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1/16 electrodes for stick

Postby sedanman » Sun May 29, 2016 7:02 am

How about thin gauge steel or even stainless with 1/16 electrodes? Even use a 120 volt inverter source. Apologies if it's already out there but l couldn't find anything.
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Re: 1/16 electrodes for stick

Postby Poland308 » Sun May 29, 2016 8:22 am

I ran a little no name 110v inverter the machine and the leads only weighed about 10 lbs. think it maxed out on the dial at about 80 or 90 amps. But even then it had trouble keeping a 3/32 6010 lit. It would run 1/16 though. Then I used 3/32 7018. Used it quite a bit actually.
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Re: 1/16 electrodes for stick

Postby ryanjames170 » Sun Oct 16, 2016 11:12 pm

i would have to second the 1/16 electrode idea.. i mean there out there but i evan am not overly sure how u would go about welding with them on thin stuff..
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