Hobbyweld 15 (Argon CO2 MIG Mix)

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Description

COLLECTION ONLY

 

A solution for hobby or occasional users for whom bottle rental charges from other gas bottle suppliers are uneconomical.  A refundable deposit is payable on initial rental, and thereafter only the cost of the gas is payable on exchange for a full bottle.  For obvious reasons, these bottles are for collection only.

These 9L bottles are equivalent to 21 x 600ml disposable cylinders or 13 x 1L disposable cylinders, and use the same regulator fittings as BOC, Air Products and Air Liquide.

The average welding time for a CO2/Argon mix cylinder is 5 hours continuous welding

 

This gas mix contains a higher CO2 content than the Hobbyweld 5 so offers combined benefits of good welding performance and minimal spatter make it very popular among the agricultural, on-site and mobile welding market. This gas is used in structural steel work and general fabrication.

Hobbyweld 15 is recommended for use with mild steel at a thickness of over 7mm. For thinner materials, please see Hobbyweld 5.

 

Features

  • Good penetration and fusion profiles
  • Excellent arc stability
  • Low distortion
  • Low oxidation potential
  • Low levels of nitrogen and moisture

 

Benefits

  • Easy to use, providing a sound weld at minimum cost
  • Low oxidation potential
  • Can also be used for MIG welding stainless steel in less critical applications
  • High strength welds
  • Minimal splatter producing good appearance and finish
  • Minimises post-weld treatment and rework
  • Low porosity and other defects

 

Applications and uses

  • Specially formulated for MIG welding sheet and mild steel less than 4mm thick
  • A suitable gas for use in vehicle repair as it provides dip transfer in all positions with solid wire
  • The oxidising potential of this mixture has a tendency to produce welds with a black surface film, so generally not recommended for stainless steel applications.

 

Sizes available:

  • Original
    • 860 x 140 mm bottle.
    • 17 kg.
    • 9 litre water capacity.
    • 137 bar pressure

 

  • Plus
    • 950 x 200 mm bottle
    • 32 kg
    • 20 litre water capacity
    • 230 bar pressure

 

  • Ultra
    • 1050 x 200 mm
    • 37 kg
    • 20 litre water capacity
    • 300 bar pressure

*Cylinder weights and dimensions may vary slightly – contents remain balanced*

See Hobbyweld Rent-Free Welding Gas for more information

 

COLLECTION ONLY

Additional information

Size

Original, Plus, Ultra

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