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BLUESHIELD™ LA T-8 Self-shielded flux-cored wires (FCAW)

- 3 Formats
- Operates on straight polarity (DCEN)
- Fast freezing slag
- Excellent technical capabilities

Do you know our BLUESHIELD™ brand?

BLUESHIELD™ offers differents variety of gas, products and equipment of high quality to satisfy your every needs in welding and cutting. Our products have become an industry standard because of their consistent performance, durability and quality.

With the expertise of Air Liquide of more than 100 years, BLUESHIELD™ has all the winning elements to satisfy your every need.

Main applications

This new BLUESHIELD LA T-8 welding wire is what you need for your applications on your construction sites:

  • Bridge fabrication
  • Ship and barge construction
  • Pipe piles fabrication
  • Other general fabrication

Offered in 3 different formats:

  • 5/64” (2.0mm) x 11.5Kg (25lbs)
  • .072” (1.8mm) x 11.5Kg (25lbs)
  • 1/16” (1.6mm) x 11.5Kg (25lbs)


  • E71T-8-H8 per AWS A5.20
  • AWS D1.8 Seismic, CWB E491T-8-H8

The BLUESHIELD™ Advantage

  • Operates on straight polarity (DCEN) where the use of a shielding gas is not possible
  • Fast freezing slag for excellent weldability in all positions
  • Excellent technical capabilities: smooth globular transfer, minimal spatter excellent bead appearance and easily removed slag

BLUESHIELD™ LA T-8 is perfect for you!

Now available in all Canada’s regions!

Flyer - BLUESHIELD™ LA T-8 Self-shielded flux-cored wires

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