This one fired right up out of the box with no worries. This is a impressive tool, very useful, and easy to use. Starting the arc is always the tricky part of stick welding. I live in another country where good quality welders are not available. Working in our shop perfectly, completely satisfied.
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Rod Guard is another top manufacturer of Welders. They make the tool that is next on our list. Rod Guard's Arc Welders are one of their premier products. It was fantastic to try out the RG301-4, RG300-12. I was very happy using this tool!
The model RG301-4, RG300-12 Arc Welder by Rod Guard, at $89.99 is a particularly excellent Welder for the price. The Rod Guard RG301-4, RG300-12 is really a sound option. Of you are uncertain about our number one choice, I would opt for this Welder.Full Rod Guard RG301-4, RG300-12 Review
Each canister holds up to 10 lbs of 36" electrodes
225°F Max, 37" Overall length, Chloride free
Made in USA