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YOUR CHOICE FOR CREEP RESISTANT FILLER METALS

Cr-Mo Welding
Electrodes
for the Power Generating Industry
ESAB Welding &
Cutting Products

WELDING l CUTTING l FILLER


TABLE OF CONTENTS
POWER GENERATION

Description Page
Process Description ...................................................................................................................... 1
Cr-Mo Selection Guide .................................................................................................................. 2
Product Offering
.5% Mo ...................................................................................................................................3-5
1.25% Cr, .5% Mo ..................................................................................................................6-9
2.25% Cr, 1% Mo ...............................................................................................................10-13
5% Cr, .5% Mo ...................................................................................................................14-16
9% Cr - 1% Mo ...................................................................................................................17-18
Modified 9% Cr-Mo-V .........................................................................................................19-25
FOR MORE INFORMATION - Certified Material Test Report (CMTR)
Atom Arc 9015-B9 ................................................................................................................... 26
Contact: Atom Arc 9018-B9 ................................................................................................................... 27
Dual Shield B9 ........................................................................................................................ 28
ESAB Welding & Cutting Products Tigrod ER90S-B9 .................................................................................................................... 29
Customer Service Center Creep Data Chart
P. O. Box 517 Atom Arc 9015-B9 ................................................................................................................... 30
801 Wilson Avenue Atom Arc 9018-B9 ................................................................................................................... 30
Hanover, PA 17331 Dual Shield B9 ........................................................................................................................ 30
Tigrod ER90S-B9 .................................................................................................................... 30
TELEPHONE: 717/637-8911 (General Office) ASME Certificates
800/933-7070 (Customer Service - TOLL FREE) Ashtabula, OH facility .............................................................................................................. 31
FACSIMILE: 800/444-8911 (Customer Service - TOLL FREE) Hanover, PA facility ................................................................................................................. 32
Safety Data Sheets ...................................................................................................................... 33
The information contained herein is based on data and information
developed in the laboratories of ESAB Welding & Cutting Products (Seller),
but is presented without guarantee or warranty and the Seller makes no
recommendation for and disclaims any liability incurred from any use
thereof, including without limitation, any use in a commercial process not
controlled by the Seller, and any use in violation of any existing patent,
foreign or domestic, or of applicable laws and regulations.

THE SELLER MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,


INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE,
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY STATED IN SELLERS CONTRACT OR SALES
ACKNOWLEDGMENT FORM.
POWER GENERATION TECHNOLOGY

Power Generation Technology Because of the wide variety of creep resistant steel types,
Creep resistant steels were originally developed to the selection of filler materials is also varied. Historically
provide improved strength at elevated temperatures. products such as 1.25% Cr, .5% Mo or 2.25% Cr, 1%
These creep resistant steels were metallurgically Mo would have been used. Today however, due to the
designed with additions of chromium, molybdenum and increased demand for energy, utilities are operating their
other similar alloys to produce the needed strength and facilities under peak load conditions causing them to
making darkness disappear. creep resistance required in most steam generating choose another grade such as P91 over one of the other
facilities. Applications include heat exchangers, creep resistant steels.
header systems, and associated piping within a power The designation most often associated for the applicable
generation facility. Some of the most common grades filler metals for welding P91 grade steels is a B9. ESAB
of creep resistant steels include P11, P22, P5 and P91. offers a complete line of B9 filler metals for the SMAW,
When you use ESAB products, Each of these grades has a varying amount of Cr-Mo and GTAW, FCAW and SAW processes. Each of these
amazing things happen. other assorted alloys added. products is tested in accordance to the respective AWS
In the harsh environments of the power Creep resistant steels require the use of comparable filler specification and can be certified to the respective ASME
metals that perform at the same level as that of the steel. specification, if need be. Each lot of material is lot tested
generation world, even everyday jobs and certified prior to the sale. If additional testing is
It is essential that the choice of filler metals complement
arent simple. Fortunately, your choice the steels while optimizing the creep resistance. In required, ESAB can accommodate such testing.
of a welding and cutting manufacturer addition, the mechanical properties of the filler materials Throughout the years, the Atom Arc, Arcaloy and Dual
should adequately produce the toughness needed during Shield brand names have been synonymous with
is. As the global authority on welding
the start-up phase of the plant equipment. both fossil fuel facilities and nuclear power plants. The
and cutting, ESAB offers the broadest engineering design built into these products has provided
W E L D I N G + C U T T I N G + A U T O M AT I O N = P O W E R G E N E R AT I O N S O L U T I O N S selection of world-class products fabricators with the highest level of reliability possible.
that meet the tough demands of the The technical information contained within this catalog
industry. From turbine plants to nuclear provides the supporting data to substantiate our vast
knowledge and experience in the development of
containment vessels, choose ESAB for products to support the power generation industry. Since
powerful solutions. all such product is produced in accordance with the
ASME Quality Assurance System, customers can take
comfort in the fact that these products meet or exceed
their most stringent specifications. Feel free to contact us
for further information or to discuss a specific application.

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CR-MO ALLOY
ATOM ARC 7018-Mo
SELECTION GUIDE

ESAB Product Reference Chart Stress Relieved 8 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC)


ASME ksi MPa
Section Yield Strength 76 524
Type of Steel Grade IX SMAW GMAW/GTAW SAW/Flux FCAW MCAW
Tensile Strength 88 607
OK Flux 10.62/
1/2 % Mo 2 P#3 Atom Arc 7018-Mo Spoolarc 83 Dual Shield 7000-A1 Coreweld 80-D2 Elongation % in 2" 28%
Spoolarc 40B
OK Flux 10.62/
Atom Arc 8018-CM Spoolarc U515 Dual Shield 8000-B2
1/2%Cr-1/2% Mo 11 P#3 Tigrod ER80S-B2 Coreweld 80-B2 Stress Relieved 20 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC)
Atom Arc 7018-B2L OK Flux 10.63/ Dual Shield 8000-B2L
Spoolarc U515 ksi MPa
OK Flux 10.62/ Yield Strength 73 504
Atom Arc 8018-CM Spoolarc U515 Dual Shield 8000-B2 Tensile Strength 85 587
1-1/4% Cr-1/2% Mo 11 P#4 Tigrod ER80S-B2 Coreweld 80-B2
Atom Arc 7018-B2L OK Flux 10.63/ Dual Shield 8000-B2L
Spoolarc U515 Elongation % in 2" 29%

OK Flux 10.62/
Atom Arc 9018-CM OK Autrod 13.20SC Dual Shield 9000-B3 Atom Arc 7018-Mo electrodes contain 0.5% Mo as alloy
2-1/4% Cr-1% Mo 22 P#5A Tigrod ER90S-B3 Coreweld 90-B3 Typical Charpy V-Notch
Atom Arc 8018-B3L OK Flux 10.63/ addition. They are recommended for welding low-alloy, high
OK Autrod 13.20SC tensile steels of 50 ksi (345 MPa) minimum yield strength and Impact Properties
0.5% molybdenum steels and pipes. They are widely employed
Atom Arc 8018-B6 in the fabrication and erection of boilers, pressure piping and Testing
3% Cr-1% Mo 21 P#5A Tigrod ER80S-B6 Dual Shield B6
Atom Arc 8018-B6L Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J
tubing, and other pressure vessel applications.
Atom Arc 8018-B6 Stress Relieved
5% Cr-1/2% Mo 5 P#5B Tigrod ER80S-B6 Dual Shield B6 -20F (-30C) 69 94
Atom Arc 8018-B6L 8 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC)
Classification and Approvals
9% Cr-1% Mo 9 P#5B Atom Arc 8018-B8 Tigrod ER80S-B8 n MIL-E-0022200/7 MIL-7018-A1 Stress Relieved
30F (0C) 108 146
n A.B.S.- AWS A5.5: E7018-A1 8 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC)
Atom Arc 9015-B9
9% Cr-1% Mo-V-Nb-N 91 P#5B Tigrod ER90S-B9 Dual Shield B9 n AWS/ASME SFA 5.5: E7018-A1H4R Stress Relieved
Atom Arc 9018-B9 10F (-10C) 135 183
13 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC)

Complimentary Products Stress Relieved


NOTES 60F (15C) 150 203
20 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC)
GTAW (Spoolarc 83)
+ These creep resistant alloys are used in high temperature service used in hydrocarbon power generation facilites
FCAW (Dual Shield 7000-A1)
+ Customer applications may require additional mechanical testing in accordance to ASME or a one-of-a-kind customer specification SAW (Spoolarc 40B) Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
+ X-Factor values (< 15) are provided on most of the products listed above
C Mn Si P S Mo
+ Both ESAB Hanover and Ashtabula are currently ASME facilities Preheat Information 0.04% 0.8% 0.4% 0.012% 0.01% 0.55%
+ Some diameters and packages may be special order items. Consult Order Entry Department for product availability Preheat should be used on hardenable steels to prevent the
formation of a hard heat-affected zone. Preheat may also be
required in welding heavy sections. Storage and Reconditioning
Store open electrodes at 225oF (107oC) to 300oF (150oC)
Electrode Imprint Marking Recondition electrodes at 700oF (370oC) for 1 hour
7018-A1H4R
Ordering Information
Typical Mechanical Properties AA 7018-Mo 1/4X18X50#HS ..................................... 255021412
AA 7018-Mo 1/8X14X50#HS ..................................... 255021818
As Welded AA 7018-Mo 3/16X14X50#HS ....................................255023111
ksi MPa AA 7018-Mo 3/32X14X50#HS ................................... 255023319
AA 7018-Mo 5/32X14X50#HS ................................... 255025314
Yield Strength 77 531 AA 7018-Mo 7/32X18X50#HS ................................... 255027310
Tensile Strength 87 600 AA 7018-Mo 1/8X14X10#HS ..................................... 255021826
AA 7018-Mo 3/16X14X10#HS ................................... 255023129
Elongation % in 2" 27%
AA 7018-Mo 3/32X14X10#HS ................................... 255023327
AA 7018-Mo 5/32X14X10#HS ................................... 255025322
Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC)
ksi MPa
Yield Strength 75 518
Tensile Strength 88 607
Elongation % in 2" 29%

Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1018


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DUAL SHIELD 7000-A1 SPOOLARC 40B

Typical Charpy V-Notch Typical Wire Chemistry


Impact Properties C Mn Si S P Mo
0.13% 1.2% .03% .019% .009% .54%
Testing
Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J
Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
72F (22C) As Welded, CO2 43 58
OK Flux 10.62
0F (-18C) As Welded, CO2 20 27 C Mn Si P S Mo
0.10% 1.1% 0.2% 0.017% 0.010% 0.50%

Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis, CO2


Ordering Information
C Mn Si P S Mo
40B 3/32x65#CL ............................................................ 1184F30
0.05% 0.09% 0.6% 0.01% 0.008% 0.55% 40B 1/8x150#CL ............................................................ 1185F12
40B 1/8x65#CL .............................................................. 1184F32
40B 1/8x800#DR............................................................ 1186F12
Dual Shield 7000-A1 is an all-position flux cored electrode Storage and Reconditioning* 40B 5/32x150#CL .......................................................... 1185F14
recommended for 0.5% Mo steels. It is used in the Store open electrodes at 300oF (150oC) Spoolarc 40B is a single or multipass welding wire for carbon 40B 5/32x65#CL ............................................................ 1184F34
fabrication and erection of boilers, pressure piping and Recondition electrodes at 300oF (150oC) for 6 to 8 hours and low alloy steels. Product produces good as welded and 40B 5/32x800#DR.......................................................... 1186F14
tubing, and other pressure vessel applications. Shielding stress relieved impact toughness. Weld metal tensile strength 40B 3/16x65#CL ............................................................ 1184F35
gas of 100% CO2 and 75% Ar, remainder CO2 may be used. *Note: If packaged on a plastic spool, remove spool from plastic is in excess of 70 ksi (483 MPa). 40B 3/16x800#DR.......................................................... 1186F15
A 75% Ar/25% CO2 shielding gas mixture is recommended bag before placing in oven. Store at 125F (52C). 40B 1/4x800#DR...........................................................118EFLW
to improve arc characteristics, increase wetting action, Applications include pressure vessel fabrication and other
decrease penetration, and provide easier arc control for out- Ordering Information similar welds which require postweld heat treatment.
of-position welding. The weld metal analysis is similar to an DS 7000-A1 045X33#AWS........................................ 245012521
E7018-A1 low hydrogen electrode. Classification and Approvals
n AWS/ASME SFA 5.23: EA2
Classification and Approvals
n AWS/ASME SFA 5.29: E81T1-A1C/A1M
Complimentary Products
GTAW (Spoolarc 83)
Shielding Gas SMAW (Atom Arc 7018-Mo)
100% CO2 and Argon - CO2 mixtures up to 75% Argon
FCAW (Dual Shield 7000-A1)

Complimentary Products
GTAW (Spoolarc 83)
Typical Mechanical Properties
SMAW (Atom Arc 7018-Mo) w/ ESAB OK Flux 10.62
SAW (Spoolarc 40B) Stress relieved 1hr. @ 1150F (620C)
ksi MPa

Typical Mechanical Properties Yield Strength 80 552

As Welded, CO2 Tensile Strength 91 628

ksi MPa Elongation % in 2" 28%

Yield Strength 82 566


Typical Charpy V-Notch
Tensile Strength 92 635
Impact Properties
Elongation % in 2" 22%
Testing
Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J
Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC), CO2 Stress relieved
-50F (-46C) 40 54
ksi MPa 1hr. @ 1150F (620C)
Yield Strength 82 566
Tensile Strength 93 645
Elongation % in 2" 26%

Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1061 Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1072


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ATOM ARC 8018-CM DUAL SHIELD 8000-B2

Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1300oF (704oC) Typical Mechanical Properties


ksi MPa As welded
Yield Strength 90 621
ksi MPa
Tensile Strength 93 642
Yield Strength 97 669
Elongation % in 2" 25%
Tensile Strength 109 752
Elongation % in 2" 17%
Stress Relieved 8 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC)
ksi MPa
Stress Relieved 8hr. @ 1275F (690C)
Yield Strength 88 607
ksi MPa
Tensile Strength 102 704
Yield Strength 83 573
Elongation % in 2" 24%
Tensile Strength 95 655
Elongation % in 2" 22%
Stress Relieved 8 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)
Atom Arc 8018-CM electrodes contain 1.25% Cr and Mo ksi MPa Dual Shield 8000-B2 is an all-position flux cored electrode
as alloy addition. They are used for the welding of such Yield Strength 82 566
which contains 1.25% Cr - 0.5% Mo. The weld metal
steels as 0.5% Cr - 0.5% Mo, 1% Cr - 0.5% Mo, and analysis is similar to an E8018-B2 low hydrogen electrode. Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis, CO2
1.25% Cr - 0.5% Mo, which are used principally in power Tensile Strength 96 662 Dual Shield 8000-B2 wire is used for the welding of such C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
piping and boiler work for the fabrication of plates, pipes, Elongation % in 2" 26% steel as 0.5% Cr - 0.5% Mo, 1% Cr - 0.5% Mo, and 1.25%
0.06% 0.7% 0.6% 0.009% 0.008% 1.3% 0.5% <15
tubes, castings, and forgings. Cr - 0.5% Mo. This wire is designed for single or multiple
pass welding. Shielding gases of 100% CO2 and 75% Ar -
Classification and Approvals remainder CO2 may be used. Storage and Reconditioning*
Typical Charpy V-Notch
n MILITARY-MIL-E-22200/8: MIL-8018-B2 Impact Properties Store open electrodes at 300oF (150oC)
n A.B.S.- AWS A5.5: E8018-B2 Classification and Approvals Recondition electrodes at 300oF (150oC) for 6 to 8 hours.
n AWS/ASME SFA 5.5: E8018-B2H4R Testing n AWS/ASME SFA 5.29: E81T1-B2C/B2M
Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J *Note: If packaged on a plastic spool, remove spool from plastic
Stress Relieved bag before placing in oven. Store at 125oF (52oC).
Application 30F (0C) 80 108 Shielding Gas
8 hr. @ 1125oF (607oC)
This electrode is designed to meet the most stringent standards 100% CO2 and Argon - CO2 mixtures up to 75% Argon
for welding 1.25% Cr - 0.5% Mo steels while producing an Stress Relieved Ordering Information
30F (0C) 83 113
X-Factor <15 MAX. 8 hr. @ 1150oF (620oC) DS 8000-B2 035X33#AWS........................................ 245005590
Stress Relieved Complimentary Products DS 8000-B2 045X33#AWS........................................ 245005533
30F (0C) 98 133 DS 8000-B2 045X60#CL ........................................... 245005582
8 hr. @ 1250oF (677oC) GTAW (Tigrod ER80S-B2)
Preheat Information SMAW (Atom Arc 8018-CM) DS 8000-B2 1/16X33#AWS....................................... 245020532
Preheat should be used on hardenable steels to prevent the DS 8000-B2 1/16X60#CL .......................................... 245005517
formation of a hard heat-affected zone. Preheat may also be SAW (Spoolarc U515 w/ OK Flux 10.62)
Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
required in welding heavy sections.
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
0.06% 0.8% 0.5% 0.011% 0.008% 1.3% 0.57% <15
Electrode Imprint Marking
8018-B2H4R
Storage and Reconditioning
Complimentary Products Store open electrodes at 225oF (107oC) to 300oF (150oC)
GTAW (Tigrod ER80S-B2) Recondition electrodes at 700oF (370oC) for 1 hour
FCAW (Dual Shield 8000-B2)
SAW (Spoolarc U515 w/ OK Flux 10.62) Ordering Information
AA 8018-CM 1/8X14X50#HS .................................... 255051815
AA 8018-CM 3/16X14X50#HS .................................. 255053118
Typical Mechanical Properties AA 8018-CM 3/32X14X50#HS .................................. 255053316
Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC) AA 8018-CM 5/32X14X50#HS .................................. 255055311
AA 8018-CM 7/32X18X50#HS .................................. 255057317
ksi MPa AA 8018-CM 1/8X14X10#HS .................................... 255051823
AA 8018-CM 3/32X14X10#HS .................................. 255053324
Yield Strength 84 580
Tensile Strength 97 669
Elongation % in 2" 25%

Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1019 Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1062


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TIGROD ER80S-B2 SPOOLARC U515

Typical Mechanical Properties Typical Charpy V-Notch


Stress Relieved 1hr. @ 1150F (620C) Impact Properties
ksi MPa OK Flux 10.62
Yield Strength 81 559 Testing
Tensile Strength 95 655 Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J

Elongation % in 2" 29% Stress Relieved


-20F (-29C) 120 163
1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)

Stress Relieved 1hr. @ 1350F (732C) OK Flux 10.63


ksi MPa Testing
Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J
Yield Strength 82 566
Stress Relieved
Tensile Strength 95 655 -20F (-29C) 180 294
1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)
Elongation % in 2" 24%

Spoolarc U515 is a submerged arc wire that is used for Typical Wire Chemistry
TIGROD ER80S-B2 is a chrome-moly Tigrod used for Stress Relieved 1hr. @ 1375F (746C)
joining creep resistant steels of the 0.5% Cr - 0.5% Mo, welding Cr-Mo steels up to 1.25% Cr and .5% Mo. Typical C Mn Si P S Cr Mo
1% Cr - 0.5% Mo, and 1.25% Cr - 0.5% Mo grades. These ksi MPa applications include process piping, heat exchangers, and
0.1% 0.7% 0.2% 0.01% 0.01% 1.5% 0.5%
copper-coated rods are primarily used to fabricate and repair pressure vessel fabrication.
Yield Strength 80 552
power piping and boilers in the power generation industry. Tensile Strength 93 642
Classification and Approvals Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
TIGROD ER80S-B2 is embossed on both ends with the Elongation % in 2" 26% n AWS/ASME SFA 5.23: EB2R OK Flux 10.62
alloy identification.
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo Cu
Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis Fluxes 0.05% 0.71% 0.19% 0.011% 0.007% 1.6% 0.52% 0.52%
Classification and Approvals OK Flux 10.62 is a high basicity flux with excellent mechanical
n AWS/SFA 5.28: ER80S-B2 C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor OK Flux 10.63
properties.
0.08% 0.5% 0.4% 0.007% 0.01% 5.8% 0.5% <15 OK Flux 10.63 is a low residual, highly basic flux for welding C Mn Si P S Cr Mo Cu X-Factor
creep resistant steels.
Shielding Gas 0.05% 0.70% 0.19% 0.011% 0.004% 1.6% 0.52% 0.52% <15
100% Argon Storage and Reconditioning
Store open electrodes in a dry place Complimentary Products
GTAW (Tigrod ER80S-B2)
Complimentary Products SMAW (Atom Arc 8018-CM)
SMAW (Atom Arc 8018-CM) Ordering Information FCAW (Dual Shield 8000-B2)
Storage and Reconditioning
FCAW (Dual Shield 8000-B2) TIG80SB2 1/16X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 250JF48 Store unopened bags at 68oF +/- 18oF (20oC +/- 10oC)
TIG80SB2 3/32X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 250JF50 Recondition electrodes at 570oF +/- 45oF (300oC +/- 25oC) for 2- 4
SAW (Spoolarc U515 w/ OK Flux 10.62) Typical Mechanical Properties
TIG80SB2 1/8X36X10#T/30#CT E2.............................. 250JF52 hrs
TIG80SB2 5/32X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 250JF54 Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)
with OK Flux 10.62 Ordering Information
ksi MPa U515 CU 3/32X65#CL ...................................................2184F30
Yield Strength 76 520 U515 CU 1/8X65#CL .....................................................2184F32
U515 CU 5/32X65#CL ...................................................2184F34
Tensile Strength 88 610 U515 CU 3/16X65#CL ...................................................2184F35
Elongation % in 2" 26% U515 CU 3/32X800#DR ................................................2186F10
U515 CU 1/8X800#DR ..................................................2186F12
U515 CU 5/32X800#DR ................................................2186F14
Stress Relieved 8 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC) U515 CU 1/8 700#DR ....................................................2186F52
with OK Flux 10.62 U515 CU 1/4X600#DR ................................................. 218EFLS
ksi MPa U515 CU 1/8X800#DR ..................................................2186F12
U515 CU 1/16X900#OMP 2/PLT .................................. 218UF48
Yield Strength 75 515
OK FLUX 10.62 55# BAG ........................................106200000A
Tensile Strength 87 600 OK FLUX 10.63 55# BAG ........................................106300000A
Elongation % in 2" 27%

Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1066 Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1073


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ATOM ARC 9018-CM DUAL SHIELD 9000-B3

Stress Relieved 20 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC) Typical Mechanical Properties


Stress Relieved 3 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)
ksi MPa
Yield Strength 85 587 Shielding Gas: CO2 ksi MPa
Tensile Strength 100 690 Yield Strength 84 580
Elongation % in 2" 22% Tensile Strength 97 669
Elongation % in 2" 22%
Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis, CO2
0.07% 0.7% 0.4% 0.011% 0.008% 2.2% 1.1% <15 C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
0.06% 0.6% 0.6% 0.01% 0.008% 2.2% 1% <15

Storage and Reconditioning


Store open electrodes at 225oF (105oC) Storage and Reconditioning*
Recondition electrodes at 700oF (370oC) for 1 hour Store open electrodes at 300oF (150oC)
Atom Arc 9018-CM is an all-position low hydrogen electrode Dual Shield 9000-B3 is an all-position flux cored electrode Recondition electrodes at 300oF (150oC) for 6-8 hours
designed for welding 2.5% Cr - 1% Mo steels commonly which deposits a 2.25% Cr - 1% Mo weld metal. The weld
Ordering Information metal analysis is similar to an E9018-B3 low hydrogen
used in pressure vessels, heat exchangers and related *Note: If packaged on a plastic spool, remove spool from plastic
AA 9018-CM 1/8X14X50#HS .................................... 255071813 electrode. Dual Shield 9000-B3 is recommended for welding bag before placing in oven. Store at 125oF (52oC).
components. AA 9018-CM 3/16X14X50#HS .................................. 255073116 2.25% Cr - 1% Mo steels. This wire is designed for single or
AA 9018-CM 3/32X14X50#HS .................................. 255073314 multiple pass welding. Shielding gas of 100% CO2 and
Classification and Approvals AA 9018-CM 5/32X14X50#HS .................................. 255075319 Ordering Information
75% Ar - remainder CO2 may be used.
n MILITARY-MIL-E-0022200/8: MIL-9018-B3 AA 9018-CM 7/32X18X50#HS .................................. 255077315 DS 9000-B3 045X33#PSP VP ................................... 245006424
n A.B.S.- AWS A5.5: E9018-B3 AA 9018-CM 1/8X14X10#HS .................................... 255071821 DS 9000-B3 045X33#AWS........................................ 245006523
n AWS/ASME SFA 5.5: E9018-B3H4R AA 9018-CM 3/32X14X10#HS .................................. 255073322 Classification and Approvals DS 9000-B3 1/16X33#AWS....................................... 245006416
AA 9018-CM 5/32X14X10#HS .................................. 255075327 n AWS/ASME SFA 5.29: E91T1-B3C/B3M DS 9000-B3 1/16X60#CL .......................................... 245006515
Application
This electrode is designed to meet the most stringent
Complimentary Products
standards for welding 1.25% Cr - 0.5% Mo steels while SMAW (Atom Arc 9018-CM)
producing an X-Factor <15 MAX. GTAW (Tigrod ER90S-B3)
SAW (Autrod 13.20SC w/ OK Flux 10.62 or 10.63)
Complimentary Products
GTAW (Tigrod ER90S-B3) Shielding Gas
FCAW (Dual Shield 9000-B3) 100% CO2 or Argon - CO2 mixtures up to 75% Argon
SAW (Autrod 13.20SC w/ OK Flux 10.62 or OK Flux 10.63)

Electrode Imprint Marking


9018-B3H4R

Typical Mechanical Properties


Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)
ksi MPa
Yield Strength 85 587
Tensile Strength 102 704
Elongation % in 2" 23%

Stress Relieved 8 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)


ksi MPa
Yield Strength 82 566
Tensile Strength 97 669
Elongation % in 2" 26%

Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1022 Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1063


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TIGROD ER90S-B3 OK AUTROD 13.20SC

Typical Mechanical Properties Typical Charpy V-Notch


Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC) Impact Properties
ksi MPa Testing
Yield Strength 79 545 Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J

Tensile Strength 94 649 With OK Flux 10.62


-20F (-29C) Stress Relieved 59 80
Elongation % in 2" 27%
1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)
With OK Flux 10.63
Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1300oF (704oC)
-80F (-62C) Stress Relieved 37 50
ksi MPa 1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)
Yield Strength 76 524
Tensile Strength 93 642
Typical Wire Chemistry
Elongation % in 2" 25%
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo
ESABs OK Autrod 13.20SC is a copper-coated low alloy
submerged arc wire designed for the welding of creep resistant 0.12% 0.63% 0.16% 0.006% 0.004% 2.3% 1%
TIGROD ER90S-B3 is a chrome-moly Tigrod used for steel of the 2.5% Cr - 1% Mo type. When combined with OK
joining 2.5% Cr - 1% Mo creep resistant steels. These Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis Flux 10.63, OK Autrod 13.20SC produces a metalurgically
copper-coated rods are primarily used to fabricate and repair clean weld which is capable of meeting X-factor of less than Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
power piping, pressure vessels, heat exchangers and boilers C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor 15.This combination fulfills the stringent requirements for
toughness after step cooling treatment of the weld metal. OK OK Flux 10.62
in the power generation industry. 0.08% 0.6% 0.5% 0.009% 0.009% 2.4% 0.9% <15
Autrod 13.20SC can also be combined with OK Flux 10.62 for C Mn Si P S Cr Mo
applications not requiring step cooling treatment. OK Autrod
TIGROD ER90S-B3 is embossed on both ends with alloy 13.20SC is used for welding process piping, heat exchangers, 0.025% 0.015%
identification. Storage and Reconditioning 0.08% 0.6% 0.2% 2.0% 0.85%
and pressure vessel fabrication. max max
Store open electrodes in a dry place.
Classification and Approvals Classification and Approvals OK Flux 10.63
n AWS/SFA 5.28: ER90S-B3 Ordering Information n AWS/ASME SFA 5.23: EB3R C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
TIG90SB3 1/16X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 251JF48 0.010% 0.010%
TIG90SB3 3/32X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 251JF50 0.07% 0.6% 0.2% 2.1% 1% <15
Shielding Gas Fluxes max max
TIG90SB3 1/8X36X10#T/30#CT E2.............................. 251JF52
100% Argon OK Flux 10.62 is a high basicity flux with excellent mechanical
TIG90SB3 5/32X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 251JF54
properties.
OK Flux 10.63 is a highly basic, low residual flux for welding
Complimentary Products creep resistant steels. Storage and Reconditioning (Flux ONLY)
SMAW (Atom Arc 9018-CM) Store un-opened bag at 68oF +/- 18oF (20oC +/- 10oC), relative
FCAW (Dual Shield 9000-B3) humidity as low as possible, not exceeding 60%. Redry flux at
Complimentary Products 570oF +/- 45oF (300oC +/- 25oC) for 2 - 4 hours.
SAW (Autrod 13.20SC w/ OK Flux 10.62 or 10.63)
SMAW (Atom Arc 9018-CM)
FCAW (Dual Shield 9000-B3) Ordering Information
GTAW (Tigrod ER90S-B3) OK AUTROD 13.20SC 3/32X65#CL .............................2554F30
OK AUTROD 13.20SC 1/8X65#CL ...............................2554F32
Typical Mechanical Properties OK AUTROD 13.20SC 5/32X65#CL .............................2554F34
OK FLUX 10.62 55# BAG ........................................106200000A
Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC) OK FLUX 10.63 55# BAG ........................................106300000A
with OK Flux 10.62
ksi MPa
Yield Strength 77 531
Tensile Strength 91 628
Elongation % in 2" 25%

Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)


with OK Flux 10.63
ksi MPa
Yield Strength 76 524
Tensile Strength 90 621
Elongation % in 2" 25%

Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1070 Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1074


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ATOM ARC 8018-B6 DUAL SHIELD B6

Typical Mechanical Properties Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis


Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1375oF (746oC) 75%Ar - 25%CO2
ksi MPa C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
Yield Strength 86 593 0.05% 0.5% 0.5% 0.006% 0.007% 5.4% 0.5% <15

Tensile Strength 101 695 CO2


Elongation % in 2" 23%
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
0.08% 0.6% 0.7% 0.01% 0.006% 4.7% 0.5% <15

Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis Storage and Reconditioning*


C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor Store open electrodes at 300oF (150oC)
0.07% 0.7% 0.5% 0.013% 0.009% 5.3% 0.6% <15 Recondition electrodes at 300oF (150oC) for 6 to 8 hours

*Note: If packaged on a plastic spool, remove spool from plastic


Storage and Reconditioning bag before placing in oven. Store at 125oF (52oC).
Atom Arc 8018-B6 is designed to weld 5% Cr - 0.5% Dual Shield B6 is an all-position flux cored electrode
Mo creep resistant steels such as ASTM A387 Grade 5, Store open electrodes at 225oF (105oC) designed for use with 75% Ar / 25% CO2 or 100% CO2
A213-T5 and A335-P5. These steels are normally used in Recondition electrodes at 700oF (370oC) for 1 hour shielding gas. Dual Shield B6 is intended for use on pipe Ordering Information**
pressure vessels and piping for high temperature service. and plate steels having a nominal 5% Chromium - 0.5% DS B6 045X33#PSP VP ............................................ 258079045
Ordering Information Molybdenum composition. These steels are typically used
Classification and Approvals in process piping in the oil, gas, petrochemical, and marine ** Note: 8"-15" spools are available as a special order item.
AA 8018-B6 3/32X14X10#HS.................................... 255197808
n AWS/ASME SFA 5.5: E8018-B6H4R AA 8018-B6 1/8X14X10#HS ...................................... 255197816 industries.
AA 8018-B6 5/32X14X10#HS.................................... 255197824
AA 8018-B6 3/16X14X10#HS.................................... 255197832 Classification and Approvals
Application n AWS/ASME SFA 5.29: E81T1-B6C/B6M
This electrode is designed to meet the most stringent standards
for welding 5% Cr - 0.5% Mo steels while producing an X-Factor
<15 MAX. Shielding Gas
100% CO2 or Argon - CO2 mixtures up to 75% Argon
Preheat Information
The recommended preheat temperature for 5CrMo steels is Complimentary Products
400-500F depending on thickness. Post weld heat treatment is SMAW (Atom Arc 8018-B6)
generally required. GTAW (Tigrod ER80S-B6)

Complimentary Products Typical Mechanical Properties


GTAW (Tigrod ER80S-B6)
FCAW (Dual Shield B6) Stress Relieved 2 hr. @ 1375oF (746oC)
Shielded Gas: 75% Ar / 25% CO2 ksi MPa
Electrode Imprint Marking Yield Strength 84 580
8018-B6H4R Tensile Strength 98 676
Elongation % in 2" 20%

Stress Relieved 2 hr. @ 1375oF (746oC)


Shielded Gas: CO2 ksi MPa
Yield Strength 84 580
Tensile Strength 98 676
Elongation % in 2" 20%

Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1020 Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1064


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TIGROD ER80S-B6 ATOM ARC 8018-B8

Typical Mechanical Properties Typical Mechanical Properties


Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1350oF (732oC) Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1375oF (746oC)
ksi MPa
ksi MPa
Yield Strength 82 566
Yield Strength 79 545
Tensile Strength 95 656
Tensile Strength 98 676
Elongation % in 2" 24%
Elongation % in 2" 22%

Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1375oF (746oC)


Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
Shielded Gas: 100% Ar ksi MPa
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
Yield Strength 80 552
0.07% 0.8% 0.3% 0.01% 0.01% 8.6% 1% <15
Tensile Strength 93 642
Elongation % in 2" 26%
Storage and Reconditioning
Store open electrodes at 225oF (105oC)
TIGROD ER80S-B6 is a Chrome-Moly Tigrod for joining Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis Atom Arc 8018-B8 is designed to weld 9% Cr - 1% Mo Recondition electrodes at 700oF (370oC) for 1 hour
5% Cr - 0.5% Mo steels such as ASTM A200-T5, A335-P5 creep resistant steels such as ASTM A213-T9 and A335-P9.
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
and A387-Gr5. These copper coated rods are primarily These steels are used in pressure vessels and piping for high
used to fabricate and repair power piping, pressure vessels, 0.08% 0.5% 0.4% 0.007% 0.01% 5.8% 0.5% <15 temperature service. Ordering Information
heat exchangers and boilers used in the power generation AA 8018-B8 3/32X14X10#HS.................................... 255187908
industry. Classification and Approvals AA 8018-B8 1/8X14X10#HS ...................................... 255187916
Storage and Reconditioning AA 8018-B8 5/32X14X10#HS.................................... 255187924
n AWS/ASME SFA 5.5: E8018-B8H4R
TIGROD ER80S-B6 is embossed on both ends with the Store open electrodes in a dry place. AA 8018-B8 3/16x14x10#HS ..................................... 258181932
alloy identification.
Application
Ordering Information This electrode is designed to meet the most stringent standards
Classification and Approvals TIG80SB6 1/16X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 252JF48 for welding 9% Cr - 1% Mo steels while producing an X-Factor
n AWS A5.28: ER80S-B6 TIG80SB6 3/32X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 252JF50 <15 MAX.
TIG80SB6 1/8X36X10#T/30#CT E2.............................. 252JF52
TIG80SB6 5/32X36X10#T/30#CT E2............................ 252JF54
Shielding Gas Preheat Information
100% Argon Preheat should be used on hardenable steels to prevent the
formation of a hard heat-affected zone. Preheat may also be
Complimentary Products required in welding heavy sections.
SMAW (Atom Arc 8018-B6)
FCAW (Dual Shield B6) Complimentary Products
GTAW (Tigrod ER80S-B8)
FCAW (Dual Shield B8)

Electrode Imprint Marking


8018-B8H4R

Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1065 Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1021


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TIGROD ER80S-B8 ATOM ARC 9015-B9

Typical Mechanical Properties Typical Mechanical Properties


Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1375oF (746oC) Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1350oF (732oC)
Shielded Gas: 100% Ar ksi MPa
ksi MPa
Yield Strength 78 538
Yield Strength 95 655
Tensile Strength 97 670
Tensile Strength 114 787
Elongation % in 2" 24%
Elongation % in 2" 20%

Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1375oF (746oC)
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
ksi MPa
0.07% 0.50% 0.40% 0.005% 0.003% 9% 1% <15
Yield Strength 102 704
Tensile Strength 119 821
Storage and Reconditioning Elongation % in 2" 19%
Store open electrodes in a dry place.
TIGROD ER80S-B8 is a solid wire for TIG welding requiring
Atom Arc 9015-B9 is designed to weld the modified 9% Stress Relieved 2 hr. @ 1400F (760C)
creep strength. This 9% Cr - 1% Mo Tigrod is used to weld Ordering Information Cr - 1% Mo steels known by the designations T91, P91 or
9% chromium - 1% Molybdenum steels (ASTM Section IX, Grade 91. These steels are designed to provide improved
TIG80SB8 1/16X36X10#T/30#CT E2........................ 259971281 ksi MPa
P No 5B, Group 1) such as ASTM A335 Grade P9 or ASTM TIG80SB8 3/32X36X10#T/30#CT E2........................ 259971299 creep strength, toughness fatigue and oxidation, and
A213 Grade T9. Yield Strength 86 593
TIG80SB8 1/8X36X10#T/30#CT E2.......................... 259971307 corrosion resistance at elevated temperatures.
TIG80SB8 5/32X36X10#T/30#CT E2........................ 259971315 Tensile Strength 106 731
TIGROD ER80S-B8 is embossed on both ends with the This product is specially formulated with a combined Mn + Ni Elongation % in 2" 23%
alloy identification. < 1.20% to meet numerous customers specifications while
producing an X-Factor <15.
Classification and Approvals Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
n AWS A5.28: ER80S-B8 Classification and Approvals C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
n AWS/ASME SFA 5.5: E9015-B9H4R
0.1% 0.85% 0.19% 0.009% 0.009% 8.6% 1% <15
Shielding Gas
100% Argon Application
This electrode is used to weld high temperature steam pipe, Storage and Reconditioning
heat exchangers and boiler units. Store open electrodes at 225oF (105oC) to 300oF (150oC)
Complimentary Products Recondition electrodes at 700oF (371oC) for 1 hour
SMAW (Atom Arc 8018-B8)
FCAW (Dual Shield B8) Preheat Information
The recommended preheat temperature for 9CrMo steels is
Ordering Information
400-500F depending on thickness. Post weld heat treatment AA 9015-B9 3/32X14X10#HS.................................... 255061335
is generally required. AA 9015-B9 1/8X14X10#HS ...................................... 255061343
AA 9015-B9 5/32X14X10#HS.................................... 255061350
AA 9015-B9 3/16X14X10#HS.................................... 255061368
Complimentary Products
GTAW (Tigrod ER90S-B9)
FCAW (Dual Shield B9)

Electrode Imprint Marking


9015-B9H4R

Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1069 Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1017


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ATOM ARC 9015-B9 ATOM ARC 9018-B9
HISTORICAL DATA

Actual Chemical Analysis* Typical Mechanical Properties


Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1375oF (746oC)
Chemical
Min Median Max ksi MPa
Analysis
C 0.080 0.099 0.124 Yield Strength 103 711
Mn 0.59 0.85 0.99 Tensile Strength 119 821
Si 0.12 0.19 0.30 Elongation % in 2" 19%
P 0.004 0.009 0.011
S 0.007 0.009 0.010 Stress Relieved 2 hr. @ 1400oF (760oC)
Cr 8.04 8.60 9.60 ksi MPa
Ni 0.15 0.25 0.45
Yield Strength 85 587
Mo 0.90 0.99 1.11
Tensile Strength 105 724
Nb 0.02 0.04 0.09
Elongation % in 2" 25%
Al <0.001 0.001 0.002
Co 0.002 0.008 0.010
Atom Arc 9018-B9 is designed to weld the modified 9% Cr - Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
Cu 0.01 0.05 0.12 1% Mo steels known by the designations T91, P91 or Grade 91.
V 0.16 0.21 0.29 These steels are designed to provide improved creep strength, C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
toughness, fatigue and oxidation, and corrosion resistance at 0.1% 0.8% 0.17% 0.008% 0.009% 8.5% 1% <15
N 0.032 0.040 0.052
elevated temperatures.
As <0.0002 0.0010 0.0030
Sb <0.0004 0.0010 0.0021 This electrode is specially formulated with a combined Mn + Ni Storage and Reconditioning
< 1.20% max. and meets numerous customers specifications
Sn 0.0002 0.002 0.0093 Store open electrodes @ 225F (107C) to 300F (150C)
while producing an X-Factor <15 MAX.
Recondition electrodes @ 700F (370C) for 1 hour
Fe Rem Rem Rem
Classification and Approvals
* This data is compiled from 21 different lots Ordering Information
n AWS/ASME SFA 5.5: E9018-B9H4R
within the time period of January 2007 to AA 9018-B9 3/32x14x10# HS .................................... 255067845
May 2008. AA 9018-B9 1/8x14x10# HS ...................................... 255067852
Application AA 9018-B9 5/32x14x10# HS .................................... 255067860
This electrode is used to weld high temperature pipe, AA 9018-B9 3/16x14x10# HS .................................... 255067878
Actual Mechanical Analysis** heat exchangers and boiler units.

Min Median Max


Preheat Information
1400oF (760oC) 1375oF (765oC) 1400oF (760oC) 1375oF (765oC) 1400oF (760oC) 1375oF (765oC)
The recommended preheat temperature for 9CrMo steels is
Mechanical Analysis @ 2 hrs. @ 1 hr. @ 2 hrs. @ 1 hr. @ 2 hrs. @ 1 hr.
400-500F depending on thickness. Post weld heat treatment is
Yield (ksi) 83.5 88.4 86.5 96.6 89.3 121.9 generally required.
Tensile (ksi) 105.2 107.4 107.5 115.1 109.1 137.9
% Elongation 22 17 22 21 24 23 Complimentary Products
X-Factor 11 8 12 12 14 14 GTAW (Tigrod ER90S-B9)
FCAW (Dual Shield B9)
Diffusible H2 (ml/100gr) 1.2 0.6 2.1 1.75 3.2 3.2
Charpy V-notch @ 68F (Ft.-lbs) 49.8 n/a 58.4 n/a 67 n/a
Electrode Imprint Marking
9018-B9H4R
** The data above was derived in the PWHT condition through March 2008 at 1 hour at 1375F +/- 25F. As of April 2008, the
specification has changed to 1400F +/- 25F at 2 hours. This data is compiled from 21 different tests within the time period of
January 2007 to May 2008.

Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1017 Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1023
20 21
ATOM ARC 9018-B9 DUAL SHIELD B9
HISTORICAL DATA

Actual Chemical Analysis* Typical Mechanical Properties


Chemical
Stress Relieved 2 hr. @ 1400oF (760oC)
Analysis Min Median Max Shielded Gas: 75% Ar / 25% CO2 ksi MPa
C 0.080 0.098 0.124 Yield Strength 87 600
Mn 0.69 0.84 1.11 Tensile Strength 107 738
Si 0.12 0.17 0.25 Elongation % in 2" 21%
P 0.004 0.008 0.013
S 0.007 0.009 0.014
Typical Charpy V-Notch
Cr 8.04 8.55 9.51
Impact Properties
Ni 0.19 0.27 0.51
Testing
Mo 0.85 1.00 1.18 Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J
Nb 0.02 0.04 0.10 Stress Relieved
70F (20C) 30 40
Al 0.001 0.003 0.010 2 hr. @ 1400oF (760oC)
Co <0.001 0.007 0.020
Cu 0.010 0.04 0.14 Dual Shield B9 is an all-position flux cored electrode designed Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis,
for the welding of modified 9% chromium creep resistant
V 0.16 0.19 0.22 75% Ar/25% CO2
steels, such as ASTM A335 Grade P91 or ASTM A213 T91.
N 0.032 0.039 0.051 This product is specially formulated with a combined Mn + Ni C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
As <0.0002 <0.0002 0.0028 < 1.20% to meet a variety of customer specifications.
0.1% 0.96% 0.18% 0.009% 0.008% 8.9% 1% <15
Sb <0.0004 0.0010 0.0017 Dual Shield B9 product is packaged on wire spool basket to Immediately from the vacuum-sealed bag the diffusible
Sn 0.0002 0.0020 0.0077 allow for the product to be placed in a heated storage oven. In Hydrogen is 4ml/100 g weld metal.
addition, the wire is packaged in a vacuum-sealed foil bag to X-Factor: < 15
Fe Rem Rem Rem Mn + Ni ration is < 1.20%
prevent moisture pick up until the sealed bag has been opened.

* This data is compiled from 8 different lots within the time period Classification and Approvals
of March 2007 to February 2008.
Storage and Reconditioning*
n AWS/ASME A5.29: E91T1-B9M-H8 Store open electrodes at 300oF (150oC)
Recondition electrodes at 300oF (150oC) for 1 hour
Application *Note: If packaged on a plastic spool, remove spool from plastic
Dual Shield B9 has been formulated for use with 75% Argon/ bag before placing in oven. Store at 125oF (52oC).
Actual Mechanical Analysis** 25% CO2 shielding gas. This product operates well out-of-
Min Median Max position, especially in the 6 oclock position on pipe producing a
flat to slightly convex weld bead. Ordering Information
Mechanical Analysis 1400oF (760oC) @ 2 hrs. DS B9 045x15#PSP VP..............................................242250041
DS B9 045x33#BAWS VP ..........................................242250033
Yield (ksi) 93 96 124 Shielding Gas DS B9 1/16x33#BAWS VP ........................................242250017
Tensile (ksi) 112 115 141 75% Ar/25% CO2
% Elongation 18 20 23
Complimentary Products
X-Factor 8 12 14
SMAW (Atom Arc 9015-B9 and/or 9018-B9)
Diffusible H2 (ml/100gr) 0.3 1.7 1.9 GTAW (Tigrod ER90S-B9)
Charpy V-notch (Ft.-lbs) 39 60 80

** The data above was derived in the PWHT condition at 1 hour at 1375F +/- 25F.
This data is compiled from 8 different tests within the time period of March 2007 to February 2008.

Product Data Sheet ................................... SSP-1023 Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1060


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DUAL SHIELD B9 TIGROD ER90S-B9

Actual Chemical Analysis Historic Data* Typical Mechanical Properties


Chemical Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1275oF (690oC)
Min Median Max
Analysis
ksi MPa
C 0.090 0.095 0.110
Yield Strength 80 552
Mn 0.80 0.96 1.15
Tensile Strength 94 649
Si 0.13 0.18 0.22
Elongation % in 2" 27%
P 0.003 0.009 0.012
S 0.006 0.008 0.010
Stress Relieved 1 hr. @ 1300oF (704oC)
Cr 8.13 8.93 9.61
Ni 0.04 0.19 0.25 ksi MPa

Mo 0.92 0.99 1.11 Yield Strength 76 524

Nb 0.02 0.03 0.00 Tensile Strength 93 642

Al 0.001 0.002 0.003 Elongation % in 2" 25%


Co <0.001 0.001 0.003 TIGROD ER90S-B9 is a solid bare rod for TIG welding of
Cu 0.010 0.033 0.040 modified 9% chromium-moly creep resistant steels, such as Typical Undiluted Weld Metal Analysis
V 0.170 0.220 0.250
ASTM A335 Grade P91 or ASTM A213 T91.
C Mn Si P S Cr Mo X-Factor
N 0.028 0.031 0.034 TIGROD ER90S-B9 is embossed on both ends with the 0.1% 0.6% 0.5% 0.01% 0.01% 2.4% 0.9% <15
As <0.0002 0.0005 0.0005 alloy identification.
Sb <0.0004 0.0005 0.0027 Storage and Reconditioning
Sn 0.0018 0.0050 0.0081
Classification and Approvals Store open electrodes in a dry place.
n AWS A5.28: ER90S-B9
Fe Rem Rem Rem
Ordering Information
Shielding Gas TIGROD ER90SB9 1/16X36X10#T30# CT E2 ......... 259967289
* This data is compiled from 8 different lots within the time period 100% Argon
of February 2007 to May 2008. TIGROD ER90SB9 3/32X36X10#T30# CT E2 ......... 259967198
TIGROD ER90SB9 1/8X36X10#T30# CT E2 ........... 259967206
TIGROD ER90SB9 5/32X36X10#T30# CT E2 ......... 259967141
Complimentary Products
Actual Mechanical Analysis Historic Data** SMAW (Atom Arc 9018-B9 and/or 9015-B9)
FCAW (Dual Shield B9)
Min Median Max
Mechanical Analysis 1400oF (760oC) @ 2 hrs.
Yield (ksi) 82 88 90
Tensile (ksi) 104 107 109
% Elongation 20 22 22
X-Factor 5 9.5 10
Diffusible H2 (ml/100gr) 2.2 4.9 6.5
Charpy V-notch @ 70F(Ft.-lbs) 22 29.6 34.6

** The data above was derived in the PWHT condition at 1400F +/- 25F at 2 hours.
This data is compiled from 8 different tests within the time period of February 2007 to May 2008.

Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1060 Product Data Sheet ...................................COR-1071


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ATOM ARC 9015-B9 ATOM ARC 9018-B9
CERTIFIED MATERIAL TEST REPORT CERTIFIED MATERIAL TEST REPORT

Certificate of Analysis Certificate of Analysis


Certified Materials Test Report Certified Materials Test Report

Tradename Diffusible Hydrogen to AWS A4.3 Tradename Diffusible Hydrogen to AWS A4.3
Atom Arc 9015-B9 GC Atom Arc 9018-B9 GC
Average Value Average Value
2.6 2.2
Classification ml/100 gr Classification ml/100 gr
E9015-B9H4R E9018-B9H4R

Class Actual Mechanical Properties Class Actual Mechanical Properties


AWS A5.5: 2006, ASME SFA 5.5, SEC. II, PART C, AWS A5.5: 2006, ASME SFA 5.5, SEC. II, PART C,
Stress Relieved 2 hr. @ 1400oF (760oC) Stress Relieved 2 hr. @ 1400oF (760oC)
2007 EDITION, 2008a ADDENDA 2007 EDITION, 2008a ADDENDA
ksi MPa ksi MPa
Diameter Yield Strength 81.5 562 Diameter Yield Strength 84.8 586
1/8" Tensile Strength 103.1 711 1/8" Tensile Strength 105.7 730

Length/Pkg Type Reduction in Area 60% Length/Pkg. Type Reduction in Area 62%
14" Elongation % in 2" 25% 14" Elongation % in 2" 24%

Heat/PKG Code No. Heat/PKG Code No.


090072 10347
Actual Charpy V-Notch Actual Charpy V-Notch
Lot No. Lot No.
4F924K01 Impact Properties 2C926K03 Impact Properties
Testing Testing
Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J
Radiography Stress Relieved Radiography Stress Relieved
70F (21C) 77 104 70F (21C) 52 71
Satisfactory 2 hr @ 1400oF (760oC) Satisfactory 2 hr @ 1400oF (760oC)

Moisture by RC-412 Method Moisture by RC-412 Method

Out of the Can 0.08 Out of the Can 0.06


Exposed 0.19 Exposed 0.17

Concentricity 2% Concentricity 2%

Chemical Analysis Chemical Analysis


C Mn Si P S Cr Mo V Ni C Mn Si P S Cr Mo V Ni
0.09% 0.74% 0.19% 0.009% 0.008% 8.56% 0.96% 0.20% 0.21% 0.093% 0.80% 0.18% 0.012% 0.010% 9.51% 0.96% 0.21% 0.24%

Cu Al N Nb As Sb Sn X-Factor Cu Al N Nb As Sb Sn X-Factor
0.04% <0.01% 0.039% 0.04% 0.0017% 0.0005% 0.0023% 10 0.12% <0.01% 0.044% 0.03% 0.002% 0.001% 0.0047% 14

These properties represent a single test performed on a given lot/heat of material. The properties may change on another lot/heat test. These properties represent a single test performed on a given lot/heat of material. The properties may change on another lot/ heat test.

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DUAL SHIELD B9 TIGROD ER90S-B9
CERTIFIED MATERIAL TEST REPORT CERTIFIED MATERIAL TEST REPORT

Certificate of Analysis Certificate of Analysis


Certified Materials Test Report Certified Materials Test Report

Tradename Actual Mechanical Properties Tradename


Dual Shield B9 Stress Relieved 2 hr. @ 1400oF (760oC) TIGROD ER90S-B9
ksi MPa
Classification Yield Strength 85.5 590 Classification
E91T1-B9M Tensile Strength 105.9 731 ER-90S-B9
Reduction in Area 60%
Class Elongation % in 2" 22%
Class
AWS A5.29:2005 AWS A5.28-96, ASME SFA 5.28

Diameter Diameter
0.045" 1/8"
Actual Charpy V-Notch
Length/Pkg. Type Impact Properties Length
33# Spool 14"
Testing
Temperature Condition Ft.-lbs J
Heat/PKG Code No. Heat/PKG Code No.
N/A Stress Relieved 12/2032-3-2
70F (21C) 38 52
2 hr @ 1400oF (760oC)
Lot No. Lot No.
87006 3-2

Radiography Radiography
Satisfactory Satisfactory

Actual Mechanical Properties


Diffusible Hydrogen to AWS A4.3 As Welded
GC ksi MPa
Average Value Yield Strength 59.4 410
5.3
ml/100 gr Tensile Strength 89.9 620
This material does meet H8 Requirements. Elongation % in 2" 16%

Chemical Analysis Chemical Analysis


C Mn Si P S Cr Mo V Ni C Mn Si P S Cr Mo V Ni
0.09% 0.83% 0.14% 0.010% 0.008% 9.14% 1.03% 0.22% 0.21% 0.08% 0.51% 0.41% 0.008% 0.009% 8.64% 1.01% 0.20% 0.21%

Cu Al N Nb As Sb Sn X-Factor Cu Al N Ti X-Factor
0.04% <0.01% 0.035% 0.03% 0.0005% 0.0005% 0.0037% 12 0.14% 0.015% 0.020% 0.01% 10

These properties represent a single test performed on a given lot/heat of material. The properties may change on another lot/ heat test.
These properties represent a single test performed on a given lot/heat of material. The properties may change on another lot/heat test.

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ESAB Cr-Mo P-91 ESAB ASME CERTIFICATE
FILLER METAL CREEP DATA

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ESAB ASME CERTIFICATE SAFETY DATA SHEETS

Safety Data Sheets (SDS) are provided for all filler metal products regardless of their respective
manufacturing location. A specfic SDS file can be downloaded from www.esabna.com (website)
or by contacting ESAB directly.

SDS files are organized by their respective product family, ie. Atom Arc Low Hydrogen Welding
Electrodes contain all EXX15 and EXX18 grade of product. Note: below are the various file names
and products included.

SDS File No. Product Grouping Product Included


7018-A1 7018-B2L
8018-B2 8018-B3L
Atom Arc Low Hydrogen
7970-S 9018-B3 8018-B6L
Welding Electrodes
8018-B6 8018-B8
9015-B9 9018-B9
8000-B2 8000-B2L
Dual Shield Low Alloy
7971-2-T 9000-B3 9000-B3L
Flux Cored Welding Electrode
B-6 B-9
U-515 (EB2) 13.20 SC (EB3)
ESAB Spoolarc and TIGROD ER80S-B2
8000-F
Welding Electrodes and Rods ER80S-B6 ER90S-B3
ER80S-B8 ER90S-B9

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