50 lb Can of Lincoln Electric Stick Electrodes

Jetweld® LH-70

Stick (SMAW) Electrode

AWS: E7018 H4R

Mild Steel, Low Hydrogen • AWS E7018 H4R

DETAILS

Features

  • Smooth arc performance
  • Meets AWS low moisture requirement

Typical Applications

  • General fabrication
  • Ship Building

Welding Positions

  • All except vertical down

Shielding Gas

  • Not Applicable

Service Information

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CONFORMANCE

CONFORMANCES SPECIFICATION CLASSIFICATION
AWS AWS A5.1 E7018, E7018 H4R
ABS ABS - Part 2 3YH10
ABS AWS A5.1 E7018
BV BV - Chapter 5 3YHHH
CWB CSA W48 E4918-1
DNV-GL DNV - 2.9 3 Y40H5
LR LR - Chapter 11 3YM H5

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MECHANICAL PROPERTIES

Classification Yield Strength @ 0.2% Offset
MPa (ksi)
Tensile Strength
MPa (ksi)
Elongation
%
Charpy V-Notch
J (ft-lbs) @ -30°C (-20°F)
E7018 H4R Requirement 400 (58) min. 480 (70) min. 22 min. 27 (20) min.
Typical Result, As-welded 400-480 (59-69) 490-580 (70-84) 23-33 85-397 (63-293)

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DEPOSIT COMPOSITION

Classification %C %Cr %Mn %Mo %Ni %P %S %Si %V %Mn+Ni+Cr+Mo+V Diffusible Hydrogen
mL/100g Weld Metal
1800F H2O - As received 1800F H2O - After 9 hrs at 80F/80%RH
E7018 H4R Requirement 0.15 max. 0.20 max. 1.60 max. 0.30 max. 0.30 max. 0.035 max. 0.035 max. 0.75 max. 0.08 max. 1.75 max. 4 max. 0.3 max. 0.4 max.
Typical Result 0.04-0.11 0.02-0.06 1.02-1.45 0.01 max. 0.01-0.07 0.006-0.017 0.005-0.018 0.38-0.64 0.04 max. 1.09-1.50 1-4 0.2 max. 0.1-0.4

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TYPICAL OPERATING PROCEDURES

Diameter Polarity⁽¹⁾ Current
Amps
3/32 in (2.4 mm) DC+ 70-110
3/32 in (2.4 mm) AC 80-120
1/8 in (3.2 mm) DC+ 90-150
1/8 in (3.2 mm) AC 110-170
5/32 in (4.0 mm) DC+ 120-190
5/32 in (4.0 mm) AC 135-225
3/16 in (4.8 mm) DC+ 170-280
3/16 in (4.8 mm) AC 200-300
7/32 in (5.6 mm) DC+ 210-330
7/32 in (5.6 mm) AC 260-380
1/4 in (6.4 mm) DC+ 290-430
1/4 in (6.4 mm) AC 325-440

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NOTES

Note
⁽¹⁾ Preferred polarity is listed first.