Welding Test pieces

We are providing standard Welding test pieces for ASME,AWS, DIN

  1. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Codes
Code Description


ASME BPVC Section II Part C: Specifications for Welding Rods, Electrodes, and Filler Metals.


ASME BPVC Section V Nondestructive Examination
ASME BPVC Section IX Welding and Brazing Qualifications
ASME B16.25 Buttwelding ends



  1. American Welding Society (AWS) Standards
Standard Number  Title
AWS A02.4 Standard symbols for welding, brazing, and non-destructive examination
AWS A03.0 Standard welding terms and definitions
AWS A05.1 Specification for carbon steel electrodes for shielded metal arc welding
AWS A05.18 Specification for carbon steel electrodes and rots for gas shielded arcwelding
AWS B01.10 Guide for the nondestructive examination of welds
 AWS B02.1 Specification for Welding Procedure and Performance Qualification


  1. ISO 24394 Welding for aerospace applications. Summary:

Welding for aerospace applications –

Qualification test for welders and welding operators –

Fusion welding of metallic components (ISO 24394:2008 + Amd. 1:2013),

English translation of DIN ISO 24394:2013-12


7 Test pieces

Test pieces (see Table 2) shall be applied according to the required welder qualification test, see 4.1.3.


Table 2 — Test pieces

Dimensions in millimetres





Dimensions and welding conditions

(Dimensions without tolerance indication are approximate values)


TP1 a welding sequence — for materials susceptible to cracking, the welding sequence may be altered.”





welding sequence

t1: thinner plate/sheet,

t2: thicker plate/sheet

t2 W 1,5 t1

NOTE Weld direction can

be from right to left or left to





t1 ≤t2 ≤1,5 t1



All welds indicated by rippling shall be performed.


Tube wall thickness and

diameters occurring in

production. Diameter


d1 > 1,2d2

d3 u d2

Tube axis:

d1: horizontal

d2: vertical

TP6 All welds indicated by rippling shall be performed.