Introduction to OXY Acetylene gas welding

  • Saturday, March 08, 2014
  • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Toledo Public School Facility at Toledo Express Airport


  • Students need to be a current 582 Member and provide their own #5 shaded goggles and welding gloves.
  • Gloves and #5 Goggles will be purchased for the Member prior to the class.
  • Student must provide their own #5 protective goggles and gloves.
  • Gloves and Goggles will be purchased for the student prior to the class.

Registration is closed



Randy Reihing and Bill David in conjunction with Rich Naves of the Toledo Public School system will instruct:  Introduction to OXY Acetylene gas welding.


The class will consist of 3, 3 hour sessions from the TPS facility at Toledo Express Airport.  


The first session:        March 8,

The second session:   March 15

The third session:       Subject to the availability of the TPS Facility in early April. 


This class size will be limited to 12 students.


A sylibus will be provided and an outline followed for the course.


The class begins with a classroom learning session of the basics: 

  • Oxyfuel, cutting and welding
  • Facts about fuels and heat
  • Assembly of the Oxyfuel Rig
  • Equipment
  • Saferty Precautions and Practice
  • Set-up Procedures / nozzle and flame types 
  • Shutdown Procedures

Folow by:


Cutting Metals

Welding Procedures


Materials will be included in the cost of the class.


Package Fees Includes:  Members receive/keep one set of Forney flip up welding goggles, #5 shade, and one pair of 14" Harbor Freight, good quality, one-size-fits-all,
leather welding gloves. Deadline for all Package Fees is March 01, 2014.


The program includes a syllabus, instruction, all necessary welding equipment except goggles and gloves, all gases, 4" x 6" flat steel samples, 4130 aircraft grade steel tubing samples, filler rod, striker flints, individual work stations, and group instruction with individual oversight at the welding stations.


NOTE: When registering please enter the correct choice for your needs of this class.  


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