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

Airgas Part #:HOBS289350-008

Manufacturer Part #:S289350-008

$4.35 /US Pound
Package Size Options
$2,610.00 Drum 600 US pound / Drum
$5,220.00 Pallet 1,200 US pound / Pallet

Item Details

  • Hobart® SubCOR™ EM13K-S MOD 5/32" 600 lb drum - SubCOR EM13K-S MOD is a composite electrode for submerged arc welding of carbon steel plates using the recommended fluxes. This wire is specially formulated to maintain good mechanical properties when welding at high heat inputs. 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
  • Non-alloyed and fine-grain 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 MOD

AWS Classification

» EC1


» 5/32"


» 600 lb


» Drum