SMAW stands for shielded metal arc welding, also commonly called ‘stick’ welding. In SMAW, the electrode is a metal rod or stick held in the torch with a small clamp. An alternate or direct current is then used to form an electric arc between the electrode and the metals to be joined.
JACKSUN - 308L
Stainless steel Electrode for welding of all 18/8 type stainless steel.
AWS / SFA 5.1 E 308L
CARBON - 0.12 MAX MANGANESE - 1.75 MAX SILICON - 0.90 MAX PHOSPHORUS - 0.03 MAX SULPHUR - 0.03 MAX
WELDING CURRENT SETTINGS AND PARAMETERS
|S.NO||SIZE IN MM||CURRENT (DC+) AMPS|
|1||1.20||120 - 300|
|2||1.60||180 - 430|
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF WELD METAL
|YS MPa||TS MPa||ELONGATION (L=4d)%||IMPACT (CVN) AT - 200 C)|
|390 MIN||490 - 670 MIN||22 MIN||27 MIN|