SHIPYARD WELDING - DEVELOPMENT OF EXTENDED LENGTH, CONTINUOUS WIRE FEED SYSTEMS

The report describes the results of a project for the development of a semiautomatic welding system with appropriate hardware which permits an operator to weld over 200 feet from the power supply and wire source while still providing the flexibility comparable to that of manual welding with stick electrodes.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared by Hobart Brothers Co., Troy, N.Y. Report on the National Shipbuilding Research Program.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Bethlehem Steel Corporation

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    Hobart Brothers Company

    Troy, NY  USA 

    Maritime Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Brayton, W C
    • Troyer, W
  • Publication Date: 1974-5-31

Media Info

  • Pagination: 127 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00151316
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MA-RD-920-77037 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: MA-2-36214
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 13 1977 12:00AM