By James E. Duffy - Second Edition
This exciting new book isolates the important skills of welding
in today's collision market.
Everything from the use for new welding equipment and techniques
to plasma are cutting, sectioning, and brazing are covered.
A thorough overview of collision repair methods, including MIG
welding, TIG welding, and oxyacetylene welding gives the reader an
understanding of current repair techniques.
A substantial portion of the book is devoted to the subject of
using automotive plastics in both unibody and traditional frame
- covers all of the techniques needed to be a skilled,
well-rounded auto body technician
- includes separate chapters on MIG Welding, Resistance Spot
Welding, Shielded Metal Arc Welding, Oxyacetylene Welding, and
- complete coverage of plastic repair including materials,
equipment, and methods
- contains Glossary, Reference Table, Troubleshooting Guides,
Decimal and Metric conversions, and Index
Restoring a Vehicle's Structural Integrity.
MIG Welding Practices.
Resistance Spot Welding (RSW).
Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick Welding).
Brazing and Soldering.
Plasma Arc and Flame Cutting.
Plastic Repair Materials and Equipment.
Plastic Repair Methods.
Special Plastic and Fiberglass Repair Techniques.
Decimal and Metric Equivalents.
337 pages - 8-1/2 x 11 in.