See the Four States of Matter in Welding!


Resource ID#: 130660 Primary Type: Perspectives Video: Professional/Enthusiast
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Subject(s): Science
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators educators, Students , Parents
Keywords: states of matter, torch, metal, gas, liquid, solid, plasma, FSU, plasma torch, arc gap, plasma column, kerf, radiation, safety
Instructional Component Type(s): Perspectives Video: Professional/Enthusiast

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