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Old 08-26-2012, 10:41 AM   #7
trc.rhubarb
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to my novice eyes, it was a low penetration weld. It looks almost as if it was just cradled in rather than 'becoming one' with the weld. Looks like a defective weld to me even if the circumstances that caused it's failure were above the design specs.
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