Stainless Steel Electrodes

ES 316L 15 A5.4: E 316L- 15 / EN 1600: E 19 12 3 B 52

Description

ES 316L 15 is designed to give a weld deposit with a minimum ferrite number of 5 FN. Carbon content is 0.04% maximum and can be used to weld Type 304L stainless steal where the presence of molybdenum is not

Typical Chemical Composition (%)

SiMnMoCrCNi
0.501.502.5019.00.0312.0

Typical Mechanical Properties

Yeild Strength Tensile Strength Elongation 5x D Impact (ISO-V)
450 - 460 N / mm² 560 580 N / mm² % 28 32 + 20 °C 70 J

Applications

ES 316L15 electrode is used for welding synthetic fiber, urea production equipment, and similar type of stainless steel structures. They are also used for welding chromium stainless steel that is not suitable for post weld heat treatment, compound steel, and dissimilar steel

Sizes Available & Recomennded Currents

Diam. (mm) Length (mm) Current (Amperes) Arc Voltage Wire Feed
2.50 350 70 - 120
3.20 350 110 - 170
4.00 350 130 - 230

Welding Current

AC Min. 55 V. / DC { + } :

Welding Positions


Flat

Horizontal

Vertical Up
 
Overhead

Fillet

Hardness (HB)


Special Coating ( performs several functions)


Typical Base Material Grades