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Sif Magnesium No 23 TIG Rods – 3 mm x 12 Rods


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Magnesium rod with 6% Aluminium suitable for welding magnesium aluminium alloy castings of similar composition, crankcases, gearboxes, sumps, wheels etc.

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Sif Magnesium No 23 TIG Rods – 3 mm x 12 Rods

This magnesium rod with 6% aluminium is suitable for welding magnesium aluminium alloy casting of similar composition e.g. G-Mg-Al 3 to 1, G-Mg Al5Mn.

This product has good weldability when used with wrought alloys for ambient use.

Used in the auto industry, aerospace and mechanical engineering, specialised in engines and gearboxes, panels, and as construction material.


Product Type Aluminium Tig Rod
Part Number RO233212
Weight 0.291 KG
Diameter 3.0 mm
Melting Point (°C) 610
Ultimate Tensile Strength (N/mm²) 280
Shielding Gas Ar
Current DC=-

Welding Positions

welding positions

For use in all positions.

Typical Weld Metal Composition

Al 5.8 – 7.2%
Zn 0.4 – 1.50%
Mn 0.15% (minimum)
Mg Bal

Typical Mechanical Properties

Melting Point 600˚C
Ultimate Tensile Strength 280 N/mm²


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