flux-cored arc welding


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flux-cored arc welding

Any one of a group of welding processes in which coalescence is produced by the heating of an arc; the arc is between the work being welded and a continuous filler metal electrode.
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The arc welding segment is further sub-segmented into gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), submerged arc welding (saw), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), flux-cored arc welding (FCAW) and shielded metal arc welding (SMAW).
The Dura-Flux Gun with replaceable power cable liner is a self-shielded flux-cored arc welding (FCAW-S) gun that allows quick and easy power cable maintenance, and provides operators with 350 amps of welding capability at 60 percent duty cycle.
This engine-driven welder handles a variety of basic welding jobs with 225 amp/25 volt welding output for stick, TIG, MIG and flux-cored arc welding, as well as arc gouging.
The Miller power supply offered direct current, constant voltage capabilities for gas metal arc welding and flux-cored arc welding, as well as constant current capabilities for shielded metal arc welding and carbon arc gouging.
Lightweight and highly portable, the units produce either constant-current or constant-voltage outputs and are recommended for gas metal-arc welding (GMAW), flux-cored arc welding (FCAW), shielded metal-arc welding (SMAW), and gas tungsten-arc welding (GTAW) processes.
Self-shielded flux-cored arc welding (FCAW) has proven to be a viable welding process for heavy equipment repair.