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nVent ERICO Cadweld Welding Material, Rail F80, Standard


  • Mixture consists mainly of copper oxide and aluminum
  • Primarily used in making connections to load-bearing rail
  • Welding material is in the top of the tube and starting material is compacted in the bottom of the tube
  • Packaged by size in plastic tubes with yellow caps
  • Tubes packaged in plastic boxes along with metal disks
  • Each welded connection uses a single disk
  • Non-explosive
  • Not subject to spontaneous ignition
  • Meets AREMA┬« Recommendations; Manual Part 8.1.34, "Recommended Design Criteria for Copper Based Exothermic Welding Material"
  • See specific nVent ERICO Cadweld connection details to determine welding material requirements


Part Number Standard Packaging Quantity
PB115 10 pc
PB150 10 pc
PB200 10 pc
PB250 10 pc
PB45 50 pc
PB500 10 pc
PB65 50 pc
PB90 25 pc
SB25 50 pc
SB32 50 pc
All nVent ERICO Cadweld connections on rail properties must be installed using either nVent ERICO Cadweld Welding Material, Rail F80 or nVent ERICO Cadweld Plus Welding Material, F80.

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