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- - Anyone have a suggestion for a welder?

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gonna be buildin

01-16-1999 22:48:04




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I need a welder. I'm thinking about one made by Thermadyne. The model is called the Scout TA/170-H. It is one with a 9hp Honda engine so it is portable. Three things, is only DC, only rated at 170 amps, $1500.

I plan on building a few implements, a trailer, etc.

Thanks for your feed back.




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Tony

03-26-1999 20:42:09




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 Re: - - - - Anyone have a suggestion for a welder? in reply to gonna be buildin, 01-16-1999 22:48:04  
Turn your tractor, or your truck, or an old riding mower into a mobile welder. Install a ZENA welding system. Costs a lot less and welds great.



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randy

01-18-1999 20:04:46




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 Re: - - - - Anyone have a suggestion for a welder? in reply to gonna be buildin, 01-16-1999 22:48:04  
do you have to have a portble welder? we have both at our repair shop in the shop we use a miller vintage 225 (1400-$1500) on the service truck we have a miller portable ($2000-$2250) i can get the specs. on both, e-mail me if you want the info.
randy bruce
bruce's repair shop
qulin mo.



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Mike

01-18-1999 11:35:46




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 Re: - - - - Anyone have a suggestion for a welder? in reply to gonna be buildin, 01-16-1999 22:48:04  
Don't know about the thermodyne unit, but had an Esab 180 (180 amps max at 10% duty cycle, with a Wisconsin Robin engine that would wake the dead!) and it did everything I needed around the house. Would burn 3/16" rod for a short time at a stretch ( went through the best part of a 50# box of 3/32" LoHy without a break while putting together a trailer without smoking the welder too). Bought a Lincoln Weldnpower 250 D from the welder at that four letter place (work) when he got his new machine. If your going to be working long stretches at a time without a break to let the machine cool, you may want to consider a bigger unit. Maybe you can find a pro welder that will sell you his/her old machine at a good price (that's why I've got the machine I've got, Milan made me an offer I'd have been crazy to walk away from).

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