Low-alloyed Electrodes

ES 7018 W1 A5.5: E 7018-G /


ES 7018-W1 Hydrogen controlled basic coated electrode for welding weathering steels. Weld metal relatively high resistance to atmospheric corrosion. very low level of diffusible hydrogen in welds. ?eld metal gives radiographic quality.

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