Exaton 308/308L


Exaton 308/308L

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308/308L is used for MIG/MAG welding, and is suitable for joining stainless steels of the 18Cr/8Ni/ELC and 18Cr/8Ni/Nb types for service temperatures up to 350°C (660 F). 308/308L is approved by TÜV-Rheinland for use at cryogenic temperatures down to 4°K (-269°C).

Exaton 308/308L


Typical Tensile Properties

Condition As Welded As Welded
Tensile Strength 440 MPa 610 MPa
Yield Strength 290 MPa 460 MPa
Elongation 25 % 38 %

Deposition Data

Current Deposition Rate Diameter Voltage Wire Feed Speed
150-260 A 0.0-0.0 kg/h 1.2 mm 24-29 V 0.0-0.0 m/min
60-220 A 0.0-0.0 kg/h 1.0 mm 15-28 V 0.0-0.0 m/min
40-120 A 0.0-0.0 kg/h 0.8 mm 15-19 V 0.0-0.0 m/min
230-350 A 0.0-0.0 kg/h 1.6 mm 25-30 V 0.0-0.0 m/min


Wire Electrode EN ISO 14343-A : G 19 9 L
SFA/AWS A5.9 : ER308L
Werkstoffnummer : 1.4316


Grade EN 13479
Society CE
Approvals are based on factory location. Please contact ESAB for more information.

Consumable Characteristics

Alloy Type Austenitic (with approx. 8 % ferrite) 19% Cr - 9% Ni - Low C

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Part Numbers and Accessories

Part Numbers : Exaton 308/308L
Exaton 19.9.L 0.8mm X 15kg S610089820
Exaton 19.9.L 0.8mm X 1kg S610082110
Exaton 19.9.L 1.0mm X 15kg S610109820
Exaton 19.9.L 1.2mm X 15kg S610129820
Exaton 19.9.L 1.2mm250kg S610129320
Exaton 19.9.L 1.6mm X 15kg S610169820
Exaton 19.9.L 1.6mm X 350kg S610169410