2017 №11 (05) DOI of Article
2017 №11 (02)

The Paton Welding Journal 2017 #11
TPWJ, 2017, #11, 8-12 pages
Modern flux-cored wires for welding of low-alloy steels of increased and high strength

Journal                    The Paton Welding Journal
Publisher                 International Association «Welding»
ISSN                      0957-798X (print)
Issue                       #11, 2017 (November)
Pages                      8-12
V.N. Shlepakov, A.S. Kotelchuk and Yu.A. Gavrilyuk
E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of the NAS of Ukraine 11 Kazimir Malevich Str., 03150, Kiev, Ukraine. E-mail: office@paton.kiev.ua
The paper studies the peculiarities of application of flux-cored wires for welding of metal structures of low-alloy steels of increased and high strength. The ways have been proposed for solving the problems existing in this field. The flux-cored wires developed in the recent years at the E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute for these purposes were described. The directions of increase of quality and efficiency of flux-cored wire welding using modern equipment have been presented. 15 Ref., 2 Tables, 7 Figures.
Keywords: electric arc welding, flux-cored wire, low-alloy high-strength steels, heat input, wire melting efficiency, automation and control of welding process
Received:                17.10.17
Published:               06.12.17
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