AWS Technical Committees
G1 Committee on Joining of Plastics and Composites


CHAIR: Herb Mikeworth, Dukane Corporation
SECRETARY: Steve Hedrick
SCOPE: Responsible for the preparation of standards on the joining of plastics and composites.
PUBLISHED STANDARDS
  • G1.1M/G1.1:2006, Guide to Ultrasonic Assembly of Thermoplastics [ISBN # 0-87171-032-3]
  • G1.2M/G1.2:1999, Specification for Standardized Ultrasonic Welding Test Specimen for Thermoplastics
  • G1.6:2006, Specification for the Qualification of Plastics Welding Inspectors for Hot Gas, Hot Gas Extrusion, and Heated Tool Butt Thermoplastic Welds [ISBN # 0-87171-051-X]
  • G1.10M:2001, Guide for the Evaluation of Hot Gas, Hot Gas Extrusion, and Heated Tool Butt Thermoplastic Welds
NEW STANDARDS UNDERGOING DRAFTING AND APPROVAL
  • G1.3:20XX, Guide for Vibrational Welding
  • G1.8:20XX, Specification for Qualification of Plastics Welder Test Facilities
  • G1.9:20XX, Specification for the Qualification of Plastics Welding Educators
LIST OF SUBCOMMITTEES
  • G1A – Subcommittee on Hot Gas Welding and Extrusion Welding
  • G1B – Subcommittee on Vibration Welding
  • G1C – Subcommittee on Ultrasonic Welding
INVITATION TO JOIN THE COMMITTEE/SUBCOMMITTEE:

The American Welding Society is recruiting volunteers to serve on the G1 Committee on Joining of Plastics and Composites. This committee is in the process of developing new standards.

Learn more about this committee's work by contacting committee secretary Steve Hedrick.


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