Mig 4f Tee .035" Quick settings welderskills

WELD PROCESS = GMAW, SHORT CIRCUIT MIG, GAS METAL ARC, BARE WIRE MIG


METAL TYPE = CARBON STEEL, COLD ROLLED STEEL, AISI 1010


THICKNESS = 1/4” .250” 6mm


WELD TYPE = Fillet


JOINT TYPE =Tee


POSITION = 4F overhead


VOLTS = 20 volts


WIRE SPEED = 300 IPM


WIRE SIZE = .035"


POLARITY = DCEP


GAS FLOW = 25 CFH C25 GAS or higher depending on nozzle diameter


CTWD = 3/8”-1/2"


FILLER METAL = ER70S6


ADDITIONAL SETTINGS =


TIPS:A relatively short stickout aka contact to work distance CTWD of 3/8” to 1/2" makes a big difference.


The technique shown is simple serves of cursive e’s that keeps arc on the leading edge of the puddle

Overhead short circuit mig seems to go better when a short stick out aka contact tip to work distance is maintained along with settings that are almost as hot as a 2f fillet

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