ESAB Mild Steel Tig Wire - PZ6500

A copper coated, manganese-silicon alloyed rod for GTAW of all general engineering and structural steels with a minimum yield strength of max 420 MPa. The rod is usually welded with pure argon (I1) as the shielding gas.


Typical Tensile Properties:

Condition As Welded As Welded
Shielding Gas AWS Ar (I1) EN Ar (I1)
Tensile Strength 560 MPa
Yield Strength 470 MPa
Elongation 26 %


Wire Electrode SFA/AWS A5.18 : ER70S-6
Weld Metal EN ISO 636-A : W 42 3 W3Si1
Wire Electrode EN ISO 636-A : W3Si1


Society CE
Grade EN 13479
Approvals are based on factory location. Please contact ESAB for more information.

Consumable Characteristics:

Alloy Type Carbon-manganese steel

Typical Weld Metal Analysis %:

Wire Composition
C Mn Si
0.078 % 1.46 % 0.85 %