Welding: Principles and Applicatio...

8th Edition
Larry Jeffus
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305494695

Welding: Principles and Applicatio...

8th Edition
Larry Jeffus
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305494695


Chapter 7, Problem 30R
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Why should cans, drums, tanks, or other sealed containers not be opened with a cutting torch?

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