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Carbon Steel / Flux Cored / Gas Shielded


Features

  • A general purpose electrode with high levels of deoxidation for welding over mill scale and other oxide contaminants
  • Well suited for welding carbon steels such as ASTM A36, A285, A515, and A516
  • Ideal for general fabrication and structural welding
  • Typical applications are railcar fabrication, structural steel, and construction equipment

Standard Diameters

in (mm)
  • 0.045 (1.2)
  • 1/16 (1.6)
  • 5/64 (2.0)
  • 3/32 (2.4)
  • 7/64 (2.8)
  • 1/8 (3.2)

Welding Positions

Flat and Horizontal

Shielding Gas

  • 100% CO₂
    Flow Rate: 40 – 50 CFM

Polarity

Direct Current Electrode Positive (DCEP)

Conformances

  • ASME SFA 5.20
    • E70T-1C-H8
    • E70T-9C-H8
  • AWS A5.20
    • E70T-1C-H8
    • E70T-9C-H8
  • AWS D1.8
    • 3/32 in (2.4 mm), (100% CO₂)
    • 5/64 in (2.0 mm), (100% CO₂)
  • Approvals
    Agency Approval Shielding Gas Diameter(s)
    in (mm)
    ABS E70T-1C C1 (100% CO₂) 0.045 (1.2) – 3/32 (2.4)
    CWB E490T1-C1A3-CS1-H8 C1 (100% CO₂) 0.045 (1.2) – 3/32 (2.4)
    TYPICAL WELD DEPOSIT CHEMISTRY (WT%)
    Shielding Gas C Cr Cu Mn Mo Ni P S Si V
    100% CO₂ 0.06 0.05 0.06 1.56 0.01 0.02 0.006 0.010 0.58 0.02
    Typical Mechanical Properties
    Shielding Gas Tensile Strength
    ksi (MPa)
    Yield Strength
    ksi (MPa)
    Elongation
    (%)
    WeldCondition PWHTTemp Charpy V-Notch
    0 °F ft⋅lb (-18 °C J)
    Charpy V-Notch
    -20 °F ft⋅lb (-29 °C J)
    100%CO2 89 (611) 73 (503) 24 As-Welded

    Packaging (lbs (kg))

    33 (15) Spools, 60 (27.2) Coils, 500 (226.8) Round Drum, 800 (362.9) Hex Drum, 900 (408.2) Hex Drum

    *Some packaging options may not be available depending on diameter and product. Special package options may be available upon request.