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Hobart Champion Elite 260 Stick Welder/Generator - 500577

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Original price $5,140.18
Current price $4,160.50

SKU HOB500577
Hobart Welding Products - SKU HOB500577

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The heavy duty 2-in-1 welder/generator combine an 11,000 watt generator with a 260 amp DC welder. Designed for stick welding with quick and easy arc starts.

2-in-1 Design

260 amp welder and 11,000 watt generator. You get a welder and generator for about what you would pay for just a generator!

Portable and Compact

Just over 3 ft. long and weighs less than competitive units.

Kohler Engine

Has a 12 gallon fuel tank and low oil pressure shutdown.Dependable engine conserves fuel and provides long operation before refueling.

More Weld Output

Provides 15% more power for DC stick welding than a 225 amp welder/generator.

Easier Maintenance

Help maintain scheduled routine oil servicing (every 100 hours) and other preventative maintenance.

Quick-Set Amperage Control

Easy to set up and start welding.

Rugged Door Panel

The rugged hinged door panel protects the receptacles and output studs.

Auto Idle

Machine has greater fuel savings and reduced noise. 

Hobart 3 Year Industrial Warranty

Five year warranty on transformers, stabilizers and main rectifiers; three years on generators, PC boards and drive systems; one year on gun (MIG, plasma,and TIG torches)

Machine Features:

Engine Brand - Kohler

Engine Idle Speed - 2400 RPM

Engine Weld Speed - 3600 RPM

Fuel Tank Size - 12 Gallons

Fuel Type - Gasoline

Horsepower - 23 hp

Weldable Metals - Steel & Stainless

Rated Output - 260 A @ 25 V, 100% Duty Cycle

Single Phase Generator Continuous Power - 9500 W

Single Phase Generator Peak Power - 11000 W

Sound Rating - 72 dB

Current Type - DC

Max Open Circuit Voltage - 80 VDC

Amperage Range - 40 to 260

Portability - Standard Lift Eye

Weld Output - CC


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Hobart Champion Elite 260 Spec Sheet

Included with product

  • Champion Elite 260 welder/generator

*Leads are not included


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