1021590 - Alumi Glide® 5183 Aluminum Welding Wire

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The Alumi Glide® 5183 Aluminum Welding Wire with a 0.047” diameter in a 300lb drum is an efficient solution for industrial welding applications that require optimal levels of high strength and crack resistance.

Alumi Glide® 0.047” 5183 Aluminum Welding Wire 300lb Drum

The Alumi Glide® 0.047” 5183 Aluminum Welding Wire in a 300lb Drum features a nominal composition of 5% magnesium. Its unique composition and properties make it ideal for welding 5XXX series base alloys, and it consistently achieves 40 ksi ultimate tensile when welding 5083 base material. This composition also makes this type of welding wire highly resistant to hot cracking, even when welded under challenging conditions.

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Applications for Alumi Glide® Welding Wire

Alumi Glide® aluminum welding wire is best suited for the following applications:

  • Agricultural Equipment
  • Auto Body
  • Automotive Exhaust
  • General Fabrication
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Pipe Welding
  • Pressure Vessels
  • Railcars
  • Shipbuilding
  • Structures
  • Trailers

Advantages of Alumi Glide® Welding Wire

The Alumi Glide® 5183 aluminum welding wire is the right choice for a variety of industries that require our level of unbeatable strength, including the transportation, manufacturing, and energy industries. Its stable arc capabilities enable precise control while its smooth and consistent feedability offers greater control and handling.

By choosing Alumi Glide® 5183 aluminum welding wire, you can benefit from its reduced hot cracking sensitivity, superior resistance to corrosion, versatility, and high weld quality. These advantages are what make our welding wire the better choice for your next welding job. Those who demand optimal performance and ideal results can trust the Alumi Glide® 5183 aluminum welding wire. For more information about NS ARC’s aluminum welding wire or other welding wire types, contact us to learn more. Our dedicated team of engineers is available to provide guidance and support during your next welding project.

Shielding Gas Blends for Alumi Glide® 5183 Welding Wire

When using the following shielding gas blends, optimal results can be acquired with Alumi Glide® 5183 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 ER5183, R5183
  • CWB A5.10
  • ISO 9001:2015
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Aluminum Welding Wire Storage Instructions

When it comes to storing your welding wire, we recommend keeping the wire in its original sealed packaging until you are ready to use it. Our state-of-the-art packaging is designed to protect the wire from moisture, contaminants, and damage.

Technical Info

Technical Specs

  • Tier: National-Arc
  • Branding: Alumi Glide
  • Class: Aluminum
  • Alloy: 5183
  • Finish: ALM
  • Wire Diameter: 0.047
  • Package Type: Drum
  • Package Size: 300
  • Application: MIG
  • Product Length (inches): 0
  • Product Width (inches): 0
  • Product Height (inches): 0
  • Pkgs per Pallet: 0
  • Pallet LBS: 0
  • AWS: ER5183
*Please see product SDS sheet for complete storage & handling instructions.