Press Release Summary:
Semi-automatic Model LF-72 is available in base model, standard-duty bench, and heavy-duty bench model that can accept up to 60 lb spools. Feeder can accommodate .023-1/16 in. MIG wire diameters and .035-5/64 in. flux-cored wire diameters at feed speeds of 50-800 ipm. Two-roll, Universal Wire Drive System is made of die-cast aluminum for consistent wire feeding. Model LF-72 includes 400 A Magnum(TM) gun, 10 ft control cable, and .035/.045 in. drive rolls.
Original Press Release:
Lincoln Electric's New LF-72 Wire Feeder Is Designed for High Production Shops
o A value-packed industrial feeder for high production welding
o Available in three models: base model, standard-duty bench and heavy-duty bench
o Comes with FREE 400 amp Magnum(TM) gun, control cable and drive rolls
Cleveland, Ohio - Destined to become a favorite among fabrication welders, the LF-72 from the Lincoln Electric Company is a value-packed industrial wire feeder for high production shops. The wire feeder features Lincoln's patented rugged 2-roll Universal Wire Drive System for the most dependable, accurate wire feeding on the market.
The LF-72 is available in three models: base model, standard-duty bench and a heavy-duty bench model that can accept up to 60-pound spools. This semiautomatic wire feeder can accommodate .023" -1/16" MIG wire diameters and .035" - 5/64" flux-cored wire diameters at wire feed speeds of 50-800 inches per minute.
Standard features offered at no additional cost to the purchaser are a Lincoln 400 amp Magnum(TM) gun, a 10 foot control cable with new Speed Nut easy handling connector, and .035"/.045"drive rolls. For easy servicing, Magnum guns feature industry-standard replacement parts.
In addition, the LF-72 incorporates Lincoln's patented, best-in-class wire drive and drive roll system made of precision die cast aluminum to provide consistent, reliable and accurate wire feeding requiring minimal servicing. A brass gun fitting provides excellent mechanical contact and also serves as a superior strain relief.
Other features found on the wire feeder include a 2-step trigger interlock designed to reduce operator fatigue on long welds. The calibrated Wire Feed Speed knob, coupled with a tachometer-controlled motor, maintains a steady wire feed speed under changing loads. A convenient top-mounted storage tray allows for storage of contact tips and drive rolls.
The LF-72 is compatible with a host of Lincoln industrial power sources, including: CV-300, CV-400, CV-655, Invertec® V350-PRO, DC-400, DC-600 and DC-655.
Manufactured under a quality system certified to ISO 9001, the LF-72 has a three-year warranty on parts and labor.
The Lincoln Electric Company, Cleveland, Ohio, is a world leader in the design and manufacture of arc welding equipment and consumables, robotic welding systems, plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment.
This product is available at a welding supply store near you. Or, call 1-888-355-3213 or visit www.lincolnelectric.com to obtain Bulletin E8.11 to learn more about the LF-72.