N-8018-W2

Specification
AWS Specification: AWS E8018-W2
JIS Specification: N/A
Other Specification: N/A
Description
  • N-8018-W is a low hydrogen iron powder type electrode containing copper, chromium, and nickel in its weld metal deposit
  • Features high resistance to atmospheric corrosion
  • Excellent crack resistance and mechanical properties due to its low hydrogen type coating
  • Suitable for welding medium and thick plates.
TYPICAL CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF ALL WELD METAL DEPOSITS (%):

C

Si

Mn

Cr

Ni

Mo

0.06

0.54

0.84

0.52

0.61

0.48

 

TYPICAL MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF ALL WELD METAL DEPOSITS:
Yield Point
N/mm2 (KSI)
 
Tensile Strength
N/mm2 (KSI)
 
Elongation
%
 
Impact Value
°C, J (°F, Ft-Lbs)
 

540 (78)

640 (93)

27

-18°, 95  (0°, 70)

 

SIZE AND RECOMMENDED CURRENT RANGE: AC, DC (+)

DIAMETER (mm)

2.5

3.2

4.0

5.0

LENGTH (mm)

350

350

350

350

Current Amp

Flat

55 - 85

90 - 130

130 - 190

200 - 240

Vertical & Overhead

50 - 80

70 - 110

100 - 170

160 - 210


Welding Positions: ALL POSITIONS
Approvals: N/A

NOTE:

The information contained or otherwise referenced herein is presented only as “typical” without guarantee or warranty, and Industrial Welding Corporation expressly disclaims any liability incurred from any reliance thereon. Typical data and test results for mechanical properties, deposit, or electrode composition and other properties were obtained from a weld produced and tested according to prescribed standards and should not be assumed to be the expected results in a particular application or weldment. Actual results will vary depending on many factors, including, but not limited to, weld procedure, plate chemistry and temperature, weldment design, and fabrication methods. Users are cautioned to confirm by qualification testing, or other appropriate means, the suitability of any welding consumable and procedure before use in the intended application.

  • Welding of 50kgf/mm2 high tensile strength atmospheric corrosion resisting steels (COR-TEN 50A, B, C) and superior atmospheric corrosion resisting steels (COR-TEN O) for bridges, structures and rolling stock

  • Dry the electrodes at 350-400C for about one hour before use
  • Store the electrodes at 100-150C after drying to keep away from moisture
  • Adopt back step method or strike the arc on a small steel plate to prevent blowholes at the arc starting
  • Keep the arc as short as possible
  • Pre-heat at 100-150C

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