, along with step-by-step photos and procedures for each step.

With concise, cleanly designed chapters, the 3rd Edition adds new media features, including 30 animations and 60 video presentations. It also has a new chapter: Advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding. It now encompasses newer safety standards, additional welding techniques and current welding innovations.

Published by Pearson (May 24th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780138173944

Subject: Welding

Category: Welding



  1. Welding Jobs and Employment Skills
  2. Safety in Welding


  1. Shielded Metal Arc Welding
  2. Gas Metal Arc Welding
  3. Flux Cored Arc Welding
  4. Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
  5. Pipe Welding
  6. Advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding


  1. Other Welding Processes
  2. Cutting Processes


  1. Metals and Welding Metallurgy
  2. Welding Ferrous Alloys
  3. Welding Nonferrous Alloys


  1. Welding Symbols
  2. Welding Codes
  3. Weld Testing
  4. Power Sources



  1. Troubleshooting
  2. Conversion
  3. Properties
  4. Pipes and Beams
  5. Load Strength
  6. Welding Formulas and Costs
  7. Periodic Table


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