Metal Fabricating Glossary


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base metal

 noun


Definitions

  1. In welding, the part that all other parts are welded to; also called the parent metal.

External Resources

Wikipedia: base metal

Internal Resources

Using a hand-held plasma cutter
MIG welding—The basics and then some


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