speed of travel

speed of travel

[′spēd əv ′trav·əl]
(metallurgy)
The speed at which a weld is made along its longitudinal axis; measured in inches or spots per minute.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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