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FAILURE ANALYSIS & MODELLING LABS

Weld Failures

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Failure of welds can occur at the time of fabrication when they are rejected by an inspector or when they physically fail during service. Welds can fail in service due to any of the following conditions

Design, Fracture, Wear, Corrosion or Overload.

set of a qualified procedure with a qualified welder, fit-up, preheats and postweld heating are very important factors to monitor in the fabrication of welded assemblies. 

Failure of a Truck Body Weld Resulting in an Accident

  • the weld bead did not cover the entire thickness of the plate edge,
  • had lack of root penetration,
  • had lack of fusion over much of the length of the weld and
  • the weld interface was porous,

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