708 for Surfacing Rust Proof Buffer Layer on Problem Carbon Manganese Steel Stick Welding SMAW 1/8" Electrode 14" Long in 0.8lb Sleeve

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Each 0.8lb sleeve of 1/8" (3.2mm) contains approx. 7-8 stick welding rods (Length 14”), Buffer layers on problem steel. MapleWeld 708 is a high strength, ductile, crack resistant electrode designed for welding problem steels such as high carbon and crack sensitive tool steels or manganese steel. Heat resistant up to 850°C (1560°F). Rust proof. Recommended for hard facings; High resistance to wear and heavy shocks. Excellent weldability in all positions, except vertical down. High recovery (160%). Applications include joining of highly alloyed and difficult to weld steel. Surfacing and repair of excavator buckets. Joining and surfacing of rails and steel with 14% manganese. Cushion layer for hard facings. Surfacing of rollers, crane-wheels, etc. Use AC or DC (reverse polarity). Keep the arc as short as possible. Electrode position almost 90° to the workpiece. For welding 14% Mn-steel, keep the temperature of the workpiece below 350°C (660°F).

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