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5/32" EC1 Hobart® SubCOR™ EM13K-S Carbon Steel Submerged Arc Wire 600 lb Drum

Airgas Part #:HOBS280450-008

Manufacturer Part #:S280450-008

$4.20 /US Pound
Package Size Options
$2,520.00 Drum 600 US pound / Drum
$5,040.00 Pallet 1,200 US pound / Pallet
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Item Details

  • Hobart® SubCOR™ EM13K-S 5/32" 600 lb drum - SubCOR EM13K-S is a composite electrode for submerged arc welding of carbon steel plates using the recommended fluxes. The electrode chemistry conforms to the solid wire classification EM13K per AWS A5.17.


  • Metal-cored wire can offer improved deposition rates compared to solid wires at comparable amperages
  • Metal-cored wires offer broader penetration profiles compared to solid wires at comparable welding parameters
  • Weld deposit chemical composition is specially formulated to be similar to EM13K solid wire


  • A5.17: EC1


  • Single and multiple-pass welding using recommended fluxes
  • Carbon and non-alloyed steels
  • General fabrication
  • Structural components
  • Heavy equipment components
  • Railcar frames
  • Wheel fabrication
  • Storage tanks
  • Boilers
  • Pressure vessels
  • Ship panels
  • Pipe double jointing
  • Wind towers

Product Attributes

Trade Name

» Hobart® SubCOR™ EM13K-S

AWS Classification

» EC1


» 5/32"


» 600 lb


» Drum