New welder.....What rods to use?


Old 07-09-11, 01:14 PM
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New welder.....What rods to use?

Just got a Hobart Stickmate 205 AC. Will be welding primarily on 1/4" and 3/8" material. Mostly angle iron and similar metal. What rod number and diameter do I need to get? Thanks......
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E-6012 and E-6013 will be your best bests. 1/8 inch diameter.
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