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Preheating Prior To Welding Alloy Steel Pipe.

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  • Preheating Prior To Welding Alloy Steel Pipe.

    Welding Alloy Steel Pipes Using GTAW 1/2" Pipes

    What is most convenient way to Preheat.?
    Which Equipments should be used to Measure Temperature.
    Please do the needful......
    Last edited by mansoor_134; 02-14-2013, 03:58 AM.

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    Preheating Prior To Welding Alloy Steel Pipe.

    Oxy act and a temp stick

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      If its big pipe you also might want to consider one of those weed burners hooked up to a propane tank provided your just trying to take the chill out of the pipe.

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        Preheating Prior To Welding Alloy Steel Pipe.

        I use propane for Pre heat due to cost of acetylene. H/D weed burner for the big stuff or propane Rosebud tip on torch for smaller things.
        Use Laser Thermometer to read temp.

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