Pipefab for Pipe and Vessel Fabrication

15 Jul 2020

The Ideal Setup
for Pipe & Vessel Fabrication

From concept to reality, the PIPEFAB™ welding system was developed for one purpose – to deliver the ideal setup for pipe and vessel fabrication. From machine design to arc performance, no detail was overlooked in delivering a complete, customer-driven system that lets your shop focus on what matters most – making high-quality root-to-cap welds, faster and easier.


Performance and Simplicity

Breakthrough Arc Performance

From root, to cap, to final fit – the PIPEFAB™ system has you covered with weld modes that have been fine-tuned to deliver breakthrough arc performance specifically for pipe and vessel fabrication.

Industry-Driven Design

Like the name says, the PIPEFAB™ system was developed specifically for pipe and vessel fabrication. With its Readyto-Run™ design, every detail was considered in creating the ultimate setup for the pipe and vessel industry.

Straightforward & Simple

Developed to be the fastest, smartest, and easiest solution on the market, the PIPEFAB™ system delivers straightforward and simple digital control with one-click process selection.

Trusted Expertise & Support

Whatever challenge you may have, wherever in the world it may be, Lincoln Electric is here to help with proven industry knowledge and support.

Fine-Tuned Performance
for Pipe & Vessel

Up to 55% Increase in

Modifed Short
Circuit Process

STT® Process

STT® – Better Than Ever

Our patented STT® (Surface Tension Transfer®) process was the original open-root MIG (modified short-circuit) solution to hit the market. After decades of leading the industry, we’ve taken the performance of this iconic process to the next level – making it better than ever.

  • Breakthrough travel speeds
  • Industry-leading arc stability
  • No sense lead

The Next Generation
of Simplicity & Control

Display Designed with Purpose

The PIPEFAB™ system’s display was designed, evaluated, and tested to deliver one thing - machine interaction that is as simple as possible

Weld More, Worry Less

The PIPEFAB™ system helps maximize arc time and allow operators of all skill levels to focus more on making great welds.

Intelligence Built In

All PIPEFAB™ systems come ready to connect to powerful, yet simple-to-use software for configuration, updates and weld data monitoring

PIPEFAB™ system navigation home screen

PIPEFAB™ process configuration screen with ArcFX® Technology

PIPEFAB™ language select screen

Industry-Driven Design
for Industry Demands

Always Ready-To-Run™

The PIPEFAB™ system’s Ready-to-Run™ design keeps all process outputs electrically isolated and ready to weld when needed – meaning you’ll never have to swap cables to change processes again.

Flexibility to Tackle any Challenge

Dedicated process outputs and remote pendant connections give the PIPEFAB™ system a wide range of application flexibility. Embedded PowerConnect® Technology allows for input power flexibility from 200V – 600V.

Input Voltage 200V


Trusted Industry Support

Industry Pioneers Who Know Pipe

High-quality products and great customer service are important aspects of the Lincoln Electric story, but it’s our unmatched welding expertise, from the pipeshop to the field, that truly sets us apart. If there’s a better way for you to weld, we’ll help you find it

Global Support

With a worldwide network of distributor and sales offices reaching over 160 countries, and 36 global technical application facilities, Lincoln Electric can provide trusted global support you can count on.