5556 Aluminium TIG Rods / Wire

5556 aluminium TIG rods are a high-strength alloy that is used for welding aluminum alloys with up to 5% magnesium. They have good ductility and improved crack resistance, making them ideal for applications where strength and toughness are important. 5556 TIG rods are commonly used in the marine, offshore, and military industries, as well as in the power generation and railway industries.

These rods are available in a variety of diameters to suit different welding applications. They are also easy to use and produce high-quality welds. If you are looking for a high-strength aluminium TIG rod for your next welding project, 5556 is a great option.


AWS Class


ESAB OK Tigrod 5556A – Carton

  • Increased strength and durability
  • Reduced risk of corrosion
  • Improved weldability
  • Cost-effective solution

What are the benefits of using 5556 aluminium TIG rod?

The benefits of using 5556 aluminium TIG rod include:

  • High strength
  • Good ductility
  • Improved crack resistance
  • Easy to use
  • Produces high-quality welds

What are the applications of 5556 aluminium TIG rod?

5556 aluminium TIG rod is commonly used in:

  • Marine
  • Offshore
  • Military industries
  • Power generation
  • Railway
  • Structural aluminium components, such as beams, columns, and plates.

What are the safety precautions when using 5556 aluminium TIG rod?

When using 5556 aluminium TIG rod, it is important to take the following safety precautions: