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Basic coated SMAW electrode giving a 1% Ni type steel deposit for service temperatures from -60°C to +400°C

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Product Details

  • Alloy Type: Low and Medium Alloys
  • Cracks: No
  • Machinable: Yes
  • Multi-layer: Yes
  • AWS Classification(s): ASME IIC SFA-5.5 / AWS A5.5: E8018-C3
  • EN ISO Classification(s): EN ISO 2560-A: E 46 5 1Ni B 42
  • Welding Process(es): SMAW / MMA


  • High resistance to initiation and propagation of cracks on account of its particularly low diffusible hydrogen content (< 5 ml/100g)
  • Excellent low temperature toughness down to -60°C, both as welded and stress relieved, pleasing arc characteristics, good bead appearance
  • Complements Welding Alloys cored wires ROBOFIL M Ni1 and ROBOFIL R Ni1+
  • Baking before use: 2 hours at 300/350°C

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