Power and Applications
Hobart Handler 140 is a compact MIG/Flux-cored welder. It’s one of the most popular and simple to use welders available at the market, with maximum output power of 140A. It offers duty cycle of 20% at 90 amps, which is more than enough for any household metal fabrication projects.
With MIG function, it can weld thinner materials including steel, stainless steel and aluminum, whereas the additional flux-cored function is for thicker steel or stainless steel materials. Hobart Handler 140 can weld materials as thin as 24-gauge up to 1/4 inch thick, making it ideal for Maintenance, construction, home repairs, rental shops, farm and auto body workshops.
Portability and Flexibility
Like Lincoln easy MIG 140, this tool also weighs around 60 pounds and it’s quite portable and easy to move around, making it versatile and very appealing to small-scale welders.
Hobart Handler 140 is designed to run on input power of 115V household current, so it’s almost usable anywhere you can find a power plug. It comes ready to MIG and requires no additional kit, making it flexible and a very user convenient tool. Dismally, this tool is not recommended to use with generators.
Hobart Handler 140 has some special features, that make this tool one of the most demanded welders in its class;
Few advantages of having Hobart Handler 140;
Cost and Warranty
Hobart Handler 140 is very much affordable and has all the qualities listed to ensure that you don’t buy an expensive set unnecessarily. It cost quite low when all its qualities and features are considered.
While purchasing this welder, your investment is fully protected and valued as it comes with the Hobart 5/3/1 industrial warranty, in which you get complete advantage of 5 years, 3 years or 1 year warranty on the system and its parts, according to the type of equipment. In the warranty period, if your tool or any of its part technically breaks down, you get free of cost replacement or repairing service.
Hobart Handler 140 is a dependable and excellent welder in quite low price. It’s highly recommended for small-scale metal fabrication projects as well as for some larger projects. However if you are ready to invest some more and this tool somewhat doesn’t meet your requirements, you can consider more powerful welders like Hobart Handler 190 or Hobart Handler 210 that come with better power and features.
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