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Hobart 500548 Airforce 500i 115/230 Volt Plasma Cutter

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Number of Items
1
Part Number
500548
UPC
715959413268
Brand Name
Hobart
EAN
0715959413268
Installation Method
plasma-cutting
Voltage
151.00  Volts
UNSPSC Code
23241506

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Key Features

  • Inverter-based design and reliable technology pack a lot of performance into a very portable package.
  • An economical plasma cutting system for all conductive metals.
  • This power source adapts to your work site by operating from either 115 or 230 VAC power through standard household outlet using the Multi-Voltage Plug (MVP).

Package Details

Shipping Weight: 32.35 pounds
Package Size: 18.6 x 17 x 11 inches

Product Description

Hobart 500548 Airforce 500i 115/230 Volt Plasma Cutter

AirForce 500i Plasma Cutter With MVP (Multi-Voltage Plug)

The AirForce 500i is an economical plasma cutting system for all conductive metals. The inverter-based design and reliable technology pack a lot of performance into a very portable package. It excels at cutting thin sheet metal to 3/8-inch mild steel plate, and can even sever cut 5/8-inch mild steel.

Cutting Sheet Metal with the AirForce 500i
Multi-Voltage Plug - Runs on 115V or 230V

This power source adapts to your work site by operating from either 115 or 230 VAC power through standard household outlet using the Multi-Voltage Plug (MVP). Changing the plug requires no tools - easily install the plug that fits the receptacle.

Easy to Set-up and Use

The AirForce 500i is easy to setup and use. Just plug-in the unit, connect the compressed air supply, ground the workpiece, pull the trigger and cut.

Benefits of Plasma Cutting vs. Oxy/Fuel

Cuts any conductive metal. Cuts faster than oxy fuel. More precise cut, thinner kerf, less slag to clean up. Smaller heat-affected zone for less warping. No gas pressure settings or flame tuning needed. No preheating of metal prior to cutting.

What's Included in the Box?

AirForce 500i with MVP, HP-50 torch with 16.5 ft (5 m) lead and consumables, 16.5 ft (5 m) heavy duty work clamp, Extra consumables (2 electrodes, 2 tips), 1 airline fitting, 10-ft. (3 m) power cord with 5-15P (115 V, 15 A) and 6-50P (230 V, 50 A) MVP plugs, standoff guide, and owners manual.

MVP Cord Shown w/ 115V and 230V Plugs
Skill Level:

Low


AirForce 500i Features:
  • New Inverter Design - Weighs only 27.8 lbs.
  • Capable with Engine-Driven Welders - Complete cutting capability when powered by an engine-driven welder with a 240 V generator power outletof 6 kW or more.
  • New Ergonomic Torch
  • Multi-Voltage Plug (MVP) - Allows you to connect to common 120 or 230 V power receptacles
  • Post-flow Air Cooling - Cools the torch and tip after cutting, extending life of replaceable tip and electrode.
  • Fan-On-Demand - Runs only when needed reducing dust/debris pulled into unit.
  • Wind Tunnel Technology - Prevents abrasive dust and particles from damaging internal components.
  • Thermal Overload Protection - Built to withstand tough working environments. Rated for 35% duty cycle at 104° Fahrenheit. Duty cycle will increase as environmental temperature decreases.
  • Cable Management Strap - Secures torch, work cable and power cord to make transporting easy and convenient.

From the Manufacturer

The AirForce 500i is an economical plasma cutting system for all conductive metals. Inverter-based design and reliable technology pack a lot of performance into a very portable package. This power source adapts to your work site by operating from either 115 or 230 VAC power through standard household outlet using the Multi-Voltage Plug (MVP).

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