Lincoln® POWER MIG® 256 MIG Welder (230/460/575) K3068-2
The Lincoln® K3068-2 POWER MIG® 256 is a 250 amp MIG welder that delivers outstanding results in light industrial MIG and flux-cored welding applications. The 256 features Diamond Core Technology™ which supplies a smooth, stable arc in all welding positions, while reducing spatter. Digital meters display voltage and wire feed speed. Welding parameters are easy to customize with infinite voltage and wire feed speed adjustments. Spot time, Run-in and Burnback controls are also standard on this welder.
The POWER MIG 256 comes with Lincoln's MAXTRAC® cast aluminum 2-roll wire feed system. The wire drive turns both drive rolls for consistent welding wire feeding without "bird nesting." The 15 foot Magnum® PRO MIG gun comes with long-life Copper Plus™ contact tips and Magnum® PRO parts.
The POWER MIG 256 performs MIG and Flux-Cored welding. It has built in spoolgun circuitry, for quality aluminum MIG welds using the OPTIONAL Magnum® 250LX spoolgun. The 256 produces up to 300 amps of MIG welding output. It runs on 230V - 460V - 575V single-phase input power and has a three year factory warranty.Processes
Maintenance and Repair
230/460/575 volt, single-phase
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 Wire Drive
Features dual driven rolls, regulated wire feed speed control, brass-to-brass
connections and Lincolnís 100% wire supporting split wire guide system.
For set up, meters display your preset voltage and wire feed speed. During welding, actual voltage is displayed.
15 ft. Magnum® PRO MIG Gun
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 OPTIONAL Magnum® 250LX gun
Great value-adding features
Coil Claw™ Cable Management system keeps your workstation organized.
Convenient top-mounted gun expendables tray.
All metal case front.
Comes complete with
POWER MIG® 256 MIG Welder 230/460/575 volt, single-phase
Magnum® PRO 250L 15 ft. Gun
Maxtrac® Wire Drive with .035/.045 reversible drive rolls
Quick Storage Accessories
10FT Work Cable with Clamp
Gas Regulator with hose
FREE Lincoln® Viking™ ReCode™ auto-darkening welding helmet.
Get a FREE Viking™ ReCode™ 1740 series auto-darkening welding helmet with purchase of a POWER MIG® 256 MIG welder. Expires 3/31/23. (No substitutions allowed.)
The Lincoln® Viking™ 1740 ReCode™ auto darkening welding helmet features a perfect 1/1/1/1 optical clarity rating. The 1740 comes with Lincoln's exclusive 4C® lens technology. Proprietary 4C liquid crystal display passes more true color through the lens in both light and dark states to create the clearest view of your work piece. Lens distortion and blurriness are completely eliminated, shade is consistent through every square inch of the lens and the welding arc looks crisp and clear at any angle.
The Lincoln Viking 1740 auto darkening welding hood comes complete with variable shade 9-13 lens with delay and sensitivity controls. It is rated for DC TIG welding down to 5 amps and has a two year lens warranty.
Viking™ 1740 Features
4C™ lens technology Optimizes contrast
and clarity in welding and light states - reducing eye strain and operator fatigue
Improved Padding for Headgear - New material and foam for a more comfortable fitting sweatband and backpad
Grind Mode Indicator- Green flashing LED inside the helmet tells you when the helmet is in grind mode
Variable shade 9-13 lens - Has internal controls with delay and sensitivity functions.
Perfect 1/1/1/1 Optical Clarity -
This rating is determined by measuring blurriness, distortion, shade consistency and angle uniformity of the auto-darkening welding lens
Two arc sensors
DC TIG rated to 5 amps - Good performance on low amperage DC TIG welding applications.
Comes complete with
5 outside cover lenses
2 inside cover lenses
Mag lens holder
Two year lens warranty
PLUS get a $700 VISA® gift card from Lincoln® with the purchase of this POWER MIG® 256 MIG welder. Rebate form must be submitted online HERE no later than 30 days after purchase. While supplies last.
This item ships Free via standard ground shipping within contiguous U.S.