Types Of Welds And Welded Joints

Welding is a material joining process used in making welds. A weld is a localized coalescence of metals or nonmetals produced either by heating the materials to a suitable temperate with or without the application of pressure or by the application of pressure alone, with or without the use of filler metal. Coalescence is a growing together or a growing … Read more

Types of Welds

Types of Welds. It is important to distinguish between the joint and the weld. Each must be described to completely describe the weld joint. There are many different types of welds, which are best described by their shape when shown in cross-section. The most popular weld is the fillet weld, named after its cross-sectional shape. … Read more