Olympia A Arc Rod

SKU: RM-3604

For build up and hard facing carbon, low alloy high manganese steels and cast iron. Olympia A is a universal hard surfacing alloy which produces a self-hardening deposit that resists both severe abrasion and impact. In addition, the high deposition rate significantly lowers application cost.

In maintenance welding, Olympia A is outstanding for extending the service life of parts such as crusher rolls, hammers, cutter heads, shovel buckets and teeth, pump housings and impellers, tractor rails, pins, hooks, conveyors and screws, tampers and augers, etc. Download PDF

*5/32″ AND 3/16″ CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE

Features

Deposited Hardness 52-54 RC
Resists Abrasion
Good Impact Resistance
Work Hardens To 60 RC
Build Up To 1/4”
Excellent Out Of Position
Deposits May Be Hot Forged

Applications

Olympia A is outstanding for extending the service life of parts such as crusher rolls, hammers, cutter heads, shovel buckets and teeth, pump housings and impellers, tractor rails, pins, hooks, conveyors and screws, tampers and augers, etc.

Recommended Settings

AC or DCEP (+/- 20% of recommended settings)

Recommended Settings:
1/8” Diameter – 110 amps
5/32” Diameter – 140 amps
3/16” Diameter – 170 amps

Best Practices

Remove all damaged metal with Electra AAA gouging rod or by grinding.
Preheat may be required for high alloy steels or cast iron.
Total thickness of deposit should not exceed 1/4 inch with Olympia A .
Build up to size with Apollo A or Polaris A.
From $1.00 - $255.43

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