Weldwell PH68

General purpose rutile type electrode

PH6825 (2.5mm), PH6832 (3.2mm), PH6840 (4.0mm)

Easy starting, smooth running, popular all positional mild steel general purpose electrode. Weldwell PH68 has the extra arc force and fast freezing slag required for vertical down welds. With great operator appeal, it’s the ideal general purpose choice for the ‘one electrode’ workshop.

General purpose rutile type electrode.

Superb arc starting and restriking characteristics, tolerant to dirty materials eg. rust etc.

One current setting can be used for welding in all positions.

Where to Buy

Product Overview


  • Wrought Iron
  • Trailers
  • Steel Furniture
  • General Purpose Structural Steel
  • Galvanised Gates and Fences

Welding Positions

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


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

Typical All Weld Metal Chemical Analysis

  • C
  • Mn
  • Si

Typical All Weld Metal Mechanical Analysis

  • Yield Strength
    443 MPa
  • Tensile Strength
    495 MPa
  • Elongation
  • CVN Impact Values
    87J @ +20°C

Ordering Information

Electrode Size (mm) Packet Size (kg) Approx No. of Rods per Pkt Part Number
Packet Carton
2.5 2.5 5 172 PH6825
3.2 5.0 3 163 PH6832
4.0 5.0 3 109 PH6840

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