Steel Castings Handbook (Sixth Edition)
Chapter 25: Weldability and Welding
This chapter covers the basics of weldability of cast steels such as carbon and low alloy steels, corrosion-resistant high alloy steels, nickel-base alloys, heat-resistant high alloy steels, and wear-resistant high austenitic manganese steels. It provides an overview of weld overlay and hard facing; cast-weld construction; and plasma arc cutting and plasma arc welding. The chapter discusses different types of welding processes. These include shielded metal-arc welding, air carbon arc cutting process, gas tungsten-arc welding, gas metal-arc welding process, flux-cored arc welding, submerged arc welding, and electroslag and electro-gas welding.
Weldability and Welding, Steel Castings Handbook, 6th ed., Edited By Malcolm Blair, Thomas L. Stevens, ASM International, 1995, p 25-1–25-8, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200369
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