Cutting Electrodes

 

POWER CUT    

 

CURRENT CONDITION:

AC or DC(+/-)

 

CHARACTERISTICS :

A special electrode with a coating which gives a stable arc during the cutting or piercing process.  It is suitable for all positions. Produces slag.

 

APPLICATIONS :

Cutting and piercing of Steel, Copper materials, Aluminium and Cast Iron. Excellent for burning rivets, dismanteling work at site and for cutting out unwanted metal in foundry castings.

 

PROCEDURE:

After striking the arc, swing the arc back and forth as in sawing. Maintain the motion and at the same time dig the arc deeper into the metal. For holes, push the arc in and out the metal. Use DC with electrode negative for best results.

 

WELDING DATA (%)

SIZE 3.15mm 4.00mm 5.00mm
Amps 150 – 250 200 – 300 250 – 400