Griduct 78C2L, E 7018C2L
AWS/ SFA : 5.5 E7018C2L,
DIN 8529 : ESY 46873NiB, BS 2493 : 3NiBH
Medium heavy coated, basic type, hydrogen controlled electrode recommended for welding 3% nickel steel. The deposited weld metal has extra low carbon content and impurities such as sulphur, phosphorus are kept at very low level. The deposited weld metal is of radiographic quality.
WELD METAL ANALYSIS (RANGE) %
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES (RANGE)
• 3.5% Ni alloyed steels specifically for service at cryogenic temperatures down to –100°C.
• ASTM A 333 grade 3 pipe, BS: 1501-503 plate.
• Construction of cryogenic plant and associated pipe work e.g petrochemical industry, demanding resistance to weld brittle fracture when operating at temperatures down to minus 80 / minus 100°C.
MICROSTRUCTURE : Ferritic with a component of acicular ferrite.
ASME QUALIFICATION : F NO : QW – 432, A NO : QW : 442
REDRYING TEMPERATURE : 300°C / 2 hrs
WELDING POSITION :