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Weldwell PH48A

General purpose rutile type electrode with easy starting and restarting properties

PH48A25 (2.5mm), PH48A32 (3.2mm), PH48A40 (4.0mm)

The Weldwell PH48A is a rutile electrode for all positional general purpose welding of mild steel. The arc stability on low open circuit voltages makes it excellent for use on 230V single phase welding machines.

All positional electrode


Suitable for out-of-position welding with slag that has competitive quick freezing properties


Remarkable tolerance to bad lift-up

Where to Buy

Product Overview

Applications

  • Galvanised steel
  • Pipe
  • General repair
  • Welding of mild steel in non-structural applications
  • Trailers
  • Steel furniture
  • Hoppers
  • Tubular sections
  • flat bar

Welding Positions

  • 1G
  • 2G
  • 3G Upwards
  • 4G
  • 1F
  • 2F
  • 4F
  • 5G

Specifications

  • Stick
Classification
AS/NZS 4855B E4313A
AWS A5.1 E6013

Typical All Weld Metal Chemical Analysis

  • C
    0.04
  • Mn
    0.50
  • Si
    0.40

Typical All Weld Metal Mechanical Analysis

  • Yield Strength
    467 MPa
  • Tensile Strength
    521 MPa
  • Elongation
    31%
  • CVN Impact Values
    59J @ 0┬░C

Ordering Information

Electrode Size (mm) Packaging Approx No. of Rods per pkt Part Number
KG per Packet Packets per Carton
2.5 2.5 5 172 PH48A25
3.2 5.0 3 163 PH48A32
4.0 5.0 3 109 PH48A40

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