STICK WELDING CARBON STEEL 1/4" THICK 3F TEE 1/8" 7018 WEAVE

WELD PROCESS = SMAW, SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING, STICK WELDING

METAL TYPE = CARBON STEEL 

THICKNESS = 1/4"

WELD TYPE = Fillet weld WEAVE SECOND PASS

JOINT TYPE = TEE

POSITION = 3f vertical uphill

AMPS = 125 AMPS

POLARITY = DCEP

ELECTRODE = 7018 1/8"

ADDITIONAL SETTINGS = 

TIPS:SET THE AMPERAGE HOT ENOUGH TO NOT STICK THE ROD WHEN YOU HOLD A TIGHT ARC…THEN HOLD A TIGHT ARC.

DIFFERENT MANUFACTURERS ELECTRODES REQUIRE SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT AMPERAGE SETTINGS.ANY SUCCESSFUL DEMONSTRATION DISPLAYING AMPERAGE SHOULD GET YOU IN THE BALL PARK.

TWEAK AMPS FROM THAT POINT AND ADJUST ARC CONTROL TO FIT THE SITUATION

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