Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 is a copper-coated mild steel filler metal that combines the power of manganese and silicon for ER70S-6 applications. This welding wire is engineered to deliver a smooth and uniform welding arc, minimizing weld spatter and ensuring excellent bead appearance. The high silicon content reduces the molten metal surface tension, producing flatter bead profiles.
Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 Copper-Coated Welding Wire
NS ARC's Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 is the copper-coated mild steel filler wire that combines the power of manganese and silicon for ER70S-6 applications. This wire has been engineered to perfection in order to deliver our welders a smooth and uniform welding arc, minimizing weld spatter and ensuring smooth bead appearance that will captivate both welders and onlookers. Produced in Stillwater, Oklahoma, an ISO 9001:2015 facility, our welding wire is engineered to meet or exceed industry specifications while effectively surpassing your expectations.
With our Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6, any welder will be able to unlock the full potential of their MIG welding operations. Its cast range of 35” (.88m) to 55” (1.3m) and a helix below 1” (25.4mm) is designed to enhance feedability and provide precise wire positioning, guaranteeing seamless and accurate welds. In order to produce flatter bead profiles, the high silicon content in this wire reduces the molten metal surface tension, which can also result in impeccable weld aesthetics. NS ARC's welding wire brings unparalleled weld strength to a wide range of applications, providing versatility and strength to nearly every welder.
With the reliable Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 copper-coated welding wire from NS ARC, any welder will be able to experience unmatched performance and strength. You can easily contact our team over at NS ARC to learn more about our selection of welding wire in addition to the countless tips, advice, and guidance that we can offer for your next welding project. With NS ARC by your side, you’ll be able to elevate your welding capabilities and achieve outstanding results with every weld.
Applications for Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 Welding Wire
Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 welding wire is best suited for the following applications:
- Agricultural Equipment
- Auto Body
- Automotive Exhaust
- General Fabrication
- Heavy Equipment
- Pipe Welding
- Pressure Vessels
Other Industrial Applications for Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 Copper-Coated Welding Wire
The NS ARC's Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 copper-coated welding wire is engineered to suit a wide range of applications. Whether you’re engaging in short circuit, globular, spray transfer, or pulse welding, this welding wire delivers outstanding results. It provides optimal performance as it excels in automatic or semi-automatic welding scenarios. Weld with confidence on steel surfaces with mill scale, rust, or oil, as our Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 tackles these challenges effortlessly. From single to multi-pass weld applications, this wire adapts to your process seamlessly. It is designed for applications requiring up to 70,000 psi tensile strength for various demanding projects and is also well-equipped for welding rimmed steels, high-current welding with oxygen-rich atmospheres, low welding heat applications, and high-speed travel welding.
Shielding Gas Blends for Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 Welding Wire
When using the following shielding gas blends, optimal results can be acquired with Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 copper-coated welding wire:
- 100% CO2
- 75-95% Argon/Balance CO2
- 95-98% Argon/Balance O2
- Flow rate of 35-50 CFH
This high-quality welding wire allows for all-position welding when the welder is using the right shielding gas blends along with the proper welding process and welding parameters. This provides unmatched versatility and adaptability for your welding projects.
Copper-Coated Welding Wire Industry Standards
Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 meets or exceeds various industry standards such as:
- AWS A5.18: ER70S-6
- ASME SFA-5.18:ER70S-6
- CWB W48: B-G 49A 3 C1 S6
Copper-Coated Welding Wire Storage Instructions
Ensure the longevity and quality of your welding wire by storing it in a dry, enclosed environment and keeping it in its original sealed package. By following proper storage practices, you can help preserve the integrity of Copper-Glide™ Standard-Arc® S-6 and maximize its lifespan. Proper care and maintenance can go a long way.