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Methods of Aluminum Welding Cory Whidden Material Science Larry Peel 11 – 26 - 04
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Aluminum Welding Techniques MIG Welding ( Metal Inert Gas)- supplies  power to wire fed through the center of  gas   cone, heat and  filler  are the same. TIG Welding (Tungsten Inert Gas ) or Heliarc – seperates the heat source from the filler material.
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MIG Welding Shield gas is 100% Argon Faster than regular steel MIG welding, due to the higher thermal conductivity Material must be very clean for effective weld Good for long runs and heavy material
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Unformatted text preview: TIG Welding Shield Gas mostly Argon some helium Electrode usually tungsten Similar Brazing or soldering Cleans surface while welding, less prep than MIG Slower than MIG Good for thin metal, seals better than MIG, and usually more attractive depending on the welder The TIG-welding process . Sources http:// www.team.net/www/healey/tech/big_hly/bod http://www.azom.com/details.asp?ArticleID =2110 http://www.difflock.com/buyersguide/tools/w...
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This note was uploaded on 07/07/2011 for the course MAE 315 taught by Professor Wu during the Spring '08 term at N.C. State.

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