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Covered electrodes

Covered electrodes of rutile and basic type for manual metal arc (MMA)/SMAW welding. Sandvik's large range of covered electrodes includes electrodes for welding stainless steels, duplex stainless steels and nickel alloys.

Types of covered electrodes

The Sandvik program includes the following types of electrodes:

  • Rutile-basic covered electrodes
  • Basic covered electrodes
  • High-deposition covered electrodes
  • Covered electrodes for vertical welding

Read more about the different types of covered electrodes

Approvals

Most grades of Sandvik's covered electrodes are approved by internationally recognized organizations such as CE, TÜV, DNV, CWB and DB. Contact us for our latest list of approvals.

List of electrode grades and classifications
Sandvik AWS* E EN 1600 E
19.9.LR 308L-17 19 9 L R
19.9.LB 308L-15 19 9 L B
19.9.NbR 347-17 19 9 Nb R
19.12.3.LR 316L-17 19 12 3 L R
19.12.3.LRHD 316L-17 19 12 3 L R
19.12.3.LRV 316L-16 19 12 3 L R
18.8.MnR (307-16) 18 8 Mn R
23.12.2.LR 309LMo-17 23 12 2 L R
24.13.LR 309L-17 23 12 L R
29.9.R 312-16 29 9 R
22.9.3.LR 2209-17 22 9 3 N L R
25.10.4.LR - 25 9 4 N L R
25.10.4.LB - 25 9 4 N L
29.8.2.LR - -
22.12.HTR - -
28.34.HTB - -
25.22.2.LMnB (310LMo-15) 25 22 2 N L B
20.25.5.LCuR 385-16 20 25 5 Cu N L R
27.31.4.LCuR (383-16) 27 31 4 Cu L R
Sanicro 60 NiCrMo-3 -
Sanicro 69 NiCrFe-7 -
Sanicro 71 (NiCrFe-3) -
AquaSan Ni50 A5.35 (pending initial publication) -

*(xxx) = nearest equivalent.

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