SelectWear BU24-S

Hardsurfacing / Submerged Arc / Flux Shielded


  • Deposits a low alloy steel with good compressive strength designed as an underlay for further hardfacing, or the final layer for low stress metal-to-metal wear applications.
  • To be used on carbon and low alloy steels
  • The intermediate hardness level of our build up alloys, with SelectWear BU-S being softer and BU30-S being harder
  • Applications include: steel mill rolls, shafts, mine car wheels, pulleys, cast steel wear parts

Standard Diameters

in (mm)
  • 3/32 (2.4)
  • 1/8 (3.2)

Welding Positions

Flat and Horizontal

Shielding Gas

  • Neutral flux such as ARCFLUX BF-8.7


    Direct Current Electrode Positive (DCEP)


    3 layers: 23-27

    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.