Lincoln Electric Vantage 500 Perkins 404D-22T NAm Engine Driven Stick Welder/Generator-K2686-2 at The Home Depot
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Model # K2686-2

Vantage 500 Perkins 404D-22T NAm Engine Driven Stick Welder/Generator

Lincoln Electric Vantage 500 Perkins 404D-22T NAm Engine Driven Stick Welder/Generator

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$17,932.00 / each
Item cannot be shipped to the following state(s): AK,GU,HI,PR,VI


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Model # K2686-2

Internet # 203906054

Get a 500 amp welder in a compact case.The same size as the Vantage 300 and 400A turbo-charged diesel engine with Lincoln Electric Chopper Technology makes this a reality. Also, less weight than traditional 500 amp welders makes the Vantage 500 compact design a great choice for installation on truck beds where available space and weight capacity are limited.

  • Standard stainless steel roof, side panels and engine-access door deliver added protection and durability
  • Select one of five process modes, including CC-stick, downhill pipe (for stick), DC Touch Start TIG, CV-wire or new arc gouging mode which maximizes output with up to 3/8 in. (9.5 mm) carbon rods
  • 22 kW peak (20 kW continuous) 3-phase 240V AC generator power will power industrial equipment such as a plasma cutter, pump or inverter welder 13 kW peak (12 kW continuous) 1-phase AC generator power for common construction tools
  • 4 cylinder 1800 RPM perkins turbo-charged diesel engine runs smooth and quiet standard engine gauges allow you to monitor performance at a glance
  • Lockable, removable sliding engine access door provides ample space for engine and oil filter work without requiring a large clearance space on your truck
  • Patented tilt down control panel for easy servicing of internal components
  • Battery drawer on front of machine and top-mounted radiator cover provide convenient access to these systems

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Assembled Depth (in.)  60 in  Assembled Height (in.)  35.9 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  25.3 in  Engine Power  Diesel 
Manufacturer Warranty  3 years on welder  Maximum amperage output (amps)  500 
Minimum amperage output (amps)  250  Power Tool Product Type  Welding Supplies 
Product Weight (lb.)  1290.000 lb  Product Width (in.)  25.3 
Returnable  90-Day  Torch included  No 
Voltage (volts)  40  Welder Type  MIG,Multi-Process,Stick,TIG 
Welding Supplies Product Type  Arc/Stick Welder 



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