Stoody 160FC wire deposit consists of tungsten carbide particles in a nickel silicon boron matrix. Due to higher tungsten carbide content, Stoody 160FC is an ideal hardfacing overlay with a microstructure that delivers superior toughness and resistance to corrosion and fine particle erosion in slurry type applications. Stoody 160FC also provides improved weldability through enhanced wetting, tie-in, and arc stability.
- Stoody 160FC microstructure delivers significant abrasion resistance as well as superior toughness and corrosion resistance.
- Well suited for upstream oil and gas production applications and as an overlay for the more ductile build up alloys like Stoody 155FC.
- Designed for the GMAW welding process, Stoody 160FC can be applied at a much lower voltage and heat input resulting in reduced interpass temperatures and levels of distortion in the component.
Typical Tensile Properties
|75% Ar - 25% CO2|
|Current||Deposition Type||Diameter||TTW Dist.||Voltage||Wire Feed Speed|
|75% Ar - 25% CO2|
|130-200 A||Full Range||1.6 mm(1/16 in.)||13-16 mm(1/2-5/8 in.)||17-18 V||279-432 cm/min(110-170 in./min)|
|250-325 A||Full Range||2.4 mm(3/32 in.)||16-25 mm(5/8-1 in.)||18-21 V||203-356 cm/min(80-140 in./min)|
Typical Weld Metal Analysis %
|2.0 %||0.5 %||BAL %||2.0 %||48.0 %|
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