Alumi Glide® 4047 Aluminum Welding Wire is a premium welding wire with 12% silicon. It is formulated to minimize the possibility of hot cracking during the welding process and features optimized metal flow for precise and controlled weld bead formation. Its composition and properties make it highly resistant to cracking, which results in stronger and more reliable welds.
Alumi Glide® 4047 Aluminum Welding Wire
NS ARC’s Alumi Glide® 4047 Aluminum Welding Wire is a premium aluminum welding wire that is designed to deliver outstanding results in precision welding applications. With this high-quality welding wire, you’ll be able to experience smooth and effortless welding due to its enhanced fluidity. It ensures optimized metal flow for precise and controlled weld bead formation. Featuring 12% silicon, the aluminum welding wire is formulated to minimize the possibility of hot cracking during the welding process, which result in stronger and more reliable welds.
The Alumi Glide® 4047 aluminum welding wire also features low shrinkage characteristics, which results in welds with minimal distortion. This ensures dimensional accuracy while reducing the need for post-welding rework. Additionally, our heavy-duty welding wire exhibits exceptional resistance to corrosion, which makes it the ideal choice for working in environments that are prone to harsh weather conditions or corrosive elements. The welds created by this wire remain durable under the most demanding circumstances.
With the reliable Alumi Glide® 4047 aluminum welding wire, you gain unparalleled benefits that make your welding experience a smooth and flawless endeavor. Professional welders seek out the wire’s precision and reliability as it enhances the strength of the weld with ease. Best suited for both MIG and TIG operations, its versatility allows it to handle a wider range of applications found in many different industries. To learn more about how our Alumi Glide® 4047 aluminum welding wire can benefit your welding experience, contact our team as soon as possible. We’ll be able to guide you through our many different welding wire types that we have available while offering professional guidance through your next welding project.
Applications for Alumi Glide® 4047 Welding Wire
Alumi Glide® 4047 welding wire is best suited for the following applications:
- Agricultural Equipment
- Automotive Manufacturing
- General Fabrication
- Heavy Equipment
- Pipe Welding
- Pressure Vessels
Other Industrial Applications for Alumi Glide® 4047 Welding Wire
Crafted to deliver exceptional fluidity, minimized hot cracking, and low shrinkage, the Alumi Glide® 4047 aluminum welding wire from NS ARC is the right type of welding wire that ensures superior weld quality and reliability. Its high strength-to-weight ratio and versatility make it the ideal general-purpose repair and maintenance aluminum filler metal as it works effectively on welding bicycles, trucks, trailers, automotive parts, and equipment. Suitable for GTAW/TIG and GMAW/GMAW-P welding operations, this welding wire is commonly used in the automotive, construction, and manufacturing industries where its strength contributes to the overall quality of the components being welded.
Shielding Gas Blends for Alumi Glide® 4047 Welding Wire
When using the following shielding gas blends, optimal results can be acquired with Alumi Glide® 4047 aluminum welding wire:
- 100% Argon
- Argon/Helium Mixtures
This versatile TIG/MIG welding wire can be used in all positions. Factors such as appropriate shielding gas usage, settings, and arc transfer modes are required for welding.
Aluminum Welding Wire Industry Standards
Alumi Glide® meets or exceeds several industry specifications, including:
- AWS A5.10 classification ER4047, R4047
- CWB A5.10
- ISO 9001:2015
Aluminum Welding Wire Storage Instructions
For storing the welding wire, keep it in a dry environment. Also, be sure to store it in a room where you can maintain a moderate temperature. Extreme temperatures can affect the wire’s performance and lead to brittleness or other issues.