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How to Increase Productivity with Self-Shielded Flux-Cored Wire

What if you could obtain high quality welds outdoors without the productivity slowdowns associated with changing stick electrodes? Self-shielded flux-cored wires allow welders to continue working without interruption. These wires have changed and improved from what was available several years ago, but you must understand how to select the best wire for the job.

ASM Awards Weld Mold

They receive the ASM Historical Landmark Award for 2017 for developing and innovating the flood welding process for weld die repair.

An Alternative to Soldered Joints

New back-cast resistance welding electrodes made of tungsten and copper ensure optimum current transfer in resistance welding applications used in the automobile, aviation, electrical and electronics, and household appliance industries.

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Filler Metals

Here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about filler metals and welding best practices to help improve weld quality, productivity and overall welding success. These tips can help you make the right filler metal selection, address common challenges and get the most from your welding operation.

Wire Feeding Issues? Consider These Common Causes First

Though welding operators often assume that the filler metal is the source of a wire feeding problem, it’s important to consider other common causes before taking any corrective steps. Don’t assume that cleaning lube off the wire or adding more lube is the answer. While there are many potential causes to poor wire feeding, many of them have simple solutions.

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