POWER MIG.® The Professional’s ChoiceSM
The POWER MIG® 256 sets the standard for MIG and flux-cored welding in light industrial job shop fabrication, maintenance or repair work.
Diamond Core Technology™ – Delivers a forgiving arc, excellent out-of-position arc stability, low spatter and a wide voltage
sweet spot at a given wire feed speed for steel, stainless steel or aluminum.
MAXTRAC® cast aluminum industrial wire drive – Features dual driven rolls, regulated wire feed speed control, brass-to-brass
connections and Lincoln’s 100% wire supporting split wire guide system.
Digital meters - For set up, meters display your preset voltage and wire feed speed. During welding, actual voltage is displayed.
New! Magnum® PRO gun and cable 15 ft. (4.5 m) - Makes it easy to reach your work.
Copper Plus™ contact tips - Larger tip diameter and mass improves heat dissipation to increase tip life.
Add a spool gun – The POWER MIG® 256 is spool gun ready for the premium Magnum® 250LX gun and spool gun capable with the
Magnum® SG (requires adapter).
115V auxiliary receptacle - (208/230V model only) to power a grinder or other auxiliary equipment in your work area.
New! Great value-adding features –
Coil Claw™ Cable Management system keeps your workstation organized.
Convenient top-mounted gun expendables tray.
All metal case front.
Input Power 208/230/1/60
Rated Output 250A/26V/40%
Input Current 56/52A
Output Range 30-300A DC
Solid Wire Size Range .025 in. - 3/64 in.
Cored Wire Size Range .035 in. -.045 in.
Wire Feed Speed Range 50-700
Dimensions (H x W x D) 31.8 in x 18.9 in x 38.8 in (808 mm x 480 mm x 985 mm)
Net Weight 256.000 lbs. (116.122 kg.)
POWER MIG® 256 with Magnum® PRO 250L
Magnum® 250LX Spool Gun (K2490-1)
Dual Cylinder Mounting Kit (K1702-1)