Plasma Cutting

Name:__________________

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Date:___________________

 

 

1)     What is the abbreviation for plasma cutting and plasma welding?                                                ___________    ___________

2)     Plasma cutting can be done outdoors because it is not bothered by ________________.

3)     List the 7 benefits of plasma cutting.

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4)     Plasma arc welding is mostly done in _____________________.

5)     What does “Kerf” refer to? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

6)     Thin metals can be cut with virtually no________________________________.

7)     The gas used in most portable plasma cutters is_______________________ from a shop __________________________.

8)     The _____________________ action is a short cut such as cutting a length of metal.

9)     The plasma cutter electrode should be considered a “____________________” item.

10) Besides the electrode, what are the other two basic parts of a plasma torch?

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11) “The plasma cutter makes very clean cuts, so any raggedness on yours means your hand wasn’t _________________.”

12) Besides having enough air, plasma cutters also require _________________ , _________________ air.

13)  “Plasma cutting is most defiantly the ____________________ modern method of cutting metal.

 

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