It’s really hard for the people to choose between the popular product and high-performance product. Popular does not refer that it is the highly configured tool in the market. It is the case between Lincoln tig 200 and 225. Lincoln tig 200 is mostly preferred by the DIYers. It is easy to carry and simple to use for the amateur people.
Lincoln 225 is a heavy duty tool with heavy weight. You will not get the portability feature with this tool, but you need to keep in mind that it’s a high-performance tool for the tig welding. Lincoln has improved the tool in many ways. You will get lots more functions in Lincoln 225 than the Lincoln 200. The welding now can be done efficiently using Lincoln tig 225.
So no doubt if you want to upgrade yourself and want to have a better performance with your welding machine Lincoln tig 225 is the tool that you need. Considering your need here we tried to inform you the ins and outs of this tool, and we hope you are well concerned about Lincoln tig 200.
Whom Is This Product For?
Lincoln Electric TIG Welder is being improved with the time. In Lincoln tig 225 you get all the features you need to have a quality welding. For efficient welding, any worker can use it. Costing is always an important fact to consider when you are trying to buy something. This 225 costs a lot for an amateur worker; it’s a lot more suitable for professional use. It has got the NEMA certification that indicates it can take the load of work a professional person might need. Welding companies may also give it a try for their industrial use.
|Product Dimensions||38 x 19.8 x 31.2 inches|
|Item Weight||263.0 pounds|
|Size||31.2" X 19.8" X 38|
|Item Model Number||K2535-2|
|Material||EVA (Ethylene Vinyl Acetate)|
Lincoln Tig 225 Explained
As said earlier, it’s a heavy duty tool. So naturally, it needs a heavy flow of current to run it. You will need a 150 volt of current supply to run this heavy tool. It indicates that it can perform all the tough task that you need to perform. The user interface it has is really comfortable for any user. All the switches have got the functions written below it to make it convenient to use. You simply turn it on with a simple up and down of a switch.
In this Lincoln tig welding machine, you have the switch to move around AC or DC electric supply which is really cool. No matter how is the current supply, you can still make the way with it. With the help of this tig welder, both stick and tig welding can be done. You just need to push a simple button to switch to a different mode. That means a variety of welding techniques can be applied with the help of this tool.
To continue the welding process with this tool, you will need 150 volts of current flow straightforward. That is pretty high, and that is required for high-quality welding. Though it performs heavy tasks, the machine does not get that hot. It is always ready to perform the best. It’s just a perfect pick for a welding shop. It will be able to perform long hours of duty. Lincoln also gives a 3-year warranty to support their customers. This makes it more obvious to choose it for your next high-end project.
Why We Liked It?
- Easy to use
- Fast welding
- Built-in TIG pulsar helpful for heat input during the weld
- Digital meter with the tool
- NEMA certified
- Standard 6-50 plug
- Both stick and tig welding can be done
What We Did Not Like?
- Heavy tool, not easy to transport
- Higher in price might not be suitable for home users
Common Questions and Answers
- Question : What kind of safety should I take to work with this tool? Answer :
No way to miss the goggles and the helmets when you are working on a welding machine. You also need to ensure the quality of the glass and helmet for complete safety. You need to choose a goggle with a proper filtration system to protect your eyes.
- Question : What grade helmet should be selected to have a safe working experience? Answer :
For Tig welding, if you use a shade rating of 9 to 11 it will be safer. In another welding process, it can vary. Obviously, it’s safer to have a higher grade helmet to work with heavy things.
- Question : How frequently do I need to contact the welding gas supplier? Answer :
It completely depends on the use of the welding machine. If you use a bigger cylinder, it will run long naturally.
After discussing all the features of the Lincoln tig 225, you should not have any confusion in between selecting the right welding tool. You can give the Lincoln tig 220 a rest and order for new welding supplies to work efficiently with it. You might not be able to carry out a function or perform the underwater welding with Lincon 225, but it is guaranteed to perform any kind of pipe welding or another type of welding in the workshop. Happy welding!