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Hobart’s Champion 10,000 Welder/Generator
January 3, 2008

Hobart Welding Products offers the Champion 10,000 welder/generator. Powered by a 20 hp OHV, twin-cylinder Kohler engine or a 22 hp OHV Subaru engine, this machine produces 10,000 watts of peak auxiliary power and a 210-amp constant current, DC weld output at 60 percent duty cycle. The Champion 10,000 boasts 9,500 watts of continuous power (while not welding) from four 120 V (20 amp) receptacles and one 120/240 V (50 amp) receptacle. All receptacles feature push-button reset circuit breakers. Auxiliary power is not available while welding. The unit provides excellent starting capabilities for motors in the three to five hp range. It can run for up to nine hours on one, 10-gallon tank of gas under a steady load of 4,000 watts. On the welding side, the Champion 10,000 features Hobart’s Field Current Control (FCC) technology for smooth Stick arc starts with minimal sticking of the rod.