WLDG 1313: Intro to Blueprint Reading for Welders

Class Program
Credits 3 Lecture Hours 1 Lab Hours 2

A study of industrial blueprints. Emphasis placed on terminology, symbols, graphic description, and welding processes. Includes systems of measurement and industry standards. Also includes interpretation of plans and drawings used by industry to facilitate field application and production. Will define terms and abbreviations; interpret views, lines, dimensions, detail drawings and welding symbols; identify structural shapes; demonstrate the proper use of measuring devices; and calculate dimensions.