what diameter wire to use to get 3/4" fillet in 1 pass?

What diameter wire to use to get 3/4" fillet in 1 pass on 1 1/2" thick steel
plate?
Reply to
jimbo
Loading thread data ...
My guess would be a 3/32" wire running on a 600 amp machine. In theory you could do it on a 400 amp machine with 1/16" wire if you went slow enough, but you would likely fry your stinger if it isn't water cooled.
Most welds that big are either multi pass or sub-arc welded.
Reply to
Ernie Leimkuhler

PolyTech Forum website is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.