AWS E308LT-1/4

Suitable welding positions

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CWB to CSA W48 AWS A 5.22M:2012

Typical applications

Metal active gas (MAG) welding g of low carbo on 18% Cr– 8% Ni stainless steel, also used to join austenitic stainless steel (AISI 304, 304L, 304LN, A ASTM A157 Gr. C99; A320 Gr. B8C or D).

Characteristics on usage

  • Excellent weldability and low crack susceptibility 
  • Titania type flux core with self-detaching slag 
  • Low spatter generation 
  • Very good weld soundness of the weld-metal

Typical chemical composition of all-weld-metal (%)


Typical mechanical properties of all-weld-metal


Tensile Strength  Min Elongation                     
520 MPa    35%                           

Product Codes

6291 0900.035.9mm
6291 1200.0451.2mm
6291 1600.0621.6mm