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WELDER PERFORMANCE QUALIFICATION (WPQ)

Welder’s Name : : Identification:


WPS No : Type: MANUAL
Welding Process : SMAW Thickness: 40 mm
Base Metal : ASTM A 217 Gr WCB Date:
VARIABLES (QW-350) Actual variables used Qualification Range

Backing (QW-402) NIL Parent, Weld


ASME P.NO. 1 (QW-403) PLATE PLATE, PIPE
THICKNESS:
Groove 40 mm 5 - 200 mm
Fillet N.A All sizes
Pipe Diameter Groove N.A Above 75 mm OD
Pipe Diameter Fillet N.A All dia

FILLER METAL:
AWS Specification No. (QW-404) 5.1 5.1
Classification E 7018 E 7018
F.No. 4 4
WELD DEPOSIT THICKNESS:
Groove 40 mm 200mm amx
Fillet N.A All sizes
Welding Position (QW-405) 1G 1G, 1F
Progression N.A N.A
Baking Gas (QW-408) N.A N.A
Mode of metal transfer (QW-409) N.A N.A
Welding Current type/polarity DC / RP DC / RP
GUIDED BEND TESTS (QW-160)
Sl.No Specn.No Type & Fig No.(QW-462.2) Result

1 AT 1, 2, 3, 4 Side Bend ( 4 nos) Satisfactory

OTHER TESTS
Visual examination results (QW-302.4) Satisfactory
Radiography test results(QW-304 & 305) N.A
Fillet weld test N.A
Macro etch test N.A
D.P. Check N.A
Hardness test N.A
Weld test conducted by
Mechanical test conducted by
Laboratory test report No. WPQ

We certify that the statements in this record are correct and that the test coupons were prepared,
welded and tested in accordance with the requirements of Section IX of ASME Boiler & Pressure
Vessel Code.