This is primarily a working reference book for draughtsman and engineers who design steel structures and components and have to prepare working drawings. The welding processes, the manual metal arc process, the submerged arc process and gas shielded welding, are briefly described, joint positions are illustrated. Other chapters are included on: distortion and residual stresses, weld preparations, weld symbols on drawings, static strength of welded joints, fatigue strength, brittle fracture, weld defects and their detection, terms and definitions.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Granada Publishing Limited

    Crosby Lockwood Staples, Frogmore
    St Albans, Hertfordshire,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Hicks, J G
  • Publication Date: 1979


  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 91 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00314544
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 30 1980 12:00AM