Carbon Steel TIG Settings for 11ga Tee Joint

Quick video shows an 11ga tee joint at 128 amps

This is a super short video and all the settings are listed below.

If you want to learn more about tig welding carbon steel fillet welds watch


the full length video here

Settings for 11ga carbon steel 2F tee joint fillet weld

WELD PROCESS = TIG, GTAW, GAS TUNGSTEN ARC WELDING

METAL TYPE = CARBON STEEL

THICKNESS = 11GA

WELD TYPE = Fillet weld

JOINT TYPE = TEE JOINT

POSITION = 2F HORIZONTAL

AMPERAGE = MACHINE SET TO 131AMPS CONTROLLED WITH PEDAL TO 128 AMPS MAX  

TUNGSTEN = 2% LANTHANATED, 3/32"

FILLER WIRE = 1/16” ER70S6

POLARITY = DCEN

GAS FLOW = 20 CFH argon

CUP SIZE =  8

ADDITIONAL SETTINGS =   

PRE FLOW = .5 SEC

POST FLOW = 7 SEC

TIPS: KEEP A TIGHT ARC 

Aim for an arc length that is equal or less than the diameter of your tungsten electrode.

Torch angle can be forgiving provided your arc length is tight.

Keep the hot tip of the filler wire shielded by the argon envelope from the tig cup

8 Pro Combo Kit includes both Clear and Ceramic cups

The 8 Pro Combo kit opens up lots of possibilities for other Furick Cups both Clear and Ceramic

This video will help you know what cups you need for your type TIG torch

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