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WeldSkill 5356 TIG rods

SKU: WTA1016

WeldSkill TIG rod handy-packs for all of your smaller projects

WELDSKILL 5356

WeldSkill 5356 is a high quality, Aluminium – nominal 5% Magnesium alloy rod suitable for the Gas or Gas Tungsten Arc (TIG) welding of a wide range of cast and  wrought Aluminium alloys.

It produces intermediate deposit strength and good ductility and corrosion resistance for the Gas or Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW / TIG) of a wide range of 3XXX, 5XXX, 6XXX and 5XX Aluminium alloys. See CIGWELD Aluminium Alloy Selection Chart for detailed welding consumable selection criteria for a wide range of Aluminium alloy parent metals.

FEATURES

• High Quality Aluminium rod for Gas or Gas Tungsten Arc (TIG) welding of 5356 Aluminium

• Can also be used on 3000, 5000, 6000 & 500 Series Aluminiums

• Handy resealable storage tube

• Weld pipes, plates & sheet metal parts

ORDERING INFO

Part No. Rod Size
(mm)
Pack
Weight /Type
Approximate
Rods/kg
WTA1016 1.6 x 900 1kg Pack 210
WTA1024 2.4 x 900 1kg Pack 90

CLASSIFICATIONS
AS 1167.2: R5356
AWS/ASME-SFA A5.10: R5356

WELD DEPOSIT PROPERTIES
Typical Weld Metal Tensile Strength: 270 MPa
Approximate Melting Point: 640°C
Post Anodised colour tint: White

ROD ANALYSIS LIMITS
Single values are maximum allowable, unless otherwise stated.
Si: 0.25%
Fe: 0.40%
Cu: 0.10%
Mn: 0.05-0.20%
Mg: 4.5-5.5%
Cr: 0.05-0.20%
Zn: 0.10%
Ti: 0.05-0.20%
Total others: 0.15%
Al: Balance