MIG CARBON STEEL 3/16" THICK 2F OUTSIDE CORNER

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

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

THICKNESS = 3/16"  

WELD TYPE = Fillet weld

JOINT TYPE =corner

POSITION = 2F, horizontal

VOLTS = 18.6 volts

WIRE SPEED = 190 IPM

WIRE SIZE = .035"

POLARITY = DCEP

GAS FLOW = 20-25 CFH C25 GAS

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.

There is a wide range of settings that will work on outside corner joints depending on the desired outcome and customer requirements.

Lower wire speed settings slow the travel speed and can achieve a certain desired appearance...but the main goal should always be to achieve a sound weld.

mig welding carbon steel 3/16
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