Electrodes & Rods

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FCAW-G Electrode is designed for shipbuilding.

August 4, 2015

With minimal spatter and fume generation rates, UltraCore® HD Marine gas-shielded, flux-cored wire electrode enables flat bead shape when welding at high deposition rates in all positions. Consumable meets such shipbuilding standards as ABS, DNV, LR, and BV and comes in 15 lb spool package that facilitates handling and fosters mobility. Along with deposition rates up to 12 lb/hr out-of-position, features include arc stability with 100% CO2 shielding gas. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Stick Electrodes suit vertical-down pipe welding.

June 10, 2015

Intended for use on 70–90 ksi pipe, Pipeliner® LH-D 80, 90, and 100 Stick Electrodes have durable coating that stays intact without breaking during shipping and in use. SMAW electrodes meet H4R low hydrogen and moisture resistant requirements. Suitable for welders of all experience levels, electrodes exhibit optimized puddle control and no spill at bottom of pipe. Products are Q2 lot controlled and tested with actual deposit composition and mechanical properties for each lot. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Hardsurfacing Electrode maintains sharp edges.

June 5, 2015

Intended for welding components required to maintain sharp edge, SelectWear M7 offers high hardness (2 layers – RC60-65) with balanced abrasion and impact resistance. Deposit is magnetic, will not cross check, and is not readily machinable. Available in .035, .045, 1/16, 7/64, and 1/8 in. dia, this iron-based, martensitic, high-molybdenum, high-speed, tool steel alloy electrode can be used for welding on hot and cold dies, shear blades, tire shredders, and cutting/shaving knives. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Arc-Stable Stainless Steel Electrode reduces burn-through.

May 5, 2015

Due to its stable arc characteristics, Select 430LCb-Mod promotes accelerated travel speeds with reduced burn-through and spatter. Chrome content, combined with stabilization from niobium and titanium, provides heat and corrosion resistance similar to base materials which are welded. Available in .045, .052, and 1/16 in. dia, this metal cored, ferritic electrode also handles poor fit-up and gaps, is enhanced for weld applicability, and fosters welding of thinner materials. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

Stainless Steel Electrode welds thin exhaust components.

March 4, 2015

Designed for automotive applications that use thin materials, Select FP 439Ti can weld aluminized or other coated components on ~0.8 mm material with no burn through. Metal cored ferritic stainless steel electrode provides stable spray arc over broad range of current and voltage settings with emphasis on low heat input. Available in .035, .045, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select FP 439Ti is suitable for welding manifolds, catalytic converters, and exhaust tubing. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Electronic Components & Devices, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Spatter-Free Electrode welds zinc galvanized, primer coated steel.

February 9, 2015

Available in .035, .045, and 1/16 in. dia, Select 70C-6 ZN consists of carbon steel, composite metal cored electrode that carries E70C-6M-H4 classification per AWS A5.18. Wire provides stable arc with fine spray transfer that produces spatter-free welds at travel speeds to 80 ipm with optimized sidewall fusion. Also, arc stability through both standard CV and pulse parameters enables welding over zinc galvanized and coated carbon steels. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Composite Metal Cored Electrode welds aluminized material.

January 8, 2015

Intended for welding of ferritic stainless steel, particularly on thin section, aluminized material, Select FP 409Ti comes in .045 in. dia and provides stable spray arc over diverse current/voltage settings with minimal spatter and no burn-through on thin material. Titanium acts as stabilizing agent to provide oxidation and corrosion resistance. Furthermore, resistance to sensitization reduces chances of stress corrosion cracking when welding over lubricants, oils, and other hydrocarbons. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Wires maintain strength after stress-relief hold.

October 22, 2014

Hobart® FabCOR® 4130 SR gas-shielded, metal-cored wire and Hobart SubCOR® 4130 SR metal-cored, submerged-arc welding electrode maintain mechanical properties, such as hardness, during extended periods of stress relief. While deposition rates help increase travel speed and productivity, weld deposit strength and chemistry versatility suit joining and repair applications with various materials. Products are intended for use with DCEP polarity and serve single- and multi-pass welding applications. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Flux Cored Electrode welds plates with surface contaminants.

October 13, 2014

Available in 3/32 in. dia, Select 70CRP is suited for welding automatic or semi-automatic fillet welds on ship panels, barges, or any structural plate that has been coated with rust-preventive primer or non-coated plate that has rusted. Formulation of this flux cored, carbon steel electrode enables welding on primer and rust with minimal porosity/blowholes. Additionally, wire delivers smooth arc characteristics, minimal spatter, and optimized slag removal. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Shielded Electrode is suited for low-temperature stress relief.

September 9, 2014

Offered in .045, 052, and 1/16 in. dia, Select 70C-6 SR consists of E70C-6MJ-H4 gas-shielded, metal cored electrode with properties that promote weldability and minimal slag. This results in smooth arc transfer with maximized arc stability. Also, wire exhibits optimized mechanical properties at temperatures down to -60°F in both as-welded and stress relief condition. Suitable welding applications include rootpass welding of process piping, pressure vessel fabrication, and general fabrication. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

Stick Electrode resists moisture in humid conditions.

July 22, 2014

Consisting of mild-steel, low-hydrogen stick welding consumable, Millennium Arc™ 7018 is designed for applications in power generation, petrochemical, pressure vessels, and pressure piping. Product has no intentional addition of zinc in its composition, which minimizes zinc in welding fumes. Providing effortless slag removal, electrode delivers flat bead profile and clear weld puddle without slag interference. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Welding Electrode exhibits smooth arc transfer.

June 9, 2014

Available in .045, .052, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select 707 E71T-1 Flux Cored Gas-Shielded Electrode provides optimized weldability at low or high current settings while exhibiting arc stability. All-position wire also delivers robust mechanical properties at temperatures as low as -20°F. Applications include general fabrication, structural steel, construction equipment, railcar fabrication, and shipbuilding. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

Replacement Electrodes, Holder can be used on multiple torches.

March 20, 2014

Extending electrode life, PT-36®, PT 19XL®, and PT600® replacement Silver-Pro electrodes combine copper body and solid silver insert. This improves conductivity of electricity and efficiently dissipates heat of plasma arc. Electrode holder 0558003924-Ur is compatible with PT-600® and PT-36® systems, while T-11210 electrode holder is compatible with PT-19XL® system. This allows same 450 A oxygen electrode, Silver Pro 0558003914-PrO, to be used with all 3 torches. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Machinery & Machining Tools, Electronic Components & Devices

Replacement Electrodes feature silver insert.

February 28, 2014

Combining copper electrode body and solid silver insert, PT-36® Replacement Silver-Pro Electrodes deliver powerful plasma arc while minimizing downtime. Silver insert optimizes conductivity of electricity and dissipates heat of plasma arc more efficiently than standard copper electrodes, extending electrode life. With replacement electrode holder for PT-36® torch, replacement electrodes and OEM’s original electrodes can both be used. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Stick Electrode optimizes operator control and weld quality.

January 23, 2014

Available in 1/8 or 5/32 in. diameters, Hobart 610 features concentric design, ensuring even coating along entire length and consistent arc performance. Stick electrode exceeds AWS minimum specifications by offering tensile strength of 78,000 psi and yield strength of approximately 65,000 psi. To minimize cracking in low temperatures, product offers Charpy V-Notch impact values of 45 lb-ft at temperatures of -20°F. It also provides easy weld lay-in and smooth bead appearance. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux Cored Electrode suits stress-relieved applications.

September 10, 2013

Delivering smooth, stable arc, Select 7000-SR is designed for welding carbon and certain low alloy steels where optimal mechanical properties are required in both as-welded and stress-relieved conditions. Gas-shielded, flux cored, all-position electrode has low spatter emission and fast freezing slag. Available in .045, .052, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select 7000-SR is suitable for welding vessels, piping, and other applications demanding low temperature toughness before and after stress relieving. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Low-Alloy Cellulosic Electrode suits root pass welding.

August 26, 2013

Available in 4.0 mm, 3/16 in., and 5.0 mm dia, Pipeliner® Arc 80 is designed for root pass welding up to X80-grade pipe as well as fill and cap pass welding for X70-grade pipe. Low-alloy stick electrode, classified as E8010-G and E8010-P1 per AWS, fosters productivity in vertical down as well as out-of-position pipe welding and offers deep penetration. Q2 Lot® control shows actual deposited chemistry, and electrode offers clean, visible weld puddle.
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Welding Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Nickel Alloy Electrode withstands rigorous environments.

July 10, 2013

Designed to tackle critical welding applications in demanding environments, SelectAlloy 182-AP produces uniform, well washed beads with minimal weaving, low spatter, and optimized slag peeling. Gas-shielded, flux cored, all position wire offers resistance to hot cracking, corrosion, and oxidation. Available in .045 and 1/16 in. diameters, ENiCrFe-3 class electrode is suitable for welding in desalination plants, petrochemical facilities, power generation plants, and furnace equipment. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

Metal Cored Electrode targets oil field applications.

April 8, 2013

Available in .045 a 1/16 in. diameters, Select 4130C is manufactured to match properties of certain quench and tempered steels following post-weld heat treatment. Nickel–chromium–molybdenum bearing wire contains less than 1% nickel in weld deposit and delivers smooth arc transfer with minimal splatter. Select 4130C is suitable for welding 4130, 4140, 8630, and similar alloy steels. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Replacement Electrodes feature silver insert.

February 27, 2013

Combining copper electrode body with solid silver insert, Silver-Pro Electrodes are available for Hypertherm® HPR 130®/260® systems, ESAB® PT-600® system, and Kjellberg® PERCUT 160®/170®/370.1® systems. Silver insert optimizes conductivity of electricity and dissipates heat of plasma arc more efficiently than standard copper electrodes, resulting in extended electrode life. Read More