1021779 - Viking™ StdArc S-6 CAN Copper-Coated Welding Wire

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The Viking™ 0.045” Copper-Coated Welding Wire available in a 550lb drum is engineered for reliable welding performance to help guarantee exceptional results.

Viking™ 0.045” Copper-Coated Welding Wire 550lb Drum

The Viking™ 0.045” Copper-Coated Welding Wire, now available in an expansive 550lb drum. This industrial giant transcends the ordinary, boasting a copper-coated exterior that isn't just a feature – it's a commitment to excellence. The 0.045” diameter of this welding wire sets it apart, making it the go-to choice for a myriad of applications, including auto body manufacturing and pipe welding. Viking™ stands as a testament to precision, offering enhanced electrical conductivity that ensures a stable and controlled welding arc for consistent and reliable results.

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Applications for Viking™ Welding Wire

Viking™ copper-coated welding wire is best suited for the following applications:

  • Agricultural Equipment
  • Automotive Manufacturing
  • General Fabrication
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Pipe Welding
  • Pressure Vessels
  • Railcars
  • Shipbuilding
  • Structures
  • Trailers

Advantages of Viking™ Welding Wire

What truly distinguishes Viking™ in its category is not just its size but its capability to deliver controlled heat transfer. This feature prevents overheating and maintains a stable temperature throughout the welding process, ensuring not only a smooth welding experience but also the longevity of the welding wire. The 550lb drum is not just about quantity; it's about efficiency and durability, showcasing our commitment to providing professionals with a reliable solution for high-volume welding projects.

Shielding Gas Blends for Viking™ Welding Wire

When it comes to shielding gas blends, Viking™ can be used with a variety of options, such as:

  • 100% CO2
  • 75-95% Argon/Balance CO2
  • 95-98% Argon/Balance O2
  • Flow rate of 35-50 CFH

All-position welding is possible with Viking™ as long as the correct shielding gas blends, welding process, and welding parameters are used.

Viking™ Welding Wire Industry Standards

Viking™ copper-coated welding wire meets or exceeds several specifications, including:

  • AWS A5.18, ASME SFA-A5.18: ER70S-6
  • CWB W48: B-G 49A 3 C1 S6

Viking™ Welding Wire Storage Instructions

Store the welding wire in a clean and dry environment to prevent moisture absorption, which can lead to rust and overall wire quality degradation. We recommend keeping the wire in its original sealed package until it’s ready for use.

Technical Info

Technical Specs

  • Tier: Viking™
  • Branding: Viking
  • Class: Viking
  • Alloy: StdArc S-6 CAN
  • Finish: CU
  • Wire Diameter: 0.045
  • Package Type: Drum
  • Package Size: 550
  • Application: MIG
  • Product Length (inches): 21
  • Product Width (inches): 21
  • Product Height (inches): 32
  • Pkgs per Pallet: 2
  • Pallet LBS: 1100
  • AWS: ER70S-6
*Please see product SDS sheet for complete storage & handling instructions.