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Re: [Bfix] Welder recomendations

From: Brett Kinch <kinchx4_at_earthlink.net>
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2002 21:28:28 -0700

O.K.....
You're getting your ratings and ranges confused, here....
You're comparing the Miller's output rating of a 60% duty cycle to Lincoln's
max range of 200 amps at 30% duty cycle.....
Apples to oranges....Lincoln's 60% duty cycle is rated at 150 amps at 24
volts, while Miller's 210 is 160 amps at 24.5 volts.
So here's a break down of their performance at 30% duty cycles (max
range)...
Lincoln 200 Power Mig--- 200 amps (max range) at 22 volts at 30% duty cycle
MillerMatic 210--- 210 amps (max range) at 22 volts at 30% duty cycle
 How the two companies advertise their ratings are different. I don't know
what the "CV" Output Rating is that Lincoln advertises their 30% duty cycle
at. The 60% duty cycle is the Specified Rating through the U.S. and Canadian
Standards Association.
Either way you look at it , the Miller is the more powerful machine.....
Brett Kinch
Rock-Quip
www.rock-quip.rockcrawler.com



> That may be but the output range of the Lincoln is 200 amps, albeit at
> reduced duty cycle whereas the Miller's output rating is only 160 amps.
> These figures are from www.lincolnelectric.com and www.millerwelds.com
>
> Lee
> ---- Original Message -----
> From: "Brett Kinch" <kinchx4_at_earthlink.net>
> To: "bfix" <mail_at_broncofix.com>; "ebml" <ebml_at_bronco.com>
> Sent: Wednesday, February 06, 2002 7:21 PM
> Subject: Re: [Bfix] [EBML] Welder recomendations
>
>
> > The Output Range of the Miller 210 is 30-210 amps. The Output Range of
> the
> > Lincoln 200 is 30-200 amps.
> > The Rated Output at 60% duty cycle is 160 amps for the Miller 210, and
150
> > amps for the Lincoln 200.....
> > Brett Kinch
> > Rock-Quip
> > www.rock-quip.rockcrawler.com
> >
> >
> >
> > > You'd better check your facts again Brett. The Miller's "Output
Range"
> is
> > > 210, not the actual or rated output which is only 160 amps whereas the
> > > Lincoln is 200. Both companies try to mislead you a bit. (Lincoln
does
> > the
> > > same on their smaller welders.) They can get away with this as long
as
> > they
> > > show the "Rated Output" somewhere. Buyer beware...
> > >
> > > Lee Wilson
> > > Houston, TX
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "Brett Kinch" <kinchx4_at_earthlink.net>
> > > To: "bfix" <mail_at_broncofix.com>; "ebml" <ebml_at_bronco.com>
> > > Sent: Wednesday, February 06, 2002 6:02 PM
> > > Subject: Re: [Bfix] [EBML] Welder recomendations
> > >
> > >
> > > > The185 has been replaced by the 210 which is more powerful than
> > Lincoln's
> > > > 200.
> > > > Rated Output:
> > > > Miller 210--160 amps at 24.5 volts at 60% duty cycle
> > > > Lincoln 200-- 150 amps at 24 volts at 60% duty cycle
> > > > Interestingly, my Miller 185 has the same rated output as the
Lincoln
> > 200
> > > > except for 1 volt....
> > > > Miller 185-- 150 amps at 23 volts at 60% duty cycle
> > > > Hmmmm.............
> > > > Brett Kinch
> > > > Rock-Quip
> > > > www.rock-quip.rockcrawler.com
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > > Kevin, good choice!!!!!! Ive used the Miller 185 and it cannot
hang
> > with
> > > > my
> > > > > lincoln power mig. Mine cost me 50 bucks more than the 185 and its
a
> > > true
> > > > > quality unit. And like Brian said, its got that cool Nascar
sticker
> on
> > > > it!!!
> > > > > :)
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Clint
> > > > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > > > From: "Kevin Lackey" <lackkevi_at_inconnu.isu.edu>
> > > > > To: "Mike Bowlin" <live2wheel_at_msn.com>
> > > > > Cc: <EBML_at_bronco.com>; <mail_at_broncofix.com>
> > > > > Sent: Wednesday, February 06, 2002 1:19 PM
> > > > > Subject: Re: [Bfix] [EBML] Welder recomendations
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > > I think after looking around I am going to get a Licoln PowerMig
> > 200.
> > > I
> > > > > > found them for $1057.32 at www.weldingmart.com with free
delivery.
> I
> > > > just
> > > > > > have to decide between at 200 amp and the 255 amp unit........ a
> > > little
> > > > > > more money.
> > > > > > Kevin
> > > > > >
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > Pereant, inquit, qui ante nos nostra dixerunt.
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
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