Lincoln Electric

By Heather Burlingame, Senior Production Editor | September 28, 2010

Vantage 300Vantage 300 engine-driven welder/generator features Chopper Technology for easy starts and a smooth arc for general stick, downhill pipe, TIG or wire welding. It provides 300 amps of DC welding output; 12,500 watts of 3-phase; and 11,500 watts of 1-phase AC generator power. A 4-cylinder diesel engine delivers 300 amps, 32 volts of DC welding output and 100-percent duty cycle. The unit is backed by a 3-year warranty. (The engine is warranted separately.)