Agricultural Welding

Advisor:  Russell Thomas
Student Chair: -
Registration Location: Butte College Welding Shop
Contest Location:  Butte College
Contest Building/Room: Welding Shop
Contest Starting Time: 8:30am

Sub Contest Sections:

See CATA Code

Changes to CATA Curricular Code:

None

Contest Notes:

Contest registration will begin at 7:00am to 8:15am. Contest will begin promptly at 8:30am.

All PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE) AND OSHA APPROVED SAFETY GLASSES WILL BE REQUIRED IN ALL PROJECT AREAS FOR ALL CONTESTANTS. LONG SLEEVES WILL BE REQUIRED TO COMPETE IN WELDING PORTIONS. EACH STUDENT SHOULD HAVE LONG SLEEVES, PREFERABLY LEATHER, BUT COTTON IS ALSO ACCEPTABLE (NO SYNTHETIC MATERIALS WILL BE ALLOWED). WELDING ROD AND CONSUMABLES WILL BE SUPPLIED, ANY CONSUMABLES BEING USED THAT WERE NOT PROVIDED WILL BE CONFISCATED, AND MAY BE RETRIEVED AFTER THE COMPETITION.

Required Tools for Contest:
-Proper PPE (All required to compete, not having any of the below listed items may result in a disqualification from the hands on welding portion of the competition).
Personal Protective Equipment Includes: WELDING HOOD AND/OR GOGGLES WITH PROPER SHADE LENSES,OSHA APPROVED EYE PROTECTION, WELDING GLOVES, LEATHER BOOTS (this means NO shoes with synthetic uppers or tongues of any kind, or with holes of any kind). LONG SLEEVES WILL BE REQUIRED. NO SYNTHETIC MATERIALS WILL BE ALLOWED.
-#2 Pencils with eraser
-Black ink pen
-Vise grips
-Straight edge (combination square)
-Soapstone / Silver pencil / Scribe
-Chipping Hammer
-Wire Brush
-Mig Pliers

No pneumatic, cordless or electric powered tools can be used during the contest.

Information Last Updated: 2/11/2019 5:37:13 PM