Yıl 2017, Cilt 3, Sayı 4, Sayfalar 213 - 221 2017-12-13

Effects of Arc Voltage and Welding Current on the Arc Length of Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG)

Ikpe Aniekan E. [1] , Owunna Ikechukwu [2] , Ememobong Ikpe [3]

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The effects of welding current and arc voltage on arc length was investigated. Mild steel plates of 10mm thickness and 50mm x 100mm diameter were joined together through Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding process for four (4) different intervals and the welding arc lengths were measured consecutively. The measured arc length for each welding interval increased from 1.19mm, 1.93mm, 2.54mm and 3.12mm as the current increased from 50A, 100A, 150A to 190A while the voltage also maintained the same increasing trend from 200V, 240V, 280V to 320V. The minimum arc length values measured for each welding interval with the aforementioned current and voltage range also maintained an increasing trend, and that led to the conclusion that the higher the welding current and arc voltage, the longer and wider the arc length which is an influential factor to other welding attributes.

Welding, Arc voltage, Arc length, Welding current, Electrode, Mild Steel
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Yazar: Ikpe Aniekan E.
E-posta: ikpeaniekan@gmail.com
Kurum: University of Benin
Ülke: Nigeria


Yazar: Owunna Ikechukwu
E-posta: ikechukwu.owunna@uniben.edu
Kurum: University of Benin
Ülke: Nigeria


Yazar: Ememobong Ikpe
E-posta: ememobong.e.ikpe@gmail.com
Kurum: Exxonmobil Nigeria
Ülke: Nigeria


Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { ijet342068, journal = {International Journal of Engineering Technologies}, issn = {2149-0104}, address = {İstanbul Gelişim Üniversitesi}, year = {2017}, volume = {3}, pages = {213 - 221}, doi = {}, title = {Effects of Arc Voltage and Welding Current on the Arc Length of Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG)}, key = {cite}, author = {Ikechukwu, Owunna and Aniekan E., Ikpe and Ikpe, Ememobong} }
APA Aniekan E., I , Ikechukwu, O , Ikpe, E . (2017). Effects of Arc Voltage and Welding Current on the Arc Length of Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG). International Journal of Engineering Technologies, 3 (4), 213-221. Retrieved from http://dergipark.gov.tr/ijet/issue/32873/342068
MLA Aniekan E., I , Ikechukwu, O , Ikpe, E . "Effects of Arc Voltage and Welding Current on the Arc Length of Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG)". International Journal of Engineering Technologies 3 (2017): 213-221 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/ijet/issue/32873/342068>
Chicago Aniekan E., I , Ikechukwu, O , Ikpe, E . "Effects of Arc Voltage and Welding Current on the Arc Length of Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG)". International Journal of Engineering Technologies 3 (2017): 213-221
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