GRIBINOX 316L E 316L-15
AWS /SFA 5.4: E 316L-15
IS 5206 E19.12.2.B.20, BS 2926 19.12.3L.B, ISO: 3581-A
A basic coated all-position electrode intended for welding of low carbon, molybdenum alloyed, acid resisting austenitic stainless steel of similar composition (316 / 316L). Operability is excellent with a low spatter arc, producing an exceptionally good weld bead appearance. The deposited weld metal is of X-ray quality.
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For welding ASTM/ASME 316/316L, CF8M, DIN 1.4404 / 1.4401, 1.4403, 1.4436. Fabrication of stainless steel structures and assemblies such as plate, pipe work, vessels, tanks, forgings and castings, in the chemical power and pharmaceutical industries, food, drink and paper processing plant.
Good resistance to general and intergranular corrosion in most inorganic and organic acids. Good resistance to chloride pitting resistance.
MICROSTRUCTURE : Austenite with 3 to 8 FN (3-7% Ferrite) Typical 6FN.
ASME IX QUALIFICATION : QW-432 F-NUMBER 5, QW-442 A-NUMBER 8
REDRYING : 250°C / 2 hrs., max 5 cycles, 10 hr. total.
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