Miller Maxstar® 161 STL #907710001 120-240 V, X-Case, Contractor Package
Work Anywhere with Convenient, Compact Power
At just 13 lbs this machine is ready to go your way without weighing you down. Grab it by the handle or throw it over your shoulder before you head out to the shipyard, construction site, gallery, or manufacturing plant. The included X-Case™ protects your Maxstar 161 during transport and storage, while giving you extra space to store accessories and gear, so you’re ready to go wherever the job takes you.
Smart, Simple Systems Save Time
When you have a job to do, you need equipment that works as hard as you do. Focus on the task at hand with a welder that minimizes annoyance and maximizes safety. Providing up to 160 amps of power, the Maxstar 161 features Auto-line™ for input power from 120-240 V and no manual linking. You’re off to a good start with a digital meter for easy setup, and Hot Start™ adaptive control delivering positive, stick-free arc starts. Breaker tripping is greatly reduced, especially on 120 V, thanks to power factor corrected design.
The Complete Package
The Maxstar 161 STL with X-Case™ and contractor package gives you the convenient features you need, like Fan-On-Demand™ smart cooling system and Stick-Stuck™ technology for auto-shutoff and safe electrode removal. It also comes with an AK2C accessory kit, a flow gauge regulator with gas hose, and a Weldcraft™ A-150 (WP-17) 12.5 ft TIG torch with connector, so you’re equipped in any event.
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Maxstar 161 STL #907710001 120-240 V, X-Case, Contractor Package Specifications:
|Input Voltage Options||110/115/120 V
|Input Hz Range||50 / 60 Hz|
|Maximum Open Current Voltage||48 VDC|
|Material Thickness||0.02 in. (0.5 mm) - .1875 in. (4.8 mm)|
|Processes||Stick (SMAW) Lift-Arc™
|Stick (SMAW) Lift-Arc™||TIG (GTAW)|
|Welding Amperage Range||120 V: 5–130 A
240 V: 5–160 A
|120 V: 20–90 A
240 V: 20–160 A
|Rated Welding Output||120 V: 90 A at 13.6 VDC, 100% duty cycle;
130 A at 15.2 VDC, 30% duty cycle
240 V: 110 A at 14.4 VDC, 100% duty cycle;
160 A at 16.4 VDC, 20% duty cycle
|120 V: 60 A at 22.4 VDC, 100% duty cycle;
90 A at 23.6 VDC, 30% duty cycle
240 V: 110 A at 24.4 VDC, 100% duty cycle;
160 A at 26.4 VDC, 20% duty cycle
|Industrial Applications||Racing / Customizing / Restoring
DIY / Home Hobbyist
Farm and Ranch
Metal Art / Sculpting
Boat / Yacht
Education / Training
Heavy Equipment Manufacturing
High Purity Processing
|Package Includes||Maxstar 161 STL power source 6.5 ft. (2 m)
120-volt and 240-volt power cords
X-CASE™ — provides protection in transport and storage RCCS-6M
Weldcraft™ A-150 (WP-17) 12.5 ft. (3.8 m)
TIG torch with connector Stick electrode holder with 13 ft. (4 m) cable and 25 mm Dinse-style connector
Work clamp with 10 ft. (3 m) cable and 25 mm Dinse-style connector
Flow gauge regulator with gas hose
AK2C accessory kit with short back cap, nozzles, collets, collet bodies, and 2% ceriated tungsten electrodes (.040, 1/16, and 3/32 in.)
|Net Width||5.6 in. (142 mm)|
|Net Height||10.3 in. (262 mm)|
|Net Length||13.5 in. (343 mm)|
|Net Weight||13 lb. (5.9 kg)|
|Warranty||3 years - Miller's True Blue Warranty|
Product Questions and Answers
How to select a weld process :
- Process Selector Button.
Press Button until LED for desired process is illuminated.
- Lift Arc Start.
When selected, a TIG arc starting method in which the electrode must come in contact with the workpiece to initiate an arc is activated.
- Stick (SMAW).
When selected, Adaptive Hot Start, Stick Stuck, and DIG circuitry are energized.
- Stick 6010 (SMAW).
When selected, Adaptive Hot Start, StickStuck, and DIG circuitry are energized. Parameters are optimized to run a 6010Stick electrode.
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