filler metal

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filler metal

n
(General Engineering) metal supplied in the form of a welding rod, sometimes flux coated, melted by an arc or a flame into a joint between components to be joined
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This erosion, even when very quickly refilled with the mixture of melted base metal and filler rod, changes original dimensions of the base material parts.
The "devil's eye" indicates appropriate travel speed as well as good torch angle, filler rod position, penetration and tie-in.
During the process, heated gas or air is used to heat and soften or melt a filler rod into the joint [2].
For cast iron melting, the channel form should be made of heavy gauge, low carbon cast or welded steel, fabricated with matching resistivity filler rod with a nominal wall in excess of 1/2 in.
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