Universal Wire Works Inc. Datasheets for Metal Shapes and Stock

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Bare Wire -- Universal 1100 Alloy 1100 is designed for welding alloys 1060, 1100, 1350 and 3003. Alloy 1100 is available in cut length and spool forms for Gas Metal Arc welding, Gas Tungsten Arc...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4180 Alloy 1100 is virtually pure aluminum designed to weld grades 1100 and 3003 aluminum sheets, plates, bars, etc.
Coated Electrode -- Alloy 112 Alloy 112 is used for arc welding Incoloy types 800 and 801, Inconel types 601 and 625, for overlaying on carbon steel, and for joining 9% nickel steel. Alloy 112...
Bare Wire -- Universal 1188 Alloy 1188 is a high purity aluminum alloy designed for welding alloys 1060, 1100, 1350 and 3003. Alloy 1188 is available in cut length and spool forms for Gas Metal...
Coated Electrode -- Alloy 132 Alloy 132 is used for arc welding Inconel type alloy 600 and 601 and stainless alloy 330. Deposited weld metal has excellent high temperature strength and oxidation resistance. The dissimilar...
Coated Electrode -- Alloy 141 Alloy 141 (ENi-1) is used for welding Nickel 200 and 201 to themselves or to one another, for overlaying on steel, or welding on the clad side of steel clad...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 6458 Alloy 17-22ASVM is a controlled chemistry vacuum melted filler metal of premium quality. This alloy is primarily used with the gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc processes for low...
Coated Electrode -- Alloy 182 Alloy 182 is used for arc welding Inconel types 600 and 601 to themselves or one to another. Deposited weld metal meets the most stringent radiographic requirements. Alloy 182 dissimilar...
Coated Electrode -- Alloy 187 Alloy 187 is used for arc welding of wrought or cast 70/30, 80/20, and 90/10 copper nickel alloys to themselves or to each other. Alloy 187 can be used for...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5782 Alloy 19-9WMo filler metal is used for gas metal arc and gas tungsten arc welding of steels of similar composition requiring joints with strength and corrosion and heat resistance comparable...
Coated Electrode -- Alloy 190 Alloy 190 is used for arc welding Monel type alloys 400 and 404 to themselves or one to the other, as well as overlaying on steel. Typical applications include welding...
Bare Wire -- Universal 2319 Alloy 2319 is a high strength alloy designed for welding aluminum alloys 2014, 2219 and 3003. Alloy 2319 is available in cut length and spool forms for Gas Metal Arc...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4191 Alloy 2319 is used on applications requiring good strength at high temperatures (600 degrees F) and many cryogenic and aircraft parts. Primarily used where weld joints are capable of being...
Bare Wire -- Universal 4009 (C355) Alloy 4009 is designed for welding aluminum casting alloy 355.0, C355.0 and wrought alloy 3003. Alloy 4009 is used in the Gas Metal Arc and Gas Tungsten Arc welding processes.
Bare Wire -- Universal 4010 (A356) Alloy 4010 is designed for welding aluminum casting alloy 356.0, A356.0, 357.0, A357.0 and wrought alloy 3003. Alloy 4010 is used in the Gas Metal Arc and Gas Tungsten Arc...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4190 Alloy 4043 is a 5% silicon aluminum alloy designed to weld many similar and dissimilar cast and wrought aluminum parts. This alloy is excellent for types 4043, 6063, 5052, 6061,...
Bare Wire -- Universal 4043 Alloy 4043 is probably the most used aluminum alloy in industry today. This ally is designed to weld 3003 and 6061 alloys. Alloy 4043 is available in cut length and...
Bare Wire -- Universal 4047 Alloy 4047 is used for welding aluminum alloys 3003 and 6061. This alloy is available in cut length and spool forms for Gas Metal Arc welding, Gas Tungsten Arc welding,...
Bare Wire -- Universal 4145 Alloy 4145 is used for welding alloys 2014 and 3003 with Gas Metal Arc, Gas Tungsten Arc, Plasma Arc and Electron Beam welding processes. Alloy 4145 is also known as...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5683 Alloy 42 is a corrosion and heat resistant alloy designed for oxy-acetylene welding of high nickel alloys. This alloy is not recommended for gas tungsten arc or gas metal arc...
Bare Wire -- Universal 4643 Alloy 4643 is designed for welding aluminum alloys 3003 and 6061. This alloy gives higher tensile strength in thick weldments on 6xxx alloys after postweld solution heat treatment and aging.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 6466 Alloy 502 is a 5Cr. .5 Mo alloy for use as filler metal for welding low-alloys steels where response to heat treatment is required in the weld. Used extensively with...
Bare Wire -- Universal 5183 Alloy 5183 is designed for welding aluminum alloys 3004, 5052, 5086, 5154, 5454 and 5456 with the Gas Metal Arc and Gas Tungsten Arc welding processes.
Bare Wire -- Universal 5356 Alloy 5356 is designed for welding aluminum alloys 3004, 5052, 5083, 5086, 5154 and 5456. Alloy 5356 is available in cut length and spool forms for use on the Gas...
Bare Wire -- Universal 5556 Alloy 5556 is designed for welding aluminum alloys 3004, 5052, 5083, 5086, 5154, 5454 and 5456. Alloy 5556 is used with th Gas Metal Arc and Gas Tungsten Arc welding...
Bare Wire -- Alloy 60 Alloy 60 is used for Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW), and Submerged Arc Welding (SMA) of Monel type alloys 400 and 404, as well as...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5687 Alloy 600 is recommended when good oxidation and corrosion resistance at elevated temperatures are required. This alloy is used extensively in aircraft engines and primarily in exhaust equipment.
Bare Wire -- Alloy 61 Alloy 61 is used for TIG, MIG, and submerged-arc welding of Nickel 200 and 201, and for overlaying on steel. There is a reaction of carbon with titanium during the...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 6462 Alloy 6130 is primarily used with the gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc and submerged arc welding processes. This low-alloy filler metal is designed to weld low-alloy steels capable of...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 6461 Alloy 6130 VM is a premium quality low-alloy steel filler metal for use with the gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc processes. 6130VM is used on critical weldments of...
Bare Wire -- Alloy 67 Alloy 67 is used for TIG, MIG, oxyacetylene and sub-merged arc welding of 70/30, 80/20 and 90/10 copper-nickel alloys as well as overlaying on steel. A first or barrier layer...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4185 Alloy 718 aluminum is a 12% silicon aluminum brazing alloy primarily designed for welding grades 1060, 1100, 3003, 5005, 6061, 6063, and cast alloys A612 and C612. Applications include heat...
Bare Wire -- Alloy 82 Alloy 82 is used for TIG, MIG and sub-merged arc welding of Inconel type alloys 600 and 601, Incoloy type alloy 800 and welding the clad side of steel clad...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5660 Alloy 901 is a corrosion and heat resistant nickel-base alloy designed for gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc welding. Alloy 901 is used primarily for parts such as turbine...
Coated Electrode -- Alloy A Alloy A is used for arc welding various dissimilar combinations of austenitic and ferritic steels and high nickel alloys. For example; when welding Inconel and Incoloy type alloys to carbon...
Bare Wire -- Alloy B3
Coated Electrode -- Alloy B3
Alloy B2 is a nickel molybdenum alloy designed for severe corrosion applications in hydrochloric acid at all concentrations and temperatures including the boiling point. This alloy is also resistant to...
Bare Wire -- Alloy C-276
Coated Electrode -- Alloy C-276
Alloy C-276 is a low carbon, nickel base alloy containing significant amounts of molybdenum and chromium. Alloy C-276 is one of the most universally corrosion resistant alloys available. This alloy...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 6468 Alloy HP9-4-20 is a premium quality low-alloy steel filler metal for use with the gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc welding processes. Alloy HP9-4-20 is designed to weld those...
Bare Wire -- Alloy 625 Alloy is used for TIG, MIG and submerged-arc welding of Inconel type alloys 601 and 625, Incoloy type alloy 800, as well as overlaying on steel and joining 9% nickel...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5817 Greek Ascaloy is primarily used for gas metal arc and gas tungsten arc welding of corrosion resistant steels of similar composition.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5786 Hastelloy Alloy W welding wire is used extensively to join similar and dissimilar alloys of the cobalt and nickel base variety and other alloys used in high temperature service. Hastelloy...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5798 Hastelloy Alloy X welding wire can be used with the gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc and plasma welding processes. Alloy X is used extensively in high temperature applications including...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5801 Haynes Alloy No. 188 is often used with the gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc processes. Alloy 188 has excellent high temperature strength and oxidation resistance to 2100 degrees...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5789 Haynes Stellite Alloy No. 31 is a cobalt base alloy having very good stress-rupture endurance and creep strength properties. No. 31 can be welded with the gas tungsten arc, gas...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5679 Inconel Filler Metal 62 is a nickel chromium alloy designed for welding nickel base alloy 600 in up to 2 inches thicknesses using the gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5837 Inconel Filler Metal 625 is recommended for gas metal arc and gas tungsten arc welding of nickel base alloys 625 and 601, Incoloy Alloy 802 and 9% nickel steel. Alloy...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5778 Inconel Filler Metal 69 is used for gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc welding of Inconel Alloy 722 and Inconel X-750. Typical applications for filler metal 69 include gas...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5832 Inconel Filler Metal 718 is recommended for gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc welding of alloy 718, 706 and X-750. This double gamma prime alloy has excellent strength, good...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5675 Inconel Filler Metal 92 is a nickel base alloy designed especially for gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc welding of dissimilar combinations of high nickel alloys, and austenitic and...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5823 Jethete is a corrosion and moderate heat resistant alloy for fusion welding steels of similar composition requiring joints with good strength and oxidation resistance to 800 degrees F.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4395 Magnesium alloy AZ92A is primarily used as an inert gas arc filler metal for welding magnesium alloys of similar composition, particularly where consistently high quality joints are mandatory.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4396 Magnesium alloy EZ33A is used primarily for inert gas arc welding of base metals of similar composition.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5794 Multimet Alloy (N-155) can be welded using the gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc welding processes. Alloy N-155 has moderate resistance to stress up to 2000 degrees F and...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4181
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4182
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4184
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4233
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4244
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4245
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4246
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4350
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5698
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5774
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5780
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5804
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5805
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5829
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 6457
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 6463
Primarily used to inert-gas-arc weld base metals of similar composition requiring joints with strength, corrosion and heat resistance comparable to those of the base metal.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5676 Primarily used to inert-gas-arc-weld base metals of similar composition requiring joints with strenght, corrosion and heat resistance comparable to those of the base metal.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4418
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5555
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5682
Primarily used to inert-gas-arc-weld base metals of similar composition requiring joints with strength, corrosion and heat resistance comparable to those of the base metal.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5800 Rene 41 can be welded with the gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc processes. Because of its high strength and good oxidation resistance, this alloy is recommended for jet...
Bare Wire -- Commercially Pure Titanium These alloys are commonly referred to as commercially pure (C.P.) titanium with the level of impurities and mechanical properties increasing slightly from ERTi-1 to ERTi-4. C.P. Grade 2 titanium (ERTi-2)...
Bare Wire -- Universal 6AL-4V, 6AL-4V ELi This alloy is often referred to as "6-4" titanium and is probably the most widely used titanium alloy. 6-4 has high strength, ability to be heat treated, weld ability, excellent...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4955 Titanium alloy 8A1-1Mo-1V filler metal is for gas-metal-arc and gas tungsten arc welding of base metals of similar analysis.
Mild Alloy -- Universal 110-S1 Universal 110-S1 deposits are high strength, very tough and used in critical applications. This alloy was originally developed for welding HY80 and HY100 steels for military applications. Alloy 110-S1 is...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5824 Universal 17-7PH is a precipitation-hardening filler metal designed for gas tungsten arc and gas metal arc welding of precipitation-hardenable, corrosion resistant steels of similar composition where the weld area is...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5784 Universal 29-9 is designed for welding similar and dissimilar corrosion and heat resisting steels with the gas metal arc and gas tungsten arc welding processes.
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 308
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 308
Universal 308 coated electrodes are used for welding unstabilized 18-8 stainless steels such as types 301, 302, 304, 305, and 308. Universal 308 electrodes provide corrosion resistance and physical properties...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 308L
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 308L
Universal 308L is the low carbon version of 308 and is designed for welding 304L stainless steel. The weld deposit contains a maximum of 0.04 carbon which minimizes the formation...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 309
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 309
Universal 309 electrodes are used for the welding of heat resisting type 309 stainless steel. Deposits retain strength and oxidation resistance up to 2000 degrees F. Typical applications include furnace...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 309L
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 309L
Universal 309L is the same as E309 with the exception of the carbon content. The lower carbon content permits this alloy when used in corrosive environments where it is necessary...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5694 Universal 310 alloy is primarily used for welding type 310 stainless steels, dissimilar steels and such types as 405, 410 and 430 steels when preheat and postheat are not practical.
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 310 Cb
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 310 Cb
Universal 310 Cb electrodes are the same as the 310 electrodes except for the addition of columbium and the reduction in the carbon content. This alloy is especially useful in...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 310
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 310
Universal 310 electrodes were developed for the welding of 310 stainless steel. The deposited weld metal exhibits the same chemical analysis and oxidation resistance as the 310 base metal. Maintenance...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 310 Mo
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 310 Mo
Universal 310Mo electrodes are used for the welding of the clad side of types 316, 316L, and 317 clad steels. This alloy is also used for welding other molybdenum bearing...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 312
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 312
Universal 312 electrodes were originally designed for the welding of high tensile alloys to high temperature heat resisting alloys on turbine engines. However, based upon performance these electrodes have found...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 316
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 316
Universal 316 electrodes are widely used in the fabrication of type 316 stainless steel as used in the manufacture of parts and equipment for the chemical and process industries. The...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5690 Universal 316 is a chromium-nickel alloy with large amounts of molybdenum added for superior corrosion resistance and strength. The corrosion resistance is superior to types 302 and 304 making 316...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 316L
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 316L
Universal 316L is the same as Alloy 316 except for the restricted carbon content. By holding the carbon content below 0.04% the chances of carbide precipitation is minimized thus protecting...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 317L
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 317L
Universal 317L electrodes are slightly higher in alloy content than type 316L, particularly in molybdenum and are used primarily for welding type 317 stainless steel. This electrode is used extensively...
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 320
Stainless Steel Alloy -- Universal 320
Universal 320 produces a fully austenitic deposit for welding Carpenter Stainless No. 20Cb 3 (wrought form) or Durimet 20 (cast form) or similar alloys. The 320 alloy was developed to...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5689 Universal 321 is a titanium stabilized filler metal used with the gas metal arc and gas tungsten arc processes. Universal 321 stabilized weldments are often subjected to severe corrosive and...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5680 Universal 347 is extensively used with the gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc and submerged arc processes. This alloy is suitable for welding stabilized steel grades 321, 347 and 348.
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5776 Universal 410 is a ferritic stainless steel alloy, primarily used as filler metal for gas metal arc and gas tungsten arc welding of steels of similar composition. Deposits are resistanct...
Mild Alloy -- Universal 4130 Universal 4130 is a heat treatable low alloy steel for the welding of SAE 4100 series steels. Some of these steels, the higher carbon grades, will require a preheat of...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5825 Universal 630 (17Cr-4Ni) is a martensitic precipitation - age hardening stainless steel alloy. Alloy 630 can be welded with all welding processes without preheat; however, to obtain weld metal properties...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4954 Universal 6Al-4V titanium alloy is often welded with the gas tungsten arc or gas metal arc welding process, provided adequate inert gas shielding of the filler wire and deposited weld...
Mild Alloy -- Universal 70S-2 Universal 70S-2 is designed for TIG or MIG welding of all carbon steels. The tensile strength exceeds the base metal on single pass deposits on gaged carbon steel. Alloy 70S-2...
Mild Alloy -- Universal 70S-3 Universal 70S-3 is designed for welding mild steels with CO2 shielding gas. This alloy is intended for welding single pass and multi pass welds. Chemistries are often the same as...
Mild Alloy -- Universal 70S-6 Universal 70S-6 is designed for welding mild steels with CO2 shielding gas. This alloy should be used where low silicon mild steel wires have not been satisfactory on slightly contaminated...
Mild Alloy -- Universal 80SB-2 and 80SB-2L Universal 80S-B2 is a 1 1/4 chromium 1/2 molybdenum alloy designed for welding similar composition alloys used primarily in the process industries in steam piping systems and pressure vessels. Weld...
Mild Alloy -- Universal 80S-D2 Universal 80S-D2 is a manganese, molybdenum, silicon low alloy steel wire producing weld deposits of unusually high strength, ductility and impact properties. This alloy was developed for the welding of...
Mild Alloy -- Universal 90SB-3 and 90SB-3L Universal 90SB-3 and 90SB-3L are 2 1/4 chromium 1 molybdenum alloys for welding on steel of similar composition. These alloys are designed for joints in process piping steam piping systems,...
Bare Wire -- Alloy X
Coated Electrode -- Alloy X
Universal Alloy X is a nickel chromium molybdenum alloy that possesses exceptional strength and oxidation resistance up to 2200 degrees F. Alloy X has been found to be highly resistant...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4951 Universal commercially pure titanium is extremely versatile for applications requiring high temperature resistance together with resistance to many chemical reagents. Commercially pure (cp) titanium has many unique properties providing industry...
Mild Alloy -- Universal EB-2 Universal EB-2 is a 1 1/4 Chromium 1/2 Molybdenum alloy designed for submerged arc welding of base metals of similar composition. Deposits have high strength and excellent creep resistance. Applications...
Mild Alloy -- Universal EB-3 Universal EB-3 is a 2 1/4 Chromium 1 Molybdenum alloy designed for submerged arc welding of alloys of similar composition. Deposits have high strength and excellent creep resistance. Applications include...
Coated Electrode -- Alloy 55 Universal nickel alloy 55 is designed to arc weld cast iron, malleable iron, ductile iron, and Ni-Resist as well as welding cast irons to steel and high nickel alloys. Alloy...
Coated Electrode -- Alloy 99 Universal nickel alloy 99 is used for arc welding cast iron to itself, low alloy steels and carbon steels. Alloy 99 is used in those applications that require maximum machinability...
Hard Surfacing Alloy -- Universal Cobalt Alloy No.21 Universal No. 21 is a cobalt-chromium-molybdenum alloy designed for covered electrode, TIG, MIG, hard surfacing applications. The work-hardening characteristics, high ductility properties, excellent resistance to impact and metal to metal...
Hard Surfacing Alloy -- Universal Cobalt Alloy No.1 Universal No.1 is a cobalt-chromium-tungsten alloy suited for applications requiring extreme abrasion resistance at elevated temperatures. excellent for resistance to corrosion and oxidation where impact resistance is not mandatory. Hardness...
Hard Surfacing Alloy -- Universal Cobalt Alloy No.12 Universal No.12 is a cobalt-chromium-tungsten alloy suited for applications requiring extreme abrasion and corrosion resistance with moderate impact. The deposited hardness range of Rc 48-52 remains intact under operating temperatures...
Hard Surfacing Alloy -- Universal Cobalt Alloy No.6 Universal No.6 is a cobalt-chromium-tungsten alloy suited for applications requiring extreme impact resistance at elevated temperatures, exhaust valve contact surfaces, hot and cold trimmer dies and pump shafts are some...
Copper And Bronze Alloys -- Phos Bronze C Electrode Universal Phos-Bronze C is an all position Phos-Bronze electrode used for joining copper base alloys to themselves and to stainless steels and cast irons. It is excellent for overlays on...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4953 Universal Ti 5Al-2.5Sn titanium alloy is easily welded with the gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc or resistance welding processes. 100% joint efficiency can be obtained provided proper shielding procedures...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 4956 Universal titanium alloy 6Al4V (ELI) is similar to type 6Al-4V in chemical analysis with the exception of Extra Low Interstitial gases (ELI). By controlling these contaminating gases the fracture toughness...
Aerospace Alloy -- AMS 5828 Waspalloy Filler Metal is used to weld base metals of similar composition using the gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc and resistance welding processes. Waspalloy is generally used for critical...
Bare Wire -- Universal Ti-7 and Ti-0.2Pd Welds made with this alloy are probably the most corrosion resistant titanium welds used in industrial applications. Mechanical and physical properties are similar to ERTi-2 but extends the use of...