• AS/NZS 2717.1:1996

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    Welding - Electrodes - Gas metal arc - Ferritic steel electrodes

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    Superseded date:  06-30-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1996

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS/NZS 2717.1:1996 WELDING-ELECTRODES-GAS METAL ARC - FERRITIC STEEL ELECTRODES
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    6 - SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL
    6 - 1.1 SCOPE
    6 - 1.2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    6 - 1.3 DEFINITIONS
    6 - 1.3.1 Basket
    6 - 1.3.2 Rim
    6 - 1.3.3 Shall
    6 - 1.3.4 Should
    6 - 1.4 CLASSIFICATION AND DESIGNATION
    6 - 1.4.1 Basis of classification
    6 - 1.4.2 Designation
    7 - 1.4.3 Use of designation system
    9 - SECTION 2 PROPERTIES AND REQUIREMENTS
    9 - 2.1 SHIELDING GAS
    9 - 2.2 ELECTRODES
    9 - 2.2.1 Qualification tests
    9 - 2.2.2 Conformance tests
    9 - 2.2.3 Test pieces required
    9 - 2.2.4 Retests
    12 - 2.3 CHEMICAL COMPOSITION
    12 - 2.3.1 Chemical composition of electrodes
    12 - 2.3.2 Analysis for elements
    12 - 2.4 PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
    12 - 2.4.1 Mechanical properties
    13 - 2.4.2 Soundness
    14 - 2.4.3 All-weld-metal tensile test
    14 - 2.4.4 Impact energy retest requirements
    15 - 2.5 MANUFACTURE
    15 - 2.6 SIZES
    15 - 2.7 FINISH, TEMPER, CAST, HELIX AND UNIFORMITY
    15 - 2.7.1 Finish
    16 - 2.7.2 Temper, cast and helix
    16 - 2.8 COILING AND PACKAGING OF ELECTRODES
    16 - 2.8.1 Coils without support
    16 - 2.8.2 Coils with support
    16 - 2.8.3 Baskets
    17 - 2.8.4 Spools, reels and rims
    19 - 2.8.5 Drum
    19 - 2.8.6 Length
    19 - 2.8.7 Butt welds
    19 - 2.8.8 Winding
    19 - 2.8.9 Packing
    20 - 2.9 MARKING
    20 - 2.9.1 Information to be displayed
    20 - 2.9.2 General safety warning
    21 - 2.9.3 Additional marking of coils without support
    21 - 2.10 STORAGE
    22 - APPENDIX A - GUIDE TO GAS METAL ARC WELDING ELECTRODES FOR FERRITIC STEELS
    22 - A1 SCOPE
    22 - A2 DESCRIPTION OF PROCESS
    22 - A2.1 Principles of operation
    22 - A2.2 Characteristic modes of operation
    23 - A3 ROLE AND INFLUENCE OF SHIELDING GASES
    23 - A3.1 General
    23 - A3.2 Oxidation potential of shielding gas
    24 - A3.3 Penetration pattern and arc characteristics
    24 - A3.4 Strength and mechanical properties
    25 - A4 DESCRIPTION AND INTENDED USE OF ELECTRODES
    25 - A4.1 Carbon steel electrodes
    25 - A4.2 Chromium molybdenum steel electrodes
    26 - A4.3 Nickel steel electrodes
    26 - A4.4 ESD2 electrodes
    26 - A5 OTHER LOW ALLOY STEEL ELECTRODES
    27 - A6 WELD METAL PROPERTIES
    27 - A7 HYDROGEN IN WELD METAL
    27 - A8 HEALTH AND SAFETY
    29 - APPENDIX B - LIST OF REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    30 - APPENDIX C - METHODS OF TEST
    30 - C1 SCOPE
    30 - C2 CHEMICAL ANALYSIS
    30 - C3 MATERIAL FOR TEST PIECES
    30 - C4 TEST PIECES FOR ALL-WELD-METAL TEST
    30 - C4.1 Preparation
    30 - C4.2 Welding
    31 - C4.3 Thermal treatment
    31 - C5 RADIOGRAPHY
    31 - C5.1 Preparation for radiographic examination
    31 - C5.2 Radiographic requirements
    32 - C6 ALL-WELD-METAL MECHANICAL TESTS
    32 - C6.1 Preparation
    33 - C6.2 Tensile test
    33 - C6.3 Impact test
    33 - C7 METHODS FOR THE DETERMINATION OF DIFFUSIBLE HYDROGEN CONTENT

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    Specifies requirements for carbon steel electrodes and low or intermediate alloy ferritic steel electrodes for gas metal arc welding. It defines a classification and designation system for the electrodes, and includes a method for the easy selection of the weld metal based on its mechanical properties.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for the following solid electrodes for gas metal arc welding:(a) Carbon steel electrodes.(b) Low or intermediate alloy ferritic steel electrodes.NOTE: Additional information concerning electrodes is given in Appendix A.

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    Committee WD-002
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published in Australia as AS 2717.1-1984.Jointly revised and designated AS/NZS 2717.1:1996. First published in Australia as AS 2717.1-1984. Jointly revised and designated AS/NZS 2717.1:1996.

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    AS 1544.2-2003 Method for impact tests on metals Charpy V-notch (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS/NZS 3752:2006 Welding and allied processes - Determination of hydrogen content in ferritic steel arc weld metal
    AS/NZS 1553.3:1996 Covered electrodes for welding - Corrosion-resisting chromium and chromium-nickel steel electrodes
    AS 1674.2-2007 Safety in welding and allied processes Electrical (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 2205.7.1-1997 Methods for destructive testing of welds in metal - Charpy V-notch impact fracture toughness test
    AS 1553.2-1987 Covered electrodes for welding - Low and intermediate alloy steel electrodes for manual metal-arc welding of carbon steels and low and intermediate alloy steels
    AS 3752-1990 Welding - Methods for determination of the diffusible hydrogen content of ferritic weld metal produced by arc welding
    AS 1553.3-1992 Covered electrodes for welding - Corrosion-resisting chromium and chromium-nickel steel electrodes
    AS 2812-1985 Welding, brazing and cutting of metals - Glossary of terms
    AS 2205.7.1-2003 Methods for destructive testing of welds in metal Charpy V-notch impact fracture toughness test
    AS K1.16-1961 Methods for the sampling and analysis of iron and steel Determination of sulphur in steel (gravimetric method)
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    AS/NZS 1553.2:1999 Covered electrodes for welding - Low and intermediate alloy steel electrodes for manual metal-arc welding of carbon steels and low and intermediate alloy steels
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    AS 2177.1-1994 Non-destructive testing - Radiography of welded butt joints in metal Methods of test
    AS 1674.1-1997 Safety in welding and allied processes Fire precautions (Reconfirmed 2016)

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