A5 Committee on Filler Metals and Allied Materials

A5 Committee on Filler Metals and Allied Materials

CHAIR: Teresa Melfi, The Lincoln Electric Company
SECRETARY: Rakesh Gupta
COORDINATOR: Yojaidy Acosta
SCOPE: This committee is concerned with the preparation of specifications for arc welding electrodes, gas welding rods and other filler metals, covering both ferrous and nonferrous materials.

PUBLISHED DOCUMENTS

NEW DOCUMENTS UNDERGOING DRAFTING AND APPROVAL

  • AWS A5.38/A5.38M, Specification for Plasma Treansferred Arc and Laser Cladding Powders for Surfacing
  • AWS A5.39/A5.39M, Specification for Flux and Electrodes Combinations for Submerged Arc and Electraslag Joining and Surfacing of Stainless Steel and Nickel Alloys

HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS

  • None

LIST OF SUBCOMMITTEES

  • AWS A5A Subcommittee on Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel Electrodes and Rods for Shielded Metal Arc and Oxyfuel Gas Welding
  • AWS A5B Subcommittee on Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel Electrodes and Fluxes for Submerged Arc Welding
  • AWS A5C Subcommittee on Aluminum Alloy Filler Metals
  • AWS A5D Subcommittee on Stainless Steel Filler Metals
  • AWS A5E Subcommittee on Nickel and Nickel Alloy Filler Metals
  • AWS A5F Subcommittee on Copper and Copper Alloy Filler Metals
  • AWS A5G Subcommittee on Hard Facing Filler Metals
  • AWS A5H Subcommittee on Filler Metals and Fluxes for Brazing
  • AWS A5I Subcommittee on Tungsten Electrodes
  • AWS A5J Subcommittee on Electrodes and Rods for Welding Cast Iron
  • AWS A5K Subcommittee on Titanium and Zirconium Filler Metals
  • AWS A5L Subcommittee on Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel Electrodes for Flux Cored Arc Welding
  • AWS A5M Subcommittee on Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel Electrodes for Flux Cored Arc Welding and Metal Cored Electrodes for Gas Metal Arc Welding
  • AWS A5N Subcommittee on Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel Electrodes and Rods for Gas Shielded Arc Welding
  • AWS A5O Subcommittee on Carbon and Low Alloy Steel Electrodes and Rods for Gas Shielded Arc Welding
  • AWS A5P Subcommittee on Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel Electrodes for Electroslag and Electrogas Welding
  • AWS A5S Subcommittee on Gases for Gas Shielded Arc Welding and Cutting
  • AWS A5T Subcommittee on Filler Metal Procurement Guidelines
  • AWS A5W Subcommittee on Moisture and Hydrogen
  • AWS A5X Executive Subcommittee

JOIN THE COMMITTEE/SUBCOMMITTEE

The A5 Committee seeks volunteers to participate in its standards development process. The committee is recruiting all types of members as well as members with specific interests (Educators) in regard to the committee’s scope. Contact Rakesh Gupta to learn more about this committee’s work and/or complete the Technical Committee Application.

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