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          WELCOME
TO THE   WELDING LABORATORY




     AT MAINE MARITIME ACADEMY
    MMA WELDING LAB TOUR



I AM STEVE COLLINS,
  THE WELDING
  INSTRUCTOR.
MMA WELDING LAB TOUR

     We offer courses focusing on
     • Shielded Metal Arc (“Stick”)
       Welding,
     • Oxyacetylene Cutting,
     • and other processes used in
       these industries
       – marine shipping
       – drilling platform
       – electric power generation
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        Each student has a booth with
        • a 250 Amp AC/DC SMAW
          power supply
        • exhaust vent
        • shield curtain
        • welding helmet
        • leather cape and sleeves
        • wire brush
        • slag hammer
        • and welding clamp
        MMA WELDING LAB TOUR

8 of our booths
are now
equipped with
new multi-
process inverter
power supplies
set up for Stick
and MIG
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Students cut all their own metal from stock using
  oxyacetylene torches.
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Students use mechanized equipment for
  cutting and beveling test plates
      MMA WELDING LAB TOUR

Advanced students cut, bevel, and weld pipe
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• The first weld test
  assembly for EG243
  Welding, our
  beginning welding
  course.
• Using 1/8” diameter
  E6011 and E7018
  SMAW (“Stick”)
  electrodes on 3/8”
  thick steel plate.
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You can learn more about our
 projects and programs, and see more
 pictures of student projects and our
 welding facilities, by visiting our
 Web site at
 http://weldinglab.mma.edu
      MMA WELDING LAB TOUR

You may also contact me:
• Professor Steve Collins, at:
   – Office Telephone: 207-326-2406
   – or e-mail: scoll@mma.edu
   – or in my office in the Welding Lab at 107
     Payson Hall on the ground floor facing
     the Waterfront and the T/V State of
     Maine