Gricast LH, Est
AWS/SFA 5.15: Est
An extruded, medium heavy coated cast iron electrode. Weldable in all positions except vertical down. Arc striking and re-striking properties are very good. Arc is soft & stable. Slag is easy to remove. Low spatters. Weld metal is not machinable. Bead appearance is fine with uniform ripples.
WELD METAL ANALYSIS (RANGE) %
• Due to the special coating, welding of cast iron containing high percentages of phosphorous and Sulphur is possible.
• Applicable for joining and repairing of cast iron as well as for joining cast iron to mild steel.
• Also for welding the steel of unknown composition.
Pre-heating of the work-piece is required for heavy sections.