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Larry Jeffus
ISBN: 9781305494695

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What can cause a properly sized electrode holder to overheat?

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The cause of overheating of a properly sized electrode.

Explanation

The electrode holder should be of the proper amperage rating and in good condition for safe welding. The electrode holders are designed to be used at their maximum amperage rating or less. The causes leading to properly sized electrode holders to overheat are:

  1. Higher amperage value will cause the holder to overheat and burn.
  2. The jaws are dirty and loose.
  3. The cable is loose.
  4. Too short electrode stub.

Too large electrode holders are difficult to manipulate and cause fatigue to the welder. A heated electrode holder is uncomfortable for the welder...

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