V3 the non-radioactive alternative to 2% thoriated tungsten, produced using a combination of 3 oxides

(1.5% Lanthanum, 0.08% Zirconium, 0.08% Yttrium).

Product Features:

  • Superior electrode life and arc stability (compared to 2% thoriated)
  • Runs cooler than most other types of tungsten offering a very long service life
  • Fast reliable arc
  • Suitable for both AC and DC welding
  • Electrodes are eddy current tested for defect ensuring product reliability

Material suitability:

  • Carbon Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Nickel Alloys
  • Aluminum Alloys
  • Titanium
V3 Specifications Table
v3 tungsten product