Welding - Spring 2018

Applied Welding — 3294
WLD 1240 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Students will understand the three most common welding processes that are available to perform welds and the numerous ways to cut various materials. The welding processes included are oxy-fuel, plasma, and use of various mechanical cutting machines. Upon completion, students will be able to perform code quality welds on plates of various thicknesses in all three processes, as well as perform cutting operations on plates using all cutting equipment. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – Mar 8 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Applied Welding — 3816
WLD 1240 – 3 credits
Richard D. Phinney

Students will understand the three most common welding processes that are available to perform welds and the numerous ways to cut various materials. The welding processes included are oxy-fuel, plasma, and use of various mechanical cutting machines. Upon completion, students will be able to perform code quality welds on plates of various thicknesses in all three processes, as well as perform cutting operations on plates using all cutting equipment. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 16 – Mar 8 Tue, Thu 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Gas Metal Arc Welding — 3295
WLD 1360 – 3 credits
Barry M. Pfaff

This course introduces gas metal arc (GMAW) welding and flux core arc welding processes (FCAW). Topics include equipment setup and fillet and groove welds with emphasis on application of GMAW and FCAW electrodes on carbon steel plate. Upon completion, students should be able to perform fillet welds on carbon steel in the flat, horizontal, and overhead positions. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – Mar 8 Tue, Thu 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding — 3301
WLD 1370 – 3 credits

This course introduces the gas tungsten arc (GTAW) welding process. Topics include correct selection of tungsten, polarity, gas, and proper filler rod with emphasis placed on safety, equipment setup, and welding techniques. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW fillet and groove welds with various electrodes and filler materials. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – Mar 8 Tue, Thu 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Adv Shielded Metal Arc Welding — 3309
WLD 2250 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Advanced shielded metal arc (stick) welding techniques will be performed using mild steel electrodes in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions on structural plate. Identifying and analyzing defects in welding joints is emphasized. Carbon steel plate is welded using shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) to American Welding Society (AWS) Code. Students will develop skills necessary to make quality welds on carbon steel pipe with open root and backing rings according to AWS, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and American Petroleum Institute (API) code. Prerequisite: WLD 1350; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Mar 13 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Adv Shielded Metal Arc Welding — 3333
WLD 2250 – 3 credits
John J. Kleinfelder

Advanced shielded metal arc (stick) welding techniques will be performed using mild steel electrodes in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions on structural plate. Identifying and analyzing defects in welding joints is emphasized. Carbon steel plate is welded using shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) to American Welding Society (AWS) Code. Students will develop skills necessary to make quality welds on carbon steel pipe with open root and backing rings according to AWS, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and American Petroleum Institute (API) code. Prerequisite: WLD 1350; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 17 – Feb 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Adv Shielded Metal Arc Welding — 3430
WLD 2250 – 3 credits
Charles W. Holtz

Advanced shielded metal arc (stick) welding techniques will be performed using mild steel electrodes in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions on structural plate. Identifying and analyzing defects in welding joints is emphasized. Carbon steel plate is welded using shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) to American Welding Society (AWS) Code. Students will develop skills necessary to make quality welds on carbon steel pipe with open root and backing rings according to AWS, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and American Petroleum Institute (API) code. Prerequisite: WLD 1350; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 17 – Mar 12 Mon, Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Adv Gas Metal Arc Welding — 3334
WLD 2260 – 3 credits
John J. Kleinfelder

Advanced gas metal arc welding practices and power source technology, including programmable and pulsing constant voltage machines, will be used. Machine set-up and techniques for nonferrous metals, including aluminum and stainless steel, will be practiced. Advanced arc welding techniques will be performed in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions on structural plate. Identifying and analyzing defects in welding joints is emphasized. Carbon steel plate is welded using Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) to American Welding Society (AWS) Code. Students will develop skills necessary to make quality welds on carbon steel pipe with open root and with backing rings according to AWS, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and American Petroleum Institute (API) code. Prerequisite: WLD 1360; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Feb 23 – Apr 9 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Adv Gas Metal Arc Welding — 3432
WLD 2260 – 3 credits
Richard D. Phinney

Advanced gas metal arc welding practices and power source technology, including programmable and pulsing constant voltage machines, will be used. Machine set-up and techniques for nonferrous metals, including aluminum and stainless steel, will be practiced. Advanced arc welding techniques will be performed in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions on structural plate. Identifying and analyzing defects in welding joints is emphasized. Carbon steel plate is welded using Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) to American Welding Society (AWS) Code. Students will develop skills necessary to make quality welds on carbon steel pipe with open root and with backing rings according to AWS, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and American Petroleum Institute (API) code. Prerequisite: WLD 1360; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Mar 14 – May 17 Mon, Wed 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Adv Gas Tungsten Arc Welding — 3336
WLD 2270 – 3 credits
Barry M. Pfaff

Advanced study and practice of the gas tungsten arc welding process are emphasized. Advanced joint designs are mastered on carbon steel, aluminum, and stainless steel. A required American Welding Society Workmanship sample will be fabricated and welded. Students will also weld GTAW on pipe according to ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) procedures. Theory and practice of GTAW on ferrous and non-ferrous metals in all positions will be covered. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW welds with prescribed electrodes and filler materials on various joint geometries. Prerequisite: WLD 1370; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Mar 13 – May 17 Tue, Thu 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Adv Gas Tungsten Arc Welding — 3338
WLD 2270 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Advanced study and practice of the gas tungsten arc welding process are emphasized. Advanced joint designs are mastered on carbon steel, aluminum, and stainless steel. A required American Welding Society Workmanship sample will be fabricated and welded. Students will also weld GTAW on pipe according to ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) procedures. Theory and practice of GTAW on ferrous and non-ferrous metals in all positions will be covered. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW welds with prescribed electrodes and filler materials on various joint geometries. Prerequisite: WLD 1370; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Mar 13 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Adv Gas Tungsten Arc Welding — 3436
WLD 2270 – 3 credits
Charles W. Holtz

Advanced study and practice of the gas tungsten arc welding process are emphasized. Advanced joint designs are mastered on carbon steel, aluminum, and stainless steel. A required American Welding Society Workmanship sample will be fabricated and welded. Students will also weld GTAW on pipe according to ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) procedures. Theory and practice of GTAW on ferrous and non-ferrous metals in all positions will be covered. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW welds with prescribed electrodes and filler materials on various joint geometries. Prerequisite: WLD 1370; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Mar 13 – May 17 Tue, Thu 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Fabrication — 3341
WLD 2350 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Students will learn how to read blueprints with an emphasis on weld symbols, joint design, and layout techniques. Students will be introduced to equipment such as the iron worker, hand tools, press brake, and shear. The principles behind bending, punching, and fastening technologies will be discussed. Prerequisites: WLD 2260; Corequisite: PHY 1260; Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Capstone Project — 3423
WLD 2450 – 2 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Through research, discussion, and presentation, students will apply welding technology knowledge toward a real life problem. Each student will prepare a case study of a local industry problem or application as well as a solution to the problem. Process selection, joint design, cost estimating, and design of a welded project are required. Prerequisite: student must be within one semester of graduation or have permission of instructor. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 9:00 am – 9:50 am