Specification for Low-Alloy Steel Electrodes for Shielded Metal Arc Welding
standard by American Welding Society, 04/16/2014
This specification prescribes the requirements for classification of low-alloy steel covered electrodes used for shielded metal arc welding. the requirements include chemical composition and mechanical properties of weld metal, weld metal soundness, usability tests of electrodes, and moisture tests of the low-hydrogen electrode covering. Requirements for standard sizes and lengths, marking, manufacturing, and packaging are also included.
- ANSI Approved