WELDING OPERATIONS I - OD1651 - LESSON 1/TASK 2
REPAIRING GOUGES IN HOMOGENEOUS
provided in TM 9-237, if desired. The butt strap is tack welded
to the soft side of the armor through elongated slots cut into
the strap. The slots are then completely filled by plug welding
them. Do not use excessive weld reinforcement or undercutting at
the surface of the plug.