General purpose rutile all-position electrode with particularly satisfying results in the overhead welding of fillet welds, lap joints and sealing runs. Good on rust and paint covered steels. Application in shipbuilding and constructional engineering. Apply a short arc or use touch welding technique.
Typical Charpy V-Notch Properties
|Impact Value||44 ft-lb|
|Impact Value||60 J|
|Testing Temperature||32 °F|
|Testing Temperature||0 °C|
Typical Tensile Properties
|Condition||Elongation||Shielding Gas||Tensile Strength||Yield Strength|
|As Welded||26 %||ISO||520 MPa (75 ksi)||450 MPa (65 ksi)|
|Current||Deposition Rate @ 90% I max||Diameter||Deposition Efficiency (%)||Number of electrodes/kg weld metal||Voltage|
|60-90 A||49 sec||0.8 kg/h (1,8 lb/h)||2.5 x 350.0 mm (0.098 x 13,8 in.)||62 %||91||25 V|
|90-140 A||57 sec||1.1 kg/h (2,4 lb/h)||3.2 x 350.0 mm (1/8 x 13,8 in.)||59 %||59||24 V|
|110-185 A||64 sec||1.4 kg/h (3,1 lb/h)||4.0 x 350.0 mm (5/32 x 13,8 in.)||58 %||40||26 V|
SFA/AWS A5.1 : E6013
EN ISO 2560-A : E 42 0 RC 11
CE EN 13479
|Approvals are based on factory location. Please contact ESAB for more information.|
|Alloy Type||Carbon Manganese|
|Coating Type||Rutile-cellulosic covering|
|Welding Current||AC, DC-(+)|
Typical Weld Metal Analysis %
|Typical Weld Metal Analysis %|
|0.08 %||0.60 %||0.40 %|
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