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Butt weld geometry

This engineering drawing shows different types of geometry of butt welds.
"Welds can be geometrically prepared in many different ways. The five basic types of weld joints are the butt joint, lap joint, corner joint, edge joint, and T-joint (a variant of this last is the cruciform joint). Other variations exist as well - for example, double-V preparation joints are characterized by the two pieces of material each tapering to a single center point at one-half their height. Single-U and double-U preparation joints are also fairly common - instead of having straight edges like the single-V and double-V preparation joints, they are curved, forming the shape of a U. Lap joints are also commonly more than two pieces thick - depending on the process used and the thickness of the material, many pieces can be welded together in a lap joint geometry." [Welding. Wikipedia]
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Welding joint diagram
Welding joint diagram, tee butt weld, square butt weld, single-V butt weld, single-U butt weld, single-J butt weld, single bevel butt weld, flare butt weld, flange butt weld, double-V butt weld, double-U butt weld, double-J butt weld, double bevel butt weld, closed square butt weld,
This engineering drawing present weld type symbols and fillet weld symbols.
The weld type symbol is typically placed above or below the center of the reference line, depending on which side of the joint it's on. The symbol is interpreted as a simplified cross-section of the weld.
"Fillet welding refers to the process of joining two pieces of metal together whether they be perpendicular or at an angle. These welds are commonly referred to as Tee joints which are two pieces of metal perpendicular to each other or Lap joints which are two pieces of metal that overlap and are welded at the edges. The weld is aesthetically triangular in shape and may have a concave, flat or convex surface depending on the welder’s technique. Welders use fillet welds when connecting flanges to pipes, welding cross sections of infrastructure, and when fastening metal by bolts isn't strong enough." [Fillet weld. Wikipedia]
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Welding joint symbols
Welding joint symbols, square groove, insert, consumable insert, flare bevel groove, flared-bevel groove, flare V groove, flared-V groove, fillet, weld, cutaway, revealing detail, bevel groove, back, backing, arrow, V-groove, U-groove, J-groove,
"A welding joint is a point or edge where two or more pieces of metal or plastic are joined together. They are formed by welding two or more workpieces (metal or plastic) according to a particular geometry. Five types of joints referred to by the American Welding Society: butt, corner, edge, lap, and tee. These configurations may have various configurations at the joint where actual welding can occur." [Welding joint. Wikipedia]
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Welding joints
Welding joints, tee weld, mechanical weld, butt weld, bilateral lap weld, angular weld,
The vector stencils library "Welding" contains 38 welding joint symbols to identify fillets, contours, resistance seams, grooves, surfacing, and backing.
Use it to indicate welding operations on working drawings.
"Welding is a fabrication or sculptural process that joins materials, usually metals or thermoplastics, by causing coalescence. This is often done by melting the workpieces and adding a filler material to form a pool of molten material (the weld pool) that cools to become a strong joint, with pressure sometimes used in conjunction with heat, or by itself, to produce the weld. This is in contrast with soldering and brazing, which involve melting a lower-melting-point material between the workpieces to form a bond between them, without melting the workpieces.
Many different energy sources can be used for welding, including a gas flame, an electric arc, a laser, an electron beam, friction, and ultrasound.
Welds can be geometrically prepared in many different ways. The five basic types of weld joints are the butt joint, lap joint, corner joint, edge joint, and T-joint (a variant of this last is the cruciform joint). Other variations exist as well - for example, double-V preparation joints are characterized by the two pieces of material each tapering to a single center point at one-half their height. Single-U and double-U preparation joints are also fairly common - instead of having straight edges like the single-V and double-V preparation joints, they are curved, forming the shape of a U. Lap joints are also commonly more than two pieces thick - depending on the process used and the thickness of the material, many pieces can be welded together in a lap joint geometry." [Welding. Wikipedia]
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Welding joint symbols
Welding joint symbols, surfacing, stud, square groove, spot, projection, weld, slot, plug, weld, scarf, bronzed joint, resistance seam weld, melt through weld, insert, consumable insert, flare bevel groove, flared-bevel groove, flare V groove, flared-V groove, flange edge, weld, flanged edge groove, flange corner, flanged corner groove, fillet, weld, field weld, contour, flush, weld, contour, convex, weld, contour, concave, weld, contour, angled, flush, weld, contour, angled, convex, weld, contour, angled, concave, weld, bevel groove, backing, spacer, back, backing, arrow, bend, arrow, V-groove, U-groove, J-groove,
The vector stencils library "Welding" contains 38 welding joint symbols to identify fillets, contours, resistance seams, grooves, surfacing, and backing.
Use it to indicate welding operations on working drawings in the ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and vector drawing software extended with the Mechanical Engineering solution from the Engineering area of ConceptDraw Solution Park.
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Additional arrow
Additional arrow, arrow,
Text block
Text block,
Fillet
Fillet, fillet, weld,
Slot / plug
Slot / plug, slot, plug, weld,
Stud
Stud, stud,
Resistance seam
Resistance seam, resistance seam weld,
Backing
Backing, back, backing,
Surfacing
Surfacing, surfacing,
Flange corner
Flange corner, flange corner, flanged corner groove,
Flange edge
Flange edge, flange edge, weld, flanged edge groove,
Square groove
Square groove, square groove,
V-groove
V-groove, V-groove,
Bevel groove
Bevel groove, bevel groove,
U-groove
U-groove, U-groove,
J-groove
J-groove, J-groove,
Flare V groove
Flare V groove, flare V groove, flared-V groove,
Flare bevel groove
Flare bevel groove, flare bevel groove, flared-bevel groove,
Scarf
Scarf, scarf, bronzed joint,
Melt through weld
Melt through weld, melt through weld,
Field weld
Field weld, field weld,
Backing / spacer
Backing / spacer, backing, spacer,
Insert
Insert, insert, consumable insert,
Arrow with bend
Arrow with bend, arrow, bend,
Arrow with bend, tail
Arrow with bend, tail, arrow, bend,
Arrow with bend, circle
Arrow with bend, circle, arrow, bend,
Arrow with bend, circle, tail
Arrow with bend, circle, tail, arrow, bend,
Arrow
Arrow, arrow,
Arrow, tail
Arrow, tail, arrow,
Arrow, circle
Arrow, circle, arrow,
Arrow, circle, tail
Arrow, circle, tail, arrow,
Spot
Spot, spot, projection, weld,
Projection weld
Projection weld, spot, projection, weld,
Contour, concave
Contour, concave, contour, concave, weld,
Contour, convex
Contour, convex, contour, convex, weld,
Contour, flush
Contour, flush, contour, flush, weld,
Contour angled, concave
Contour angled, concave, contour, angled, concave, weld,
Contour angled, convex
Contour angled, convex, contour, angled, convex, weld,
Contour angled, flush
Contour angled, flush, contour, angled, flush, weld,
Square butt weld
Square butt weld, square butt weld,
Closed square butt weld
Closed square butt weld, closed square butt weld,
Single-bevel butt weld
Single-bevel butt weld, single bevel butt weld,
Double-bevel butt weld
Double-bevel butt weld, double bevel butt weld,
Single-V butt weld
Single-V butt weld, single-V butt weld,
Double-V butt weld
Double-V butt weld, double-V butt weld,
Single-J butt weld
Single-J butt weld, single-J butt weld,
Double-J butt weld
Double-J butt weld, double-J butt weld,
Single-U butt weld
Single-U butt weld, single-U butt weld,
Double-U butt weld
Double-U butt weld, double-U butt weld,
Flange butt weld
Flange butt weld, flange butt weld,
Tee butt weld
Tee butt weld, tee butt weld,
Flare butt weld
Flare butt weld, flare butt weld,
Square butt joint
Square butt joint, square butt joint,
Single V preparation joint
Single V preparation joint, single V preparation joint,
Lap joint
Lap joint, lap joint,
T-joint
T-joint, T-joint,
Butt weld
Butt weld, butt weld,
Butt weld, single-V
Butt weld, single-V, butt weld,
Bilateral lap weld
Bilateral lap weld, bilateral lap weld,
Tee weld
Tee weld, tee weld,
Angular weld
Angular weld, angular weld,
Mechanical weld
Mechanical weld, mechanical weld,

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