Prerequisite: WELD 075
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement, TCED 070
This course examines the fundamental concepts used in the fabrication of carbon steel pipe connections and fittings. Emphasis will be placed on constructing lateral, sleeve, and branch pipe connections commonly used in the piping industry. Use of manual and mechanized thermal cutting equipment is covered. Related math calculations and cutting techniques will be utilized to prepare students for entry into a pipe fitting related field.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921