AWS C5.4 1993 Edition, 1993
RECOMMENDED PRACTICES FOR STUD WELDING
Includes all amendments and changes through Errata , 1993
Additional Comments: BEST COPY AVAILABLE * ELECTRONIC IS B/W ONLY * C/R
Published By:American Welding Society, Inc. (AWS)
These recommended practices for stud welding, prepared by the Subcommittee on Stud Welding of the AWS Committee on Arc Welding and Cutting, are intended to serve as a basic guide for those interested in attaching fasteners by arc and capacitor discharge stud welding.
The variations of the process, stud design, equipment, welding procedures, quality control, and safety precautions are discussed. The information presented will guide the designer and the shop in the utilization of studs in many fields including automotive manufacture, boiler and building construction, farm and industrial equipment, railroads and shipbuilding, aircraft and aerospace, metal furniture, and other metal working industries.