SuperGlaze Aluminum MIG Wire Family

Diameters / Packaging

Diameters
16 LB SPOOL
20 LB SPOOL
1/16 IN ED035694 ED035695
3/64 IN ED035692 ED035693

SuperGlaze® HD 5183

MIG (GMAW) Wire

AWS: ER5183

Aluminum Welding Wire

DETAILS

5183 is a high strength Aluminum Magnesium Manganese alloy. It is commonly used for welding high strength base materials like 5083 and provides good strength on 6XXX base materials. Excellent corrosion resistance makes it ideal choice for Shipbuilding industry.

Features

  • • Designed for heavy duty applications
  • • Reduced shavings and improved feedability
  • • Used on 5083 and 5456 base materials
  • • Also used on most 5XXX and 6XXX base materials
  • • Excellent corrosion resistance for marine applications

Welding Positions

  • All

Shielding Gas

  • 100% Argon Argon / Helium Mixtures Flow Rate: 30 - 50 CFH

Disclaimers

Warning -

Cancer and Reproductive Harm -

www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

BEFORE USE, READ AND UNDERSTAND THE SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS) FOR THIS PRODUCT AND SPECIFIC INFORMATION PRINTED ON THE PRODUCT CONTAINER. SDS Search page

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CONFORMANCE

CONFORMANCES SPECIFICATION CLASSIFICATION
AWS AWS A5.10 ER5183

WIRE COMPOSITION

Classification %Be %Mg %Zn %Cr %Cu %Fe %Mn %Si %Ti
ER5183 Requirement 0.0003 max. 4.3 - 5.2 0.25 max. 0.05 - 0.25 0.10 max. 0.40 max. 0.50 - 1.0 0.40 max. 0.15 max.
Typical Result 0.0003 max. 4.9 0.01 0.07 0.00 0.12 0.6 0.05 0.07

TYPICAL OPERATING PROCEDURES

Diameter Shielding Gas Gas Flow
L/min (CFH)
Polarity CTWD
mm (in.)
Wire Feed Speed
m/min (in/min)
Voltage
volts
Approx. Current
amps
0.9 mm (.035") 100% Ar 14-24 (30-50) DC+ 12.7 (¹/₂) - 15.9 (⁵/₈) 19.6 (770) 22.0 200
1.2 mm (3/64") 100% Ar 14-24 (30-50) DC+ 12.7 (¹/₂) - 15.9 (⁵/₈) 12.7 (500) 23.4 230
1.6 mm (1/16") 100% Ar 14-24 (30-50) DC+ 12.7 (¹/₂) - 15.9 (⁵/₈) 9.1 (360) 25.2 300