C5 Committee on Arc Welding and Cutting

C5 Committee on Arc Welding and Cutting

CHAIR: James Cochran, Kiewit
SECRETARY: Rakesh Gupta
COORDINATOR: Yojaidy Acosta
SCOPE: Responsible for creating and revising standards on arc welding and cutting.

PUBLISHED DOCUMENTS

  • AWS C5.1-73, Recommended Practices for Plasma Arc-Welding
  • AWS C5.2:2001, Recommended Practices for Plasma Arc Cutting and Gouging
  • AWS C5.3:2000 (R2011), Recommended Practices for Air Carbon Arc Gouging and Cutting
  • AWS C5.4-93, Recommended Practices for Stud Welding (second printing, January 2010 for errata on Page 3 - Paragraph 1.2.1, Page 19 - Table 8, Page 23 - Table 10)
  • AWS C5.5/C5.5M:2003, Recommended Practices for Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
  • AWS C5.6-89R, Recommended Practices for Gas Metal Arc Welding
  • AWS C5.7:2000 (R2006), Recommended Practices for Electrogas Welding
  • AWS C5.10/C5.10M:2003, Recommended Practices for Shielding Gases for Welding and Cutting

NEW DOCUMENTS UNDERGOING DRAFTING AND APPROVAL

  • None

LIST OF SUBCOMMITTEES

  • AWS C5B Subcommittee on SMAW
  • AWS C5C Subcommittee on GTAW
  • AWS C5D Subcommittee on GMAW
  • AWS C5E Subcommittee on SAW
  • AWS C5F Subcommittee on ESW
  • AWS C5G Subcommittee on FCAW
  • AWS C5H Subcommittee on SW
  • AWS C5I Subcommittee on PAW
  • AWS C5J Subcommittee on PAC
  • AWS C5K Subcommittee on CAC-A
  • AWS C5O Subcommittee on Gases
  • AWS C5P Subcommittee on EGW

JOIN THE COMMITTEE/SUBCOMMITTEE

The C5 Committee seeks volunteers to participate in its standards development process. Contact Secretary Rakesh Gupta to learn more about this committee’s work.