Exaton 79S

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Exaton 79S is a newly designed highly basic, agglomerated flux for electroslag strip cladding delivering excellent slag removal and bead appearance. Flux Exaton 79S is recommended for the usage with Nb-bearing strip electrodes of nickel alloy type, such as EQNiCr-3 and EQNiCrMo-3 or similar.


Grade ES A FB 2B DC
Name EN ISO 14174

Consumable Characteristics

Basicity Index nom: 5.4
Density nom: 1.0 kg/dm3
Slag Type Fluoride basic CaF2-Al2O3


SFA/AWS - EN ISO A5.14:EQNiCrMo-3/ 18274:B Ni 6625 (NiCr22Mo9Nb)
Wire Exaton Ni60


Combined with Wire Exaton Ni60
*Selected production units only. Please contact ESAB for more information. Visit esab.com to download specific flux/wire combination fact sheets for more details.

Typical Weld Metal Analysis %

Typical Weld Metal Analysis %
C Cr Cu Fe Mn Mo Nb Ni Si
Exaton Ni60
0.019 % 21.8 % 0.05 % 2.1 % 0.08 % 9.2 % 3.3 % Bal. % 0.46 %

Typical Weld Metal Analysis Note: Chemistry is for 2 layers cladding


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Part Numbers : Exaton 79S