BS EN ISO 6947:2019 - Welding and allied processes. Welding positions

BS EN ISO 6947:2019

Welding and allied processes. Welding positions

Status : Current   Published : November 2019



This document defines welding positions for testing and production, for butt and fillet welds, in all product forms.

Annex A gives examples of the limits of the slope of a weld axis and the rotation of the weld face about the weld axis for welding positions in production welds.

Annex B gives a comparison of this document and US designation systems for welding positions.

Standard NumberBS EN ISO 6947:2019
TitleWelding and allied processes. Welding positions
Publication Date13 November 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 15614 (all parts), AWS A3.0M/A3.0, ISO 9606 (all parts)
ReplacesBS EN ISO 6947:2011
International RelationshipsEN ISO 6947:2019,ISO 6947:2019
Draft Superseded By18/30366135 DC
DescriptorsAngles (geometry), Welded joints, Designations, Fillet welds, Definitions, Pipes, Sheet materials, Welding, Butt seams, Position
Title in FrenchSoudage et techniques connexes. Positions de soudage
Title in GermanSchweißen und verwandte Prozesse. Schweißpositionen
ISBN978 0 580 51307 7
File Size1.97 MB

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