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Tungsten rod for tig welding

Incorporating Inch-Sized Cemented Carbide Round Bars; The utilization of a Tungsten rod for tig welding, characterized by its exceptional strength and durability, plays a pivotal role in the production of solid carbide end mills tailored for precision metal cutting.

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Tungsten rod for tig welding (Tungsten ground Carbide steel Rod)which is hard and tough, is used for processing solid carbide end mills for metal cutting.

Tungsten carbide rod in Inch size, common diameter size in inch available: 1/8, 3/8, 1/4, 3/4, 1/2, 1. common length in inch available: 1, 1.5, 2.5, 3, 3.5, 4, 5.6...13

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Grain size

Carbon steel

Tempered steel

Hardened steel

Stainless steels

Austenitic stainless steel

Greycast iron

Heat resistant alloys

Titanium alloys

Nickel alloys(Inconel)

Aluminium alloys

Composite materials





Ganzhou Grandsea Cemented Carbide Co., Ltd.

Tungsten rods for TIG welding are essential components in the welding industry, prized for their exceptional properties and widespread applications. In this article, we will delve into what tungsten rods for TIG welding are, their advantages, applications, distinctive features, manufacturing process, and the factors influencing pricing.

A tungsten rod for TIG (Tungsten Inert Gas) welding, also known as a TIG welding electrode, is a specialized rod primarily composed of tungsten. These rods are designed for use in TIG welding processes, where they serve as the non-consumable electrode that creates the electric arc necessary for precise and high-quality welds.

Advantages of Tungsten Rod for TIG Welding:

High Melting Point: Tungsten rods for TIG welding are selected for their exceptionally high melting point, approximately 3,422 degrees Celsius (6,192 degrees Fahrenheit). This property ensures that the electrode remains stable and does not melt during welding, contributing to consistent weld quality.

Excellent Heat Resistance: Tungsten rods can withstand intense heat, making them suitable for welding applications involving high temperatures, such as aerospace, automotive, and industrial welding.

Minimal Contamination: Tungsten is less susceptible to contamination compared to other electrode materials, resulting in cleaner, higher-quality welds.

Applications of Tungsten Rod for TIG Welding:
Tungsten rods for TIG welding are employed in various industries and applications, including:

Aerospace: These rods are crucial for welding aerospace components, ensuring precision and strength in welds used in critical flight systems.

Automotive: In the automotive industry, these rods are used to weld exhaust systems, engine components, and chassis, where precision and durability are essential.

Industrial: Tungsten TIG welding rods are utilized in the industrial sector for welding pipelines, pressure vessels, and other critical infrastructure components.

Artistic and Custom Fabrication: Welders often use tungsten rods for TIG welding in artistic and custom fabrication, where precision and fine detailing are required.

Distinctive Features of Tungsten Rod for TIG Welding:

Variety of Electrode Types: Tungsten rods for TIG welding are available in various electrode types, including pure tungsten, thoriated tungsten, ceriated tungsten, and others, each offering specific properties catering to different welding needs.

Stability: Tungsten rods offer excellent arc stability, allowing welders to maintain control over the welding process.

Manufacturing Process and Surface Finish:
Tungsten rods for TIG welding are typically manufactured through a process involving the extrusion of tungsten powder mixed with specific additives. This process results in rods with exceptional purity and a uniform composition. The surface finish of these rods is known for its high level of smoothness and cleanliness, ensuring precise and clean welds.

Pricing and Ordering:
The pricing of tungsten rods for TIG welding is influenced by factors such as order quantity, delivery location, and machine configurations. Customers are encouraged to contact our customer service representatives for personalized solutions and quotations, which are provided free of charge.

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