Lincoln Electric
The Time Tested Original.

Product Number:  K1170

The AC-225 compact stick welder produces an extremely smooth AC arc for welding a wide variety of materials including carbon, low alloy, and stainless steels as well as cast iron.

Advantage Lincoln
  • Easy to install - Comes with attached 6 ft. (1.8m) input power cable and NEMA 6-50P plug.
  • Easy to operate - Full range 40-225 amp selector switch quickly sets the welding current and ensures a uniform arc each and every time you weld.
  • Smooth arc - Makes it easy to weld with different electrodes, including mild steel, low hydrogen, stainless steel and hardfacing electrodes.
  • 225 amp AC output - Is enough for 3/16" (4.8mm) diameter general purpose mild steel electrodes and 5/32" (4.0mm) sizes of other electrodes.
  • NEMA rated (60 Hz only), UL listed and CSA approved (60 Hz only).
  • Three-Year Lincoln Warranty on parts and labor. Two-year extended warranty available in the U.S.

Physical specifications
Weight:109 lbs. (49.5 kgs. )
Dimensions (in) H x W x D : 24 x 17.25 x 12
Dimensions (mm) H x W x D : 610 x 438 x 305





Unit Includes
  • Insulated electrode holder and cable
  • Heavy duty work clamp and cable

Recommended General Options
X1170Extended Warranty - AC-225
K761Wheel Kit

Welding Specifications
Rated CC AC Output Amps/Volts/Duty CycleOutput Range
225/25/20%40-225A AC

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