Submerged Arc Wire and Fluxes (SAW)

ES 1M A5.17: EM12 / EN 75 6 : S2


ES 1 M is a copper-coated, semi-killed wire for the submerged arc and electroslag welding of medium and high strength structural steels. It can be combined with the following ?uxes : E S Flux 140 , ES Flux 161, ES Flux 171 and ES Flux 181.

Typical Chemical Composition (%)


Typical Mechanical Properties

Yeild Strength Tensile Strength Elongation 5x D Impact (ISO-V)


Sizes Available & Recomennded Currents

Diam. (mm) Length (mm) Current (Amperes) Arc Voltage Wire Feed

Welding Current

Welding Positions


Hardness (HB)

Special Coating ( performs several functions)

Typical Base Material Grades

Structural Steels : S 235 JR Pipe Steel : L 360 Boiler Steels : P 295 GH Ship Construction Steels : A,B , D,E Fine grained Steels : P 355 N , S 355 N