AWS: A5.5 (E8018-B6)
Alloy Type: Low Alloy
Low alloy stick electrode for fabrication and repair of 5% Cr – .5% Mo steels such as ASTM A387 Grade 5 and other chromium-molybdenum steels. Applications include boiler and pressure vessel fabrication and other projects involved in steam or high temperature service.
Can be available as DevShield 8016-B6 or DevShield 8018-B6.
AWS Mechanical Requirements (Stress Relieved 1 hr at 1375°F)*
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