Manual Plasma Arc Cutting Power Source Buyers' Guide©

Model or Series Input   Output Volts Output
Current
(Amps)
Kilowatts Duty
Cycle
Capacity (Inches) Weight
(lbs.)
Air Pressure Required PSI Airflow Required CFM Arc
Start
Volts Phase Hertz Percent Temperature C Recommended Production Thickness mild steel Max Thickness Max. Severance Thickness Max. Pierce Thickness Max. Speed at Recommended Production Thickness IPM Non High Frequency High Frequency
1 3 50 60

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PowerCut 400 110 - 230   85 15 - 30 6 20 40 .375   .5 .187 25 32 70 5  
PowerCut 700 208/230   120 30 - 50 10.8 25 40 .625   .75 .312 25 47 80 6.6  
PowerCut 900 208/230/400/460/575 120 10 - 60 11 60 40 .875   1.25 .5 18 71 80 6.6  
PowerCut 1300 208/230/400/460/575 125 20 - 70 13 60 40 1.125   1.50 .5 10 90 80 6.6  
PowerCut 1600 208/230/400/460/575 125 20 - 90 16 40 40 1.50   1.75 .75 8 90 80 6.6  
ESP-150 220/230/380/415/460/575   120 30 - 150 31 90 40 2.0   2.5 .75 8 766 75 4  
Deuce Pack 150 230/460/575   120 30 - 300 62 90 40 4.0   4.5 .75 8 1,320 75 4  

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Powermax45 200 - 240   132 20 - 45 5.95 50 40 .5 .75 1.0 .375 25 37 90 6  
Powermax65 200 - 600 139 20 - 65 9 50 - 100 40 .75 1.0 1.25 .625 20 64 85 6.7  
Powermax85 200 - 600 143 25 - 85 12.2 40 - 100 40 1.0 1.25 1.5 .75 20 71 85 6.7  
Powermax105 200 - 600   160 30 - 105 16.8 70 - 100 40 1.25 1.5 2.0 .875 20 100 75 7.7  
Powermax125 480, 600   175 30-125 21.9 100 40 1.5 1.75 2.25 1 18 106 85 9.2  
Powermax30 XP 120-240   125 15-30 3.8 35 40 .375 .5 .625 .375 20 22 80 4  

 FASTENAL Winona, MN United States

Blackstone 230 230       230 40   35   .375 .25 .25 .25 .375 21 60 4.5  

 LINCOLN ELECTRIC CO., THE Cleveland, OH United States

Tomahawk┬« 375 Air 208/230     90 25   35   .3125 .375 .5   22 40 80-110 2.1  
Tomahawk┬« 625 208/230   96 40   35   .5 .625 .75 .375 20 34 80-110 2.1  
Tomahawk┬« 1000 208-575 104 60   50   .75 1.0 1.25 .5 19 45 87-109 2.75  

 MILLER ELECTRIC MFG. CO. Appleton, WI United States

Spectrum 875 Auto-Line 208-575 140 60 9.7 60 40 .875   1.25 .437 13 56 90 6.75  
Spectrum 875 208/230   140 60 9.8 50 40 .875   1.25 .437 13 56 90 6.75  
Spectrum 625 X-TREME 208/230   140 40 6.6 50 40 .625   .875 .312 14 21 90 6  
Spectrum 375 X-TREME 115/230   92 27 3.2 35 40 .375   .625 .187 17 18 90 4.5  
Spectrum 375 115/230     90 15-27 3.2 35 40 .375   .625 .187 17 55 90 120  
Spectrum 125C 120     110 12 2.0 35 40 .125         31      

 NU-TEC SYSTEMS LLC Gurnee, IL United States

Nu-Tec PCA28 115   96 18 1.6 40 40 .1875 .3750 .3125 .1875 25 22 40 3.1  
Nu-Tec PCA38 230   98 27 2.8 30 40 .250 .625 .500 .250 25 24 40 3.1  
Nu-Tec PCA58 230   98 48 4.5 30 40 .500 1.00 .875 .500 23 27 70 6.1  
Nu-Tec PCA28K 115   86 14 1.3 30 40 .125 .250 .1875 .125 26 29      

 OTC DAIHEN INC. Tipp City, OH United States

D12000 230/460     30 - 120   100   2.0 2.5 2.5 2.5   384 60