1021307 - Tru-Core® FC 71T Flux-Cored Welding Wire

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0.062 (1/16)
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You can have versatility in all welding positions with Tru-Core® 0.062” FC71T Flux-Cored Welding Wire in a 600lb drum – an excellent option for both semi-automatic and fully automated welding applications.

Tru-Core® 0.062” FC71T Flux-Cored Welding Wire 600lb Drum

The Tru-Core® 0.062” FC71T Flux-Cored Welding Wire in a robust 600lb drum demonstrates a range of exceptional features. With a higher deposition rate than solid wire, it ensures increased efficiency, making it a preferred choice for swift and large-scale welding applications, particularly in robotic and automated settings. The wire's stability, marked by a more stable arc and enhanced penetration, results in superior weld quality, offering durability and strength. Versatility is a key attribute, allowing for deployment in various welding scenarios, including dirty or rusty surfaces, while minimizing pre-weld preparation. The reduced equipment requirements and lowered risk of porosity further solidify its status as a reliable companion for welding professionals.

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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 delivers unmatched performance and is best suited for projects that require a minimum of 70,000 psi tensile strength in both single- and multiple-pass welding projects. Its unique composition, coupled with advanced flux technology, makes it the ideal choice for all-position welding of certain metals, such as 10-gauge carbon steel sheet metal and select heavy plate low alloy steels. Our Tru-Core® FC71T consistently delivers exceptional results, providing the strength and precision essential for demanding projects.

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

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

  • 100% CO2
  • 75% Argon/25% CO2
  • Flow rate: 35-45 CFH

These gas blends, along with the right welding process and parameters, enable all-position welding versatility. With Tru-Core® FC 71T welding wire, you can tackle any welding position and achieve exceptional results.

Flux-Cored Welding Wire Industry Standards

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

  • AWS A5.20: E71T-1C H8, E71T-1M H8, E71T-9C H8, E71T-9M H8
  • ASME SFA-A5.20: E71T-1C H8, E71T-1M H8, E71T-9C H8, E71T-9M H8
  • CWB W48: E491Ta-M21A3-CS1-H8 (E491T-9M-H8)
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Flux-Cored Welding Wire Storage Instructions

To preserve the integrity of the welding wire, it is essential to store it in a dry, enclosed environment and keep it in its originally sealed package. This protects the wire from moisture and contaminants, ensuring its longevity and performance.

Technical Info

Technical Specs

  • Tier: National-Arc
  • Branding: Tru-Core
  • Class: Cored
  • Alloy: FC71T
  • Finish: FC
  • Wire Diameter: 0.062 (1/16)
  • Package Type: Drum
  • Package Size: 600
  • Application: MIG
  • Product Length (inches): 23.4
  • Product Width (inches): 23.4
  • Product Height (inches): 31.25
  • Pkgs per Pallet: 1
  • Pallet LBS: 600
  • AWS: E71T-1C, E71T-1M, E71T-9C, E71T-9M H8
*Please see product SDS sheet for complete storage & handling instructions.