Shield-Bright 309L


Shield-Bright 309L

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Shield-Bright 309L is a rutile cored wire designed for the all-positional welding, except vertical down, of stainless steels to carbon or low alloy steels and for the first layer cladding of carbon and low alloy steels with Ar/15-25%CO2 or CO2 shielding gas.

Typical Charpy V-Notch Properties

Impact Value Testing Temperature
as welded c1 shielding gas
55 J -29 degC
18 J -196 degC

Typical Tensile Properties

As welded As welded
Shielding Gas 75% Ar - 25% CO2 100% CO2
Tensile Strength 600 MPa(87 ksi) 539 MPa(78 ksi)
Yield Strength 480 MPa(70 ksi) 392 MPa(57 ksi)
Elongation 35 % 51 %

Deposition Data

Current 130-220 A
Deposition Rate 1.9-4.6 kg/h
Diameter 1.2 mm
Voltage 24-29 V
Wire Feed Speed 5.8-14.4 m/min


Classifications AWS A5.22 : E309T1-1/T1-4
A5.22 : E309LT1-1/T1-4


Approvals ABS-AWS A5.22 E309LT1-1
ASME II SFA 5.22 E309LT1-1/T1-4
AWS A5.22 E309LT1-1/T1-4
CWB AWS A5.22 E309LT1-1, E309LT1-4
G.L.- AWS A5.22 E309LT1-4
Approvals are based on factory location. Please contact ESAB for more information.

Consumable Characteristics

Alloy Type C Cr Ni
Welding Current DC+

Typical Weld Metal Analysis %

Typical Weld Metal Analysis %
C Cr Mn Ni P S Si
C1 Shielding Gas
0.029 % - - - 0.024 % 0.007 % -
C1 Shielding gas
- 23.1 % - 12.4 % - - -
C1 shielding gas
- - 1.10 % - - - 0.80 %
M21 Shielding Gas
0.030 % 23.5 % 1.30 % 12.5 % 0.024 % 0.007 % 0.90 %

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Part Numbers and Accessories

Part Numbers : Shield-Bright 309L
Shield-Bright 309L 0.9mm15kgVP 35CA09982V
Shield-Bright 309L 1.2mm 16kg 35CA129840
Shield-Bright 309L 1.2mm15kgVP 35CA12982V
Shield-Bright 309L 1.2mm4x5kg 35CA12560V
Shield-Bright 309L 1.6mm15kgVP 35CA16982V