Hobart 500544 Champion Elite 11,000 Watt Generator/225 Amp AC, 210 Amp DC Stick Welder With 23 HP Kohler 4-Cycle Engine was listed on Amazon for $3,399.99, selling for USD brand new. Manufactured by Hobart.
Some great features of this product include:
- Four 120 volt (20 amp), one 240V (50 amp), and one 120/240 volt (50 amp) receptacles with push-button reset
- Auxiliary power while welding provides the capability to run other equipment (lights, grinder) at the same time
- Heavy-duty construction with 100% duty cycle, fully-enclosed engine design, large battery, rugged electrical connections
- Auto-idle for greater fuel savings and reduced noise
- No tools oil change and standard hour meter to help maintain routine scheduled oil servicing
The Hobart Champion Elite Generator/Welder is a mobile source heavy-duty generator/welder. This engine-driven solution comes with a 23 HP Kohler engine that delivers up to 11,000 Watts of AC generator power to run tools, worklights or backup power during an outage. U.S.A. Fuel Capacity (gal.): 12, Dimensions L x W x H (in.): 46 x 20 x 31, Rated Watts (kW): 9,500, Weld Thickness (in.): 1/2, Circuit Breakers: Yes, Surge Watts (kW): 11,000, Welding Amperage Range: 50-210 DC, 50-225 AC, Auto-Idle: Yes, Weldable Metals: Mild steel, stainless steel, aluminum, cast iron, Gross Torque: 37.9ft.-lbs. at 2,400 RPMs, Clamp Cable Length (ft.): Not included, Receptacles (qty.): 6, HP: 23, Start Type: Electric, Engine: Kohler twin cylinder, overhead valve, industrial air cooled, Duty Cycle: 100% at 210A DC; 100% at 225A AC, Engine Displacement (cc): 674