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AS 1858.2-1989

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Electrodes and fluxes for submerged-arc welding - Low and intermediate alloy steels
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Superseded date

03-28-2023

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English

Published date

01-01-1989

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1 - AS 1858.2-1989 ELECTRODES AND FLUXES FOR SUBMERGED-ARC WELDING - LOW AND INTERMEDIATE ALLOY STEELS
4 - PREFACE
5 - CONTENTS
6 - SECTION 1. SCOPE AND GENERAL
6 - 1.1 SCOPE.
6 - 1.2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS.
6 - 1.3 DEFINITIONS.
6 - 1.3.1 Shall
6 - 1.3.2 Should
6 - 1.3.3 Electrode
6 - 1.3.4 Lot or batch number
6 - 1.3.5 Coil without support
6 - 1.3.6 Coil with support
6 - 1.3.7 Basket
6 - 1.4 GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF THE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM.
6 - 1.5 TESTING.
6 - 1.5.1 Qualification tests.
6 - 1.5.2 Conformance tests.
6 - 1.5.3 Reporting.
8 - SECTION 2. ELECTRODES
8 - 2.1 SCOPE OF SECTION.
8 - 2.2 CLASSIFICATION.
8 - 2.2.1 Solid electrodes.
8 - 2.2.2 Composite electrodes.
8 - 2.3 MANUFACTURE.
9 - 2.4 CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF SOLID ELECTRODES.
9 - 2.4.1. Specified elements.
9 - 2.4.2. Analysis for other elements.
9 - 2.5 SIZES.
9 - 2.6 VOIDS IN CORE OF COMPOSITE ELECTRODES.
10 - 2.7 FINISH AND TEMPER.
10 - 2.7.1 Finish.
10 - 2.7.2 Temper.
10 - 2.8 COILING OF ELECTRODES.
10 - 2.8.1 General.
10 - 2.8.2 Coil with support.
10 - 2.8.3 Baskets
10 - 2.8.4 Spools and reels.
10 - 2.8.5 Drum.
10 - 2.8.6 Length.
10 - 2.8.7 Butt welds.
10 - 2.8.8 Winding.
10 - 2.8.9 Cast and helix.
10 - 2.9 PACKAGING.
10 - 2.10 MARKING.
10 - 2.10.1 Information to be displayed.
11 - 2.10.2 General safety warning.
11 - 2.10.3 Additional marking of coils without support.
11 - 2.11 STORAGE.
13 - SECTION 3. FLUXES
13 - 3.1 SCOPE OF SECTION.
13 - 3.2 CLASSIFICATION.
13 - 3.2.1 Basis of classification.
13 - 3.2.2 Description of classification system.
13 - 3.2.3 Flux application.
13 - 3.2.4 Flux contribution to weld metal chemistry.
13 - 3.3 MANUFACTURE.
13 - 3.4 FLUX FORM AND PARTICLE SIZE.
13 - 3.5 PACKAGING.
13 - 3.6 MARKING.
13 - 3.7 STORAGE.
14 - SECTION 4. WELD METAL
14 - 4.1 SCOPE OF SECTION.
14 - 4.2 CLASSIFICATION.
14 - 4.2.1 Basis of classification.
14 - 4.2.2 Description of classification system.
14 - 4.3 EG ELECTRODES.
16 - APPENDIX A - TESTING
16 - A1 SCOPE.
16 - A2 TESTS ON SOLID ELECTRODES.
16 - A3 TESTS ON FLUXES.
16 - A4 TESTS ON WELD METAL.
16 - A4.1 Material for test pieces.
17 - A4.2 Test pieces.
19 - A4.3 All-weld-metal tensile test.
19 - A4.4 Impact test.
20 - A4.5 Chemical analysis.
20 - A5 REFEREE METHOD FOR THE DETERMINATION OF DIFFUSIBLE HYDROGEN CONTENT.
20 - A5.1 Introduction.
20 - A5.2 Material and apparatus.
23 - A5.3 Procedure.
29 - APPENDIX B - GUIDE TO THE AUSTRALIAN STANDARD CLASSIFICATION OF ELECTRODES AND FLUXES FOR SUBMERGED-ARC WELDING AND FACTORS I
29 - B1 DESCRIPTION OF SUBMERGED-ARC PROCESS.
29 - B2 CLASSIFICATION OF ELECTRODES.
30 - B3 CLASSIFICATION OF FLUXES.
30 - B3.1 General.
30 - B3.2 Flux application.
30 - B3.3 Indices for flux application.
31 - B3.4 Flux contribution to weld metal chemistry.
31 - B3.5 Basicity index.
31 - B3.6 Examples of use of the flux classification system.
31 - B4 CLASSIFICATION OF WELD METAL.
32 - B5 SELECTION OF ELECTRODE/FLUX COMBINATIONS.
32 - B5.1 Basis for choice of electrode.
32 - B5.2 Basis for choice of flux.
32 - B5.3 Choice of electrode/flux combinations.
33 - B5.4 Weld metal properties.
34 - APPENDIX C - HYDROGEN CONTROL
35 - APPENDIX D - LIST OF REFERENCED DOCUMENTS

Specifies classification systems and requirements for electrodes, fluxes, and weld metal, and their chemical and physical properties. It also specifies, where appropriate, requirements for testing, packaging, marking, and storage. Guidance on the classification system and the selection of electrodes and fluxes is given in an appendix.

This Standard specifies requirements for solid and composite electrodes and fluxes for the submerged-arc welding of low and intermediate alloy steels. It defines classification systems for electrodes, fluxes, and weld metal, and specifies their chemical and physical properties. It also specifies, where appropriate, requirements for testing, packaging, marking, and storage.NOTE: The low and intermediate alloy steels covered by this Standard have alloy contents ranging up to 10.5 percent for the principal alloying metal. Higher alloy steels such as stainless steels are not included.

Committee
WD-002
DocumentType
Standard
ISBN
0 7262 5502 5
Pages
30
PublisherName
Standards Australia
Status
Superseded
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