Lastek 005

Universal construction electrode

Electrode with a special coating which is almost insensible to moisture pick-up.

Due to the intensive arc and the easily controlled slag, L005 is very suitable for welding badly prepared, rusted , painted, oily or dirty pieces.

Specifications & Usage


Construction of boilers, tanks, vehicles and machinery.

Repair welding and modifications of old or dirty constructions.

Welding jobs in open-air, exposed to humidity and moisture.

Structural steel: S185, S235 - S355 (EN 10025).

Boiler plate: P235GH, P265GH, P295GH (EN 10028-2).

Pipe steel: P235T1 - P355N (EN 10217-1); P235T2 - P355N (EN 10217-3); StE290.7TM - StE480.7TM (EN 10208-2).

API steel: X42 - X70 and fine grain steel: StE355 - StE460 (EN 10028-3).

Hull steel grade A, B, D, E, AH32 - EH36.

Cast steel GS38 - GS45.


Welding proces: Covered electrode (SMAW)
Material Type: Mild steel (unalloyed)
Welding positions: All
Norm : EN ISO 2560-A
Classification: E 38 0 RC 11
Norm: AWS A5.1
Classification: E 6013
Minimum packing: 5 kg in a plastic box