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CAM 1186 Welding for Tool Room, Fixture & Repair

Welding is more than just joining metals and hosts a wide variety of uses within the manufacturing industry which provides careers in tool room welding, fixture welding and repair, and repair welding in general from small home repairs to larger industrial repairs. This course provides in-depth coverage of topics to include: safety, print reading for tooling, jig and fixture repair, stamping die repair, forgings and casting repair, mild steel repair, soldering and brazing repair, strength of materials, welding repair for enclosed tanks and vessels, welding repair for exotic metal repair, welding repair for the household, and lab problems in weld repair. This course provides hands-on welding projects preparing students for exciting careers involving welding in the manufacturing world. Two classroom, two lab hours per week.

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Computer Aided Manufacturing
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: CAM 1181 and CAM 1184 


  • Demonstrate a knowledge and ability to apply tool room welding procedures in theory and to projects.
  • Demonstrate a general knowledge of general repair welding and procedures in theory and to projects.
  • Demonstrate in theory and practice the ability to layout and weld fixtures according to and meeting blueprint specifications.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2