1020210 - Tru-Core® FC 71T-CG Flux-Cored Welding Wire

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Wire Diameter:
0.062 (1/16)
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We offer the high-quality Tru-Core® 0.062” FC71T-CG Flux-Cored Welding Wire in a 500lb drum for versatile welding positions and improved weld quality, suitable for construction and trailers.

Tru-Core® 0.062” FC71T-CG Flux-Cored Welding Wire 500lb Drum

Engineered for precision, the Tru-Core® 0.062” FC71T-CG Flux-Cored Welding Wire in a 500lb drum stands as a specialized, all-position electrode designed for optimal performance with 100% CO2 shielding gas. Its arc, characterized by small-droplet metal transfer, imparts a seamlessly smooth arc and minimizes spatter levels compared to alternative E71T-1C and -9C electrodes. It works excellently in all-position welding operations and on single- or multi-pass applications.

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Applications for Tru-Core® Welding Wire

Tru-Core® flux-cored welding wire is best suited for the following applications:

  • Agricultural Equipment
  • General Fabrication
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Pipe Welding
  • Pressure Vessels
  • Structural Steel
  • Trailers

Advantages of Tru-Core® Welding Wire

The Tru-Core® FC71T-CG welding wire stands out for its versatility across diverse welding applications. Whether engaged in structural welding, fabrication, or repair work, this flux-cored welding wire excels. Its adaptability to various welding positions, coupled with excellent control, makes it a valuable asset for professionals working on intricate projects or navigating challenging welding scenarios.

Shielding Gas Blends for Tru-Core® Flux-Cored Welding Wire

For shielding gas blends, Tru-Core® FC 71T-CG can be used with a variety of options, such as:

  • 100% CO2
  • Flow rate: 35-45 CFH

With the right shielding gas blends, welding process, and welding parameters, all-position welding becomes a reality. This brings unmatched flexibility to your welding project that can’t be beat.

Flux-Cored Welding Wire Industry Standards

Tru-Core® meets or exceeds several specifications, including:

  • AWS A5.20: E71T-1C H8, E71T-9C H8
  • ASME SFA-A5.20: E71T-1C H8, E71T-9C H8

Flux-Cored Welding Wire Storage Instructions

To ensure the longevity and performance of your Tru-Core® FC 71T-CG, proper storage is essential. We recommend storing the wire in a dry, enclosed environment and keeping it in its originally sealed package. This helps to prevent moisture absorption and maintain the wire’s integrity, ensuring consistent and reliable performance whenever you need it.

Technical Info

Technical Specs

  • Tier: National-Arc
  • Branding: Tru-Core
  • Class: Cored
  • Alloy: FC71T-CG
  • Finish: FC
  • Wire Diameter: 0.062 (1/16)
  • Package Type: Drum
  • Package Size: 500
  • Application: MIG
  • Product Length (inches): 20.4
  • Product Width (inches): 20.4
  • Product Height (inches): 31.25
  • Pkgs per Pallet: 4
  • Pallet LBS: 2000
  • AWS: E71T-1C, E71T-9C H8
*Please see product SDS sheet for complete storage & handling instructions.