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Lincoln Electric® POWER MIG® 256 Single Phase MIG Welder With 230 - 575 Input Voltage, 300 Amp Max Output, Diamond Core Technology™, Coil Claw™ Cable Management And Accessory Package

Airgas Part #:LINK3068-2

Manufacturer Part #:K3068-2

$4,399.00 /Each

Item Details

  • POWER MIG.® The Professional's Choice. The POWER MIG® 256 sets the standard for MIG and flux-cored welding in light industrial job shop fabrication, maintenance or repair work.


  • Diamond Core Technology™ - Delivers a forgiving arc, excellent out-of-position arc stability, low spatter and a wide voltage sweet spot at a given wire feed speed for steel, stainless steel or aluminum.
  • MAXTRAC® cast aluminum industrial wire drive - Features dual driven rolls, regulated wire feed speed control, brass-to-brass connections and Lincoln's 100% wire supporting split wire guide system.
  • Digital meters - For set up, meters display Your preset voltage and wire feed speed. During welding, actual voltage is displayed.
  • Magnum® PRO gun and cable 15 ft. (4.5 m) - Makes it easy to reach your work.
  • Copper Plus® contact tips - Larger tip diameter and mass improves heat dissipation to increase tip life.
  • Add a spool gun - The POWER MIG® 256 is spool gun ready for the premium Magnum® 250LX gun and spool gun capable with the Magnum® SG (requires adapter).
  • 115V auxiliary receptacle - (208/230V model only) to power a grinder or other auxiliary equipment in your work area.
  • Great value-adding features - Coil Claw™ Cable Management system keeps your workstation organized. Convenient top-mounted gun expendables tray. All metal case front.
  • NOTE: The POWER MIG® 256 cannot be powered by an engine-driven welder.


  • Magnum® PRO 250L gun with 15 ft.(4.5 m) cable assembly (K3081-1)
  • Top-mounted gun expendables tray.
  • Built-in undercarriage with easy-load gas cylinder platform.
  • Work clamp and 10 ft. (3.0 m) cable.
  • Drive roll and wire guide to feed both .035 in. and .045 in. (0.9 and 1.2 mm) wire.
  • Gas regulator and hose kit for argon blend gases. (For use with CO2 shielding gas, order a Lincoln Electric S19298 CO2 shielding gas bottle adapter.) (K586-1)
  • Large color coded procedure recommendation sheet.


  • General Fabrication
  • Automotive/Transport
  • Maintenance and Repair

Product Attributes

Trade Name

» POWER MIG® 256

Input AC Voltage

» 230 V
» 460 V
» 575 V

Feeder Information

» Built In


» Flux Cored (FCAW)
» Flux-Cored Self-Shielded (FCAW-S)
» Flux-Cored Gas-Shielded (FCAW-G)


» Single Phase


» 245 lb

Output DC Amps Max

» 300