PowerPro 256SI

250 amp TIG welder with stick and plasma capability
Special Price $1,828.75 Regular Price $1,925.00
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The Everlast PowerPro 256Si brings maximum power and performance to the table with its newly redesigned IGBT inverter design by featuring digital control. This increases reliability and accuracy. It's ideally suited for repairs and maintenance chores when space and portability on the job site or repair truck are real concerns. The welder features up to 250 amps of AC/DC TIG welding power, and a full 200 amps of stick welding power to handle almost any welding project or task. The plasma cutter also supplies up to 60 amps of power to cut or trim up any metal to complete the task and features the longer life PT/iPT 60 torch. The PowerPro series of welders from Everlast are designed for utility use and offer a good value for both hobbyists and professionals who need portable, all-in-one welding and cutting capability.
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All-in-one portability
Compact, yet powerful TIG welding/Plasma cutting features
Digitally controlled IGBT inverter improves performance, reliability and accuracy
Easy to use controls with touch pad control for process and feature selection
Quick change out of torches for easy change from TIG to plasma and back to TIG
Over Current indicator warns when duty cycle has been exceeded and interrupts welding/cutting
OK-to-cut indicator lights up when minimum air pressure is present
Make regular, low dross plasma cuts on steel up to 5/8" thick with a maximum clean cut ability of 3/4"
Renown arc stability for TIG/Stick functions
12 ft. Everlast Series-18 water-cooled TIG torch with DINSE 35 style connectors
Stick electrode holder with 10 ft cable and DINSE 35 style connectors
12ft. Genuine Trafimet S-75 Plasma torch with DINSE 35 style connectors
Work clamp with 10 ft. cables and DINSE 25 style connectors
Argon Regulator for TIG
Air pressure regulator for plasma with built in water trap (An extra inline air dryer supplied by the customer is recommended to prevent rapid consumable wear and torch damage)
Everlast Foot pedal
Consumable starter kits for TIG and plasma. (Tungsten not included for TIG)
IGBT Inverter Type:
220/240 V 1 Phase
TIG output type:
TIG Start Type:
High Frequency Only
Yes, Adjustable
Plasma Cutter Arc Start Type:
Blow Back (Piston type)
OK-to-Cut Indicator/Low Air pressure safety:
AC Frequency:
20-250 Hz
AC Balance (cleaning):
Max Inrush ( I1MAX ) Amps:
Maximum Rated (I1EFF ) Input Amps:
TIG Output Amps/Volts @ Rated Duty Cycle:
250A/20V @ 60% Duty Cycle
200A/18V @ 100% Duty Cycle
Stick Output Amps/Volts @ Rated Duty Cycle:
200A/28V @ 35% Duty Cycle
160A/26.4V @ 60% Duty Cycle
130A/25.2V @ 100% Duty Cycle
Plasma Output Amps/Volts @ Rated Duty Cycle:
60A/104V @ 35% Duty Cycle
50A/100V @ 60% Duty Cycle
40A/96V @ 100% Duty Cycle
TIG AC Amp/Volt Range:
20A-250A; 10.8V-20V
TIG DC Amp/Volt Range:
5A-250A; 10.2V-20V
Stick Amp/Volt Range:
5A-200A; 20.2V-28V
Plasma Amp/Volt Range:
20A-60A; 88V-104V
Start Amps:
DC: 5-250A
AC: 20-250A
End Amps:
DC: 5-250A
AC: 20-250A
Down Slope Time:
0-25 Seconds
Up Slope Time:
0-10 Seconds
Preflow time:
0-10 Seconds
Post Flow Time:
0-25 Seconds
OverCurrent Protection:
Duty Cycle Protection:
Air Pressure OK Safety Indicator:
TIG Pulse Frequency:
TIG Pulse Time On:
TIG Pulse Amp Range:
Stick Arc Force Control:
Yes, 10-100%
Torch Type:
PT/iPT 60
Recommended Cutting Air Pressure:
75 PSI
Recommended Compressor Capacity:
6 CFM @ 90 PSI, 20 Gallon
This unit is not designed or intended for Industrial manufacturing or production welding.
TIG single pass capability:

Steel: 36 gauge-1/2"
Aluminum: 24 gauge- 5/16"
Stick electrode diameter capability:

Plasma Cutting capability* ( with dry air, new consumables, proper air pressure etc.)

up to 5/8" daily use @ 15-20 ipm
up to 3/4" clean cut @ 8-12 ipm
up to 1" severance cut @ 3-5 ipm
*Quality and capacity of cut depends upon consumable orifice size, standoff height, travel speed, etc.