Featuring updated charts dealing with the most common situations welding workers face on the job , this comprehensive, pocket-sized reference is based on recommendations from working professionals and covers welding symbols and definitions, types of joints and welds, typical welding station configurations, oxygen cylinders, arc-welding charts, U.S metric measures, and more.
This little book is big on answers Whether you're an apprentice in the piping trades or a seasoned tradesperson, you'll find this completely revised and updated guide has answers to the questions you'll encounter on the job. Get current, concise facts on * Metrics and conversions * Tungsten inert gas welding and arc welding * Steam heating, hot water, refrigeration, and air conditioning systems * Grooved end/plain end piping systems * Process piping using plastics * Automatic fire protection systems * Terms, BTU fuel values, abbreviations, angle calculations, and more
An invaluable guide for all pipefitters and welders For use as a text or as an on-the-job reference Over 150 photographs, drawings,and diagrams to illustrate each topic Complete, concise, easy to use and understand This all-new reference is the best, most up-to-date guide for all working pipefitters and welders. Designed for the greatest ease of use, it explains and illustrates all of the methods, procedures, and tools required to design, install and maintain piping systems. Topics covered include welding, tungsten inert gas welding, steam heating systems, sprinkler systems, air conditioning and refrigeration, and plastic piping.
This tool needs no maintenance Fully revised and updated, this convenient guide covers the latest industrial equipment as well as all the tools and machines prevalent in older plants, even those from the early 1970s and before. Your complete reference tool * Discusses machinery installation, welding, rigging, carpentry, basic electricity, and more * Features a chapter on safety issues * Covers belts, drives, transmissions, and bearings * Examines automatic sprinkler systems * Offers tips for preventive maintenance * Includes coverage of piping and pipefitting * Reviews shop mathematics, geometry, and trigonometry
Your on-the-job reference Now fully updated for the 2002 National Electrical Code, theElectrician's Pocket Manual is packed with charts, conversions,photographs, diagrams, code standards, and other information youneed on the job. Find answers quickly and easily * Explains updated maintenance and construction standards * Provides details on motors, controllers, and circuits * Examines electronic components and communications wiring * Features 28 pages of drawings, diagrams, and plans * Offers guidelines for dealing with hazardous locationwiring * Covers generators, mechanical power transmission, and electricalpower distribution * Includes a chapter on tools and safety
Introducing an Audel "Mini-Ref" for GMAW (MIG) welders Gas Metal Arc Welders or GMAW (Metal Inert Gas) welders would be well advised to take this handy reference with them on their next job. It features crisply illustrated charts, tables, and diagrams, along with rules-of-thumb and quick tips to make information useful to welders in field situations. The topics, searchable by process and materials, include MIG welders, GMAW and cable assembly, GMAW shielding gases, welding symbols, joint design and preparation, weld analysis, testing methods, identifying metals, troubleshooting, health and safety precautions, GMAW (MIG) welding standards, and more. Provides essential information for GMAW welders in the field Pocket-sized with lay-flat binding for convenient use on the job Illustrations and data formatted for quick look up and understanding Whether you're an apprentice GMAW (MIG) welder or a seasoned professional, this handy and versatile reference has answers to the questions you'll encounter on the job.
Introducing an Audel "Mini-Ref" for SMAW (Stick) welders Audel SMAW (Stick) Welding Mini-Reference features crisply illustrated charts, tables, and diagrams, along with rules-of-thumb and quick tips to make information useful to welders doing Shielded Metal Arc Welding in field situations. A sampling of the coverage includes, SMAW power source, SMAW welding currents, SMAW welding cables, SMAW electrode classes, SMAW electrode operating characteristics, welding symbols, joint design and preparation, weld analysis, testing methods, troubleshooting SMAW welding and cutting, health and safety precautions, and SMAW welding standards. Provides essential information for "stick" welders in the field Pocket-sized with lay-flat binding for use on the job Illustrations and data formatted for quick look up and understanding Addressing issues every SMAW welder needs to worry about, this on-the-go reference is the ideal on-site companion.
An essential, pocket-sized manual for industrial craftspeoplefrom a brand relied on for more than a century The Audel™ Industrial Trades Multi-Craft ReferenceManual is aimed at the industrial mechanic, millwright,machinist, plumber, pipefitter, welder, carpenter, sheet metalmechanic, and other skilled craftspeople who need quick,no-nonsense access to dependable information—fast. Includingup-to-date focus on "green" thinking and industrial sustainability,this handy, compact guide serves as an ideal on-the-job referenceon topics such as pump facts, bearing information, motor facts,wood and carpentry, pipefitting, welding, blacksmithing, and muchmore. New Audel book from bestselling author Tom Davis Topics searchable by machine, device, or material Heavily illustrated and designed with lay-flat binding for easeof use on the job Includes worked-out examples when math is presented toaccelerate learning Building on a rich legacy of titles from the celebrated Audelbrand, this new addition to their esteemed lineup continues thetradition of delivering trusted content skilled workers reach forthe most.