Standard WPS for Gas Tungsten Arc Welding with Consumable Inserts of Carbon Steel (M-1/P-1/S-1, Group 1 or 2), 1/8 through 1 1/2" Thick, INMs-1 and ER70S-2, As-Welded or PWHT Condition, Primarily Pipe Applications
This standard contains the essential welding variables for carbon steel in the thickness range of 1/8 through 1-1/2 inch, using manual gas tungsten arc welding with consumable insert root. It cites the base metals and operating conditions necessary to make the weldment, the filler metal specifications, and the allowable joint designs for groove welds. This WPS was developed primarily for pipe applications.
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Cites the base metals, operating conditions, filler metal specifications, and allowable joint designs.
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