Welding: Principles and Applicatio...

8th Edition
Larry Jeffus
ISBN: 9781305494695



Welding: Principles and Applicatio...

8th Edition
Larry Jeffus
ISBN: 9781305494695
Textbook Problem

What must be done to a shielding gas cylinder before its cap is removed?

To determine

The precautions used while removing the cap of a shielded gas cylinder.


Flux Cored Arc Welding involves shielding gas and shielding flow meter as a basic equipment of FCA welding. Shielding gas are used in various welding operations, examples - argon and nowadays carbon dioxide is used as shielding gas.

These gases have tendency of providing deep penetration. These gases provide shielding action by removing the occurrence of porosity. Proper care should be taken in order to remove the chances of danger to health or property.

So, before removing the cap of shielding gas, the steps that should be taken are as follows:

  1. The shielding gas cylinder should be chained properly and placed at specified locations...

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