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Lincoln Electric Vista Hemisfear Auto-Darkening Welding Helmet
April 15, 2009

3157-helmetLincoln Electric has teamed up with Chip Foose – award-winning custom car designer and die-hard Lincoln Electric enthusiast – to produce Vista Hemisfear an auto-darkening welding helmet inspired by Foose’s 500-HP Hemisfear hot rod. The latest edition to Lincoln’s Vista series of welding helmets, the Hemisfear welding helmet captures the essence of Foose”s limited production hot rod, a classic car that gave Foose one of his initial claims to fame in 2006. The helmet features the hot rod”s three distinct colors: neon green, black and orange with a custom silver stripe on the side. All Vista helmets feature: solar powered auto-darkening, eliminating operator error and alkaline corrosion; grind and TIG modes, as well as variable delay settings for greater operator control; four independent arc sensors to ensure reliability; different view sizes for user preferences, including the 3000 series, with one of the largest views in the industry