Austarc 16TC – Why It’s Australia’s Best Selling Electrode

With so many electrodes on the market, selecting the right one for the job can be challenging. Choosing poorly can result in increased spatter levels, cracking and an overall problematic welding technique. Welding Industries of Australia’s (WIA) Austarc 16TC, Australia’s number one best-selling electrode, features reduced spatter levels, high operator appeal and a low hydrogen…

Tips for Avoiding Common Flux-Cored Wire Problems – Part 1

Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW) has been a viable welding process for structural steel erection, heavy equipment repair, bridge construction and other similar applications for many years. They offer high deposition rates, excellent chemical and mechanical properties, and the weldability needed for these jobs. Like other welding process, flux cored welding comes with some challenges,…