Press Release Summary:
Intended for welding austenitic stainless steels to themselves in flat and horizontal positions, SelectAlloy 308 provides stable arc with removable slag and virtually no spatter. Low carbon equivalent, SelectAlloy 308L, is more resistant to intergrannular corrosion due to carbide precipitation without use of niobium or titanium stabilizers. SelectAlloy 308 welds 301, 302, 304, 305, and 308 SS, while SelectAlloy 308L welds 301, 302, 304L, 308, 308L, 321, and 347 grades.
Original Press Release:
Select-Arc Offers Two New Stainless Steel Electrodes
Fort Loramie, OH - Select-Arc, Inc. has introduced two gas-shielded, flux cored austenitic electrodes to its stainless steel product line.
The SelectAlloy 308 electrode is intended for welding austenitic stainless steels to themselves in the flat and horizontal positions. This wire provides a smooth and stable arc with virtually no spatter and easily removable slag. SelectAlloy 308 is designed to weld types 301, 302, 304, 305 and 308 stainless steel.
SelectAlloy 308L is the low carbon equivalent of SelectAlloy 308 which makes SelectAlloy 308L more resistant to intergrannular corrosion due to carbide precipitation without the use of niobium or titanium as stabilizers. SelectAlloy 308L is well suited for welding 301, 302, 304L, 308 and 308L grades of stainless as well as types 321 and 347 (as long as service temperatures do not exceed 500 degrees F).
For more information on SelectAlloy 308 and 308L Stainless Steel Electrodes, contact;
P. O. Box 259
Fort Loramie, OH 45845-0259