The Satin Glide® 316L Stainless-Steel Welding Wire is a stainless-steel filler metal with low carbon content that is specifically designed for welding applications that involve 316 or 316L stainless steels. The lower carbon content reduces the possibility of carbide precipitation, which prevents sensitization and intergranular corrosion.
Satin Glide® 316L Stainless-Steel Welding Wire
The Satin Glide® 316L Stainless-Steel Welding Wire from NS ARC is a stainless-steel filler metal with low carbon content that is specifically designed for welding applications that involve 316 or 316L stainless steels. The low carbon content within this welding wire reduces the possibility of carbide precipitation, which can lead to sensitization and intergranular corrosion. This is incredibly beneficial for welding applications in corrosive environments as it allows you to maintain the integrity of the weld while preventing corrosion-related issues.
Applications that demand high mechanical strength and greater resistance to stress and fatigue can benefit from the Satin Glide® 316L welding wire. Welds that are created utilizing this welding wire produce strong and reliable connections to ensure the longevity and reliability of the components. Engineered with an emphasis on versatility, our welding wire is crafted to meet the stringent requirements for stainless-steel welding applications.
This high-quality stainless-steel welding wire is designed to offer excellent weldability as it produces clean and smooth weld beads with good penetration and fusion characteristics. With this welding wire, welders are able to achieve precise control over the welding process to ensure consistency and higher quality welds. Providing exceptional performance and superior results, our Satin Glide® 316L stainless-steel welding wire is an excellent choice for any welder who values strength and durability in their welds.
NS ARC’s Satin Glide® 316L stainless-steel welding wire promotes exceptional weldability and ease of use, making it a reliable welding wire that welders can trust for several projects. It allows welders to achieve precise and high-quality welds consistently and efficiently. Contact NS ARC today to learn more about our welding solutions and discover how Satin Glide® 316L can meet the specific welding requirements for the next welding project.
Applications for Satin Glide® 316L Welding Wire
Satin Glide® 316L stainless-steel 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 Satin Glide® 316L Welding Wire
Versatile and reliable, the Satin Glide® 316L stainless-steel welding wire is an efficient component that can be used for all metal transfer modes of GMAW and mechanized, robotic, and semi-automatic welding. Offering optimized compatibility with 316 and 316L stainless steels, this welding wire can be utilized in a variety of industries, such as manufacturing, construction, and energy. Its versatility allows it to be used for dissimilar base metal welding for joining different materials together while its adaptability allows it to excel in single and multi-pass weldments.
Shielding Gas Blends for Satin Glide® Welding Wire
When it comes to shielding gas blends, Satin Glide® can be used with a variety of options, such as:
- Short Circuit Transfer: 90% Helium, 7-1/2% Argon, 2-1/2% CO2
- Spray Transfer: 95-98% Argon, 2-5% CO2
- Spray Transfer: 98-99% Argon, 1-2% O2
- Flow rate: 35-50 CFH
All-position welding is possible with Satin Glide® as long as the correct shielding gas blends, welding process, and welding parameters are used.
Stainless-Steel Welding Wire Industry Standards
Satin Glide® meets or exceeds several specifications, including:
- AWS A5.9/A5.9M: ER316, ER316L
- ASME SFA-A5.9: ER316, ER316L
- ASME Section III Nuclear requirements
Stainless-Steel Welding Wire Storage Instructions
Storing welding wire is incredibly easy as it can be stored within its original sealed packaging, which is designed to prevent moisture, dust, and dirt from getting onto the wire. The packaging helps preserve the wire’s quality and performance.