welding defect

Welding Defects – Types, Causes and Remedies

What is Welding Defects – Types, Causes and Remedies? Welding Defect is the result of ineligible welding that has been written in standard (ASME IX, AWS, API, ASTM). All conditions are not in accordance with standards or code, we call it defect. the welding defects san be caused by several thing, e.g. incorrect welding procedures, poor preparation, equipment and consumables that are not compliant to WPS. Based on defect location, welding defect can be divided into 2 types, namely internal welding defects (inside the weld results) and surface welding defects (can be seen with the eyes). If we want to[…]

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