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Stick / TIG Welder - WELDFORCE 180ST

A featherweight with heavyweight punch! The 180ST offers 180 amps output, whilst weighing just 4.5kg. Features include: Stick/MMA or DC Lift-Arc TIG function, LCD display, adjustable hot start & arc force, generator-friendly, optional VRD and much more. Comes with: 4m earth & stick leads, large carry bag that easily fits the machine and leads, shoulder strap, cable strap to keep your leads tidy and a long 3m power input lead with 15A plug fitted. Runs electrodes up to 4.0mm.

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Image Image Part No. Description Unit of Issue Enquiry Qty
WELDER STICK/TIG WELDFORCE 180ST
WF-06171
WELDFORCE 180ST Standard Package: Machine, 4m Earth & Stick Leads, Input Lead & 15A Plug fitted, Carry Bag, Shoulder Strap
Unit:
EACH
WELDER STICK/TIG WELDFORCE 180ST
WF-06171
WELDFORCE 180ST Standard Package: Machine, 4m Earth & Stick Leads, Input Lead & 15A Plug fitted, Carry Bag, Shoulder Strap
WF-06171
EACH

FUNCTIONS
> Stick / MMA
> TIG (Lift-Arc)

AT A GLANCE:
> 180A max output (Stick) @ 18% duty cycle
> Weld up to 4.0mm (max electrode size)
> Fitted with 15A 240V plug

KEY FEATURES:
> Weighs only 4.5kg - compact, robust & lightweight
> LCD Digital Meter
> Adjustable Hot Start & Arc Force
> Optional VRD (Supplied as standard with VRD NOT active. VRD can be activated by an authorised agent/distributor if required)
> Generator Compatible - min 8kva, ideal 10+kva
> Stressed-Tested - to 440V & over-specified componentry for reliability
> 3 year warranty*

INCLUDES:
> Earth Lead 4m
> Stick Lead 4m
> Large Carry Bag
> Shoulder Strap
> Cable Strap
> Long Power Lead 3m

OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES:
> TIG Torch 17FV 4m (# WC-00992)
> Gas Regulator (part no 4-AR1)

RELATED INFO & ARTICLES
Warranty Registration
What is an Inverter Welder (or plasma cutter)? About Inverter technology
What is Duty Cycle & How is it Calculated?
Using Generators to power inverter welders & plasma cutters
What is MMA (stick) welding? About the MMA process
MMA (Stick) Welding: What is Hot Start, Arc Force & Anti-Stick?
MMA (Stick) Welding: What is Open Circuit Voltage (OCV)?
What is TIG welding? About the TIG process,TIG Welding: What is Scratch-Start, Lift-Arc and HF Ignition?

*Standard warranty 2 years, with 1 year extension if registered at Weldclass.com.au/WeldforceWarranty

User Reviews: Weldclass Stick / TIG Welder - WELDFORCE 180ST

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Sandy - NSW
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10 Comments: Good machine works well
02/08/21 3:23 PM

Colin - QLD
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10 Comments: So far easy set-up and easy operation, nice and light ,welds beautifully..
26/07/21 11:51 PM

Herman -
Other How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10
Comments:
Good service 26/06/21 2:20 AM

Bradley - WAHow likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) =
Comments: Looks the goods. Does what it’s meant to do Overall. Happy with the purchase
02/06/21 9:33 PM

Brad - QLD
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10
Comments: Outstanding performance in a small lightweight package
31/05/21 4:28 PM

Anthony - QLD
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10
Comments: MY TRANSMIG 175 DECIDED TO PACK IT IN.....I CHOSE THE 180MST FOR IT'S SIMILAR SIZE. WHAT A PLEASURE TO WELD WITH.....SMOOTH TROUBLE FREE WELDING. I WAS WELDING A STEEL RACK PROJECT AND MY NEIGHBOR EVEN COMMENTED ON HOW SMOOTH AND ''NICE'' MY MACHINE SOUNDED. HE IS NOW LOOKING TO PURCHASE ONE FOR HIMSELF....
24/05/21 12:26 AM

Ian - NSW
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 6
Comments: Happy so far
05-Feb-2021

Steve - SA
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 9
Comments: great potable lightweight for welding cattle yards
25-Jan-2021

Gabriel - QLD
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10
Comments: have not used it yet. will try it very soon, perhaps late today or early this week. at this stage i like the light weight and various other features, the carry bag etc,etc
20-Dec-2020

Gerard - VIC
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10
Comments: Top machine & very light
01-Oct-2020

Gerard - VIC
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10
Comments: only been using it a week and find it excellent
01-Sep-2020

Scott - QLD
How likely would you be to recommend this product to a friend? (10 = very likely) = 10
Comments: Very smooth arc, easy to use. Worth the money.
01-Jul-2020

Gavin - QLD
Bit disappointed that it didn’t come with a hard plastic carry case
30-Jun-2020

Scott - QLD
Nice to use. Very smooth arc
26-Jun-2020

Scott - NSW
First impression is excellent, purchased from Milton hardware because they know thier stuff and wouldn't stock crap.
30-Jan-2020

Stacey - QLD
It is a great little machine.
11-Apr-2020

Tony - QLD
I have only used it briefly thus far and have only made several welds. Unbelievably easy to operate and already a huge improvement on past machines I have experienced.
05-May-2020

Cameron - VIC
Awesome machine. Small, compact and perfect for job
12-May-2020

Lex - QLD
After using an old tmfr type for 40 years with limted output this mechine is a game changer
27-May-2020

Kieran Mallie - QLD
Good
21-Nov-2019

Brad Elgar - VIC
Light and runs smoothly
19-Sept-2019

Michael Foresto - QLD
Great little machine, the features on this machine are great like the arc force and hot start adjustments. I usually only mig weld at work but this machine makes my arc welding so much better and give me the confidence to use arc welding.
27-Jun-2019