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ISBN: 9781305494695
Chapter 2, Problem 38R
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What causes most electric shock in the welding industry?

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The reason for most of the electric shock in the welding industry.

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If proper precautions aren't being taken in the welding industry, electric shocks can cause injuries and may even be fatal and can cause death. Most of the welding equipment and cutting operations involve use of electrical equipment like Grinders, electric motors, etc. Most of the electrical machines in the welding shop are powered by the alternating current sources which generally range from 115V to 60V

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