TIG WELDING STAINLESS STEEL16GA LAP SETTINGS

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WELD PROCESS = TIG, GTAW, GAS TUNGSTEN ARC WELDING, 

METAL TYPE = 304L STAINLESS STEEL  

THICKNESS =  .063" 

WELD TYPE =  FILLET

JOINT TYPE = LAP

POSITION = 2F

AMPERAGE = MACHINE SET TO 65 AMPS CONTROLLED WITH FOOT PEDAL

TUNGSTEN = 2% LANTHANATED, 3/32"

FILLER WIRE = .045” ER308L

POLARITY = DCEN

GAS FLOW = 20-25 CFH argon

CUP SIZE =  10

ADDITIONAL SETTINGS =    

PRE FLOW = .2 SEC

POST FLOW = 11 SEC

TIPS: GET THE PUDDLE MOVING WITHIN 3 SECONDS.

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.  

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