MFAB 250   Fabrication Practices II* (3 Hours)

Prerequisites : MFAB 215.

Upon completion of this class, the student should be able to work from discipline specific drawings to manufacture and assemble a mock piping loop, storage tank/vessel, and miscellaneous parts. This class is intended to serve all MFAB graduate students and current MFAB students who have completed the fundamental skills coursework within the metal fabrication certificate or degree programs. The Fabrication Practices II class is part two of an advanced comprehensive class intended to put to practical use the skills obtained throughout the existing Metal Fabrication and Welding Technology Career program. This class will put emphasis on pressure holding tanks and pressure vessels. Coursework will focus on modern welded fabrication techniques and practices used in the manufacturing and installation of steel pipe, tank and vessel systems, and miscellaneous welded mechanical structural items. Students will work in teams of three or four persons.