POWER MIG 256 (208/230)
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POWER MIG 256 MIG Welder
POWER MIG 256 MIG Welder

POWER MIG® 256 MIG Welder


POWER MIG® 256 welder performs MIG and flux-cored welding in light industrial job shop fabrication, maintenance or repair work.


Output Output


Input Input


CAD $5,417.00/EA


POWER MIG.® The Professional’s Choice™

The POWER MIG® 256 sets the standard for MIG and flux-cored welding in light industrial job shop fabrication, maintenance or repair work.


  • Diamond Core Technology™ - Delivers a forgiving arc, excellent out-of-position arc stability, low spatter and a wide voltage sweet spot at a given wire feed speed for steel, stainless steel or aluminum.
  • MAXTRAC® cast aluminum industrial wire drive - Features dual driven rolls, regulated wire feed speed control, brass-to-brass connections and Lincoln’s 100% wire supporting split wire guide system.
  • Digital meters - For set up, meters display your preset voltage and wire feed speed. During welding, actual voltage is displayed.
  • Magnum® PRO gun and cable 15 ft. (4.5 m) - Makes it easy to reach your work.
  • Copper Plus® contact tips - Larger tip diameter and mass improves heat dissipation to increase tip life.
  • Add a spool gun - The POWER MIG® 256 is spool gun ready for the premium Magnum® 250LX gun and spool gun capable with the Magnum® SG (requires adapter).
  • 115V auxiliary receptacle - (208/230V model only) to power a grinder or other auxiliary equipment in your work area.
  • Coil Claw™ Cable Management System - Keeps your workstation organized.
  • Convenient top-mounted gun expendables tray.
  • All metal case front.


Warning -

Cancer and Reproductive Harm -


What's Included

  • (1) POWER MIG 256 MIG Welder
  • (1) K3081-2 Magnum® PRO 250L Gun Cable Assembly 15 ft
  • (1) Top-Mounted Gun Expendables Tray
  • (1) Built-In Undercarriage with Easy-Load Gas Cylinder Platform
  • (1) Work Clamp and 10 ft (3.0 m) Cable
  • (1) 230V Input Power Cable with Plug 10 ft
  • (1) Drive Roll .035-.045 in
  • (1) Wire Guide .035-.045 in
  • (1) Gas Regulator and Hose Kit for Argon Blend Gases
  • (1) Large Color Coded Procedure Recommendation Sheet

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Product Weights & Dimensions

Dimensions (H x W x D) 31.8 in x 18.9 in x 38.8 in (808 mm x 480 mm x 985 mm)
Net Weight 245 lbs (111.132 kg)


Max Rating 300

Basic Specification

Input Voltage 208/230
Input Current 56/52A
Input Hertz 60
Input Power 208/230/1/60
Input Phase 1
Mode Icon CV
Output Range 30-300A
Polarity DC
Rated Output 250A/26V/40%


Typical Application Automotive
General Fabrication
Maintenance & Repair
Repair Welding


Warranty 3 Years

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