It would be great to buy a welder with all types of welding, and Lincoln 210 fits the description. Lincoln PowerMIG 210 is robust multi-voltage plug MIG welders with extra Flux-cored welding capacity. The second unit is miller 211, a flux-cored/MIG welder that fits both (120V/240V) input voltages.
Both units are almost the same, but some attributes differentiate them from each other. Knowing the exact differences will make choosing between them quickly.
Lincoln 210 MP Vs Miller 211 Reviews
This Lincoln machine is the best choice for home use as it has a super easy-to-use display and other great features. The Millermatic 211 ideally produces a dual voltage welder to precisely weld aluminium and up to 3/8″ steel. Let’s discover and confront the welders based on all aspects. There are many other well-known brands just like and Hobart 190 vs 210
Both welders have different Duty Cycles, which shows how much a welder can produce the stated output like a 20% Duty Cycle indicates 90A constant output for 2 minutes with 8 minutes of rest. The duty cycle is an important point that should consider and perfectly identify a unit as a short duty cycle affects productivity. 210mp has a Duty cycle of 120V: 100A/19V/40% and 230V: 200A/24V/25%. ONn the other hand Millermatic 211 comes with 240V: 200A/21.5V/20% and 120V: 100A/19.8V/80%.
Output Amperage Range
Amperage is one of the quality features that allow to weld of a thicker piece of material. However, there are a few things to keep in mind: steel needs more voltage than aluminium.
210 MP used 120V Input Voltage and came with an output range between 20-140A DC. While using 240V Input Voltage, it went to an output range between 20-220A DC. The second unit provides output within 30-130A on 120V Input Voltage and 30-230A using 230V.
As inverter welders are more petite than the transformer matches, the machine’s portability is a critical point for any buyer. But keep in mind that a product’s weight determines many factors like output amperage, build quality, features, and size.
Heavyweight machines are also a good choice, but they can be challenging to carry around.
The 210M model weighs 40lb/18.14KG, making it easy to transport and not trouble to carry. Millermatic 211 unit weighs 38lb/17.23KG that is more portable than 210Mp.
Material thickness is crucial; there is no purpose in buying a welder who can’t join material. The lowest consistency also matters in some cases but the upper-level material thickness matter more as the high material thickness can weld thinner sheets like auto body panels. Check out Hobart 190 vs 210 latest models to get more features like this.
Lincoln 210MP comes with a 210A output that can weld 3/16-inch-thick aluminium and 3/8-inch-thick steel and stainless. And the product miller 211 join 18 ga.–1/8 in. aluminium at 120V input voltage and 24 ga.–3/16 in. steel in one pass.
It can perfectly weld 18 ga.–3/8 in. aluminium in one pass and 24 ga.–3/8 in. steel while using 240V Input Voltage.
No brand can give confidence to its buyer without providing an extended warranty. Lincoln 210 offers a three-year contract for welding machines and a one-year warranty for its accessories such as flux, wire, and gas flow regulators.
Miller Millermatic 211 left all the brands in the industry due to its warranty page. It offers a 3-year warranty on inverter machines and one year on accessories.
Lincoln 210 Specifications
- Net Weight: 40.00 (18.14 kg).
- Input Current: 15A , 14.7A.
- Dimensions: 14 in x 10.75 in x 19 in.
- Input Power: 115/230/1/60.
- Dual Voltage Inputs: 120V or 230V
- Wire Feed Speed Range: 50-500 ipm (1.3-12.7 m/min).
- Solid Wire Size Range: .025 – .035 in (0.6 – 0.9 mm).
- Cored Wire Size Range: .035 – .045 in (0.9 – 1.2 mm).
- Output Range: 120V: 20-140 Amps DC, Max. OCV: 56, 230V: 20-220 Amps DC, Max. OCV: 56.
- Rated Output: 120V: 100A/19.0/40% , 230V: 200A/24V/25%.
Miller 211 Specifications
- Brand name: Miller
- Model: Millermatic 211
- Height: 12.5 in.
- Length: 20.5 in.
- Width: 11.25 in.
- Product weight: 38lb.
- DC Welding Processes: MIG/Flux Core
- Input Voltage: 120V/240V Power input
- Welding Amperage Range: 30-230 A
- Material Thickness: 18 ga. to 3/8 on Mild Steel
- Material Thickness: 24 ga. to 3/8″ Stainless Steel
- Material Thickness: 20 ga. to 1/4
- Hz: 60 Input Amps: 17
- 10 ft. M-10 MIG Gun
- 10 ft. Work Cable with Clamp
- Material Thickness Gauge Overall Width: 20-1/2
- Duty Cycle: 40% @ 150A (240V) ) & 20% @ 115A (120V)
- Process Type: Flux Cored, MIG
- Wire Feed Speed Range: 60-600 IPM
- Sample Spool of 0.030 in
- Weld Thickness: 24 ga. – 3/16 in (120v), 24ga – 3/8 in (240V).
After reading the complete article, the points are clear: which product is best, what they can deliver, and what to select for which purpose. Yes, it all depends on the buyer’s need and the project’s requirement. Both products are the best options in the industry that compete in many other welding units from side to side.
Lincoln performs excellent as it is portable and perform multiple welding task. A digital display makes setting up easy, and clear instructions are displayed on the large colour screen throughout.
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