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ARCAL™ Force Shielding Gas Mixture 18% Carbon Dioxide, Balance Argon, Size 300 High Pressure Steel Cylinder, 12-Pack, CGA-580

Airgas Part #:ACLFORCEC23

Manufacturer Part #:FORCEC23

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  • ARCAL™ Force is the powerful ready-to-weld solution for MIG welding of heavy carbon steel structures. From earth-moving and agricultural equipment to bridge building and ship modules, ARCAL Force has been designed with heavy use in mind. No matter the surface - oxidized or contaminated, gap or mismatch - it is extremely tolerant to preparation. So whatever your heavy structure arc welding needs, ARCAL Force is ready.


  • High tolerance
  • Exceeds AWS A5.32 (ISO 14175)-M21-ArC-18 (2011) and AWS A5.32 SG-AC-18 (1997R2007) requirements
  • Heavy, thick materials
  • Good on mill scale
  • Solid & Flux Cored wire


  • Size 300 High Pressure Industrial Cylinder
  • Cylinder DOT Specification: 3AA-2400 - Canada 3AA-M183 Cylinder O.D.: 9.25" - 235 mm
  • Cylinder Length: 55" - 1397 mm
  • Cylinder Weight: 132 lbs - 60 kg
  • Cylinder Water Volume: 2990 Cubic Inches - 49 ltrs
  • Contact your Airgas representative or local branch location for availability in your area.


  • The powerful gas solution for MIG welding of heavy structures
  • All-purpose MIG welding of carbon steels
  • Also for Metal Cored Arc Welding (MCAW)
  • Tolerant of different fit-ups and surface preparations

Product Attributes

CGA Connection

» CGA 580

Cylinder Size

» 12PK 300HP

Gas Grade

» ARCAL™ Reference Line
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