I agree I would use 7018 but I haven't seen anything mentioned about rod diameter, I would use some 3/32 with some preheat if your doing it in the cold, for jobs like that it's sweet
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Thread: Cold weather stick welding??
01-16-2007, 07:03 PM #11Senior Member
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01-16-2007, 10:35 PM #12
I've been taught to use DCEP (reverse polarity) for stick. DO you have that option on the Thunderbolt?Matt Adams A&P, IA
01-16-2007, 10:48 PM #13
if you dont have the option of polarity switch the leads.