shielded arc welding

shielded arc welding

[′shēl·dəd ′ärk ‚weld·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Arc welding in which the electric arc and the weld metal are protected by gas, decomposition products of the electrode covering, or a blanket of fusible flux.
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