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WeldSkill 205 AC DC TIG Welder

SKU: W1008205

The CIGWELD WeldSkill 205 AC DC TIG Welder has taken the same great features and robust power from its predecessor and compacted it down into a smaller, lighter and more portable TIG Inverter that weighs a slight 12kg. The 205 AC DC TIG Welder is a 15 Amp 240 volt, digitally controlled, High Frequency AC/DC […]

The CIGWELD WeldSkill 205 AC DC TIG Welder has taken the same great features and robust power from its predecessor and compacted it down into a smaller, lighter and more portable TIG Inverter that weighs a slight 12kg.

The 205 AC DC TIG Welder is a 15 Amp 240 volt, digitally controlled, High Frequency AC/DC TIG (GTAW) and Stick (MMAW) inverter. This unit is specifically designed for the budget conscious user who doesn’t want to sacrifice on quality or weld results. With its compact casing and IP23S rating the 205 AC/DC is ideal for indoor or outdoor use around the workshop and is easy to carry and manoeuvre into hard to reach places when doing light fabrication and maintenance of mild steels, stainless steels and aluminium.

In TIG mode the unit has all the features required to customise your welding preferences – High Frequency (HF), Up/Down Slope, Pre/Post Flow, 2T/4T Trigger Function, Spot Mode and Gas Purge for AC or DC TIG welding. When welding in AC only, Frequency and Wave Balance can be refined with impressive adjustability and when operating in Pulse Mode the user has full flexibility to adjust Frequency, Width and Peak Current.

In Stick mode the 205 AC/DC features VRD, Anti-Stick and Hot Start and can weld with up to 4mm electrodes.

The CIGWELD WeldSkill 205 AC/DC comes as a complete kit with an 8m Remote Control TIG Torch, Argon Regulator/Flowmeter, 4m Electrode Holder and Work Clamp and a TIG Accessory Kit with tungstens, nozzles, collets etc. to get you up and welding in no time..

  • Duty Cycle HF TIG – 205A @ 20%
  • Duty Cycle STICK – 160A @ 20%
  • 15A Supply Lead
  • Light and portable 12kg power source
  • Dimensions: H 324mm x W 176mm x D 430mm)
  • Can TIG Weld up to 8mm Aluminium Plate
  • Can STICK weld with up to 4mm electrodes
  • Pulse: Pulse Frequency / Pulse Width / Peak Current
  • AC Frequency / AC Wave Balance
  • Pre-Flow/Post-Flow Adjustment (TIG mode only)
  • Gas Purge
  • Spot Weld
  • Up Slope / Down Slope
  • Trigger Lock (2T, 4T)
  • Initial Current (4T)
  • Crater Current (4T)
  • Over Temp Protection
  • Anti-Stick (STICK)
  • Hot Start (STICK)
  • Digital Meter
  • VRD <35DC (Voltage Reduction Device)
  • IP23S (Indoor and Outdoor use)
  • 3 year warranty**
    **(refer to operating manual for further details)

Current Range
10-205A (TIG Mode), 10-160A (STICK Mode)

Dimensions
324H x 176W x 430D mm

Duty Cycle
HF TIG: 205A @ 20%, 18.2V (40C, 10mins)
STICK: 160A @ 20%, 26.4V (40C, 10mins)

Generator Requirement
10kVA

Open Circuit Voltage
(VRD On) <35V, (VRD Off) 63V

Processes
AC/DC HF TIG (GTAW), Stick (MMAW)

Supply Voltage
240V, +/- 15%, 50/60Hz

Weight
12kg (Power Source), 22.5kg (Package)

Supply Plug & Lead
15A

Protection Class
IP23S

Standards
AS 60974.1-2006, IEC 60974-1

  1. Anonymous

    The ease of use and simple control of weld
    Nice machine

  2. Anonymous

    Great value AC/DC Tig

  3. Anonymous

    Versatile, I can tig ally as well as other metals with ease for a professional job.
    This machine will make it easy to weld.
    Garry Brown

  4. Anonymous

    The Tig 205 AC/DC is a great machine.
    price-wise it is great value for the money, and is a brand i trust.
    The DC works extremely well, and i cant want to crack out the AC.

  5. Anonymous

    The price and quality of cigweld, good light weight product which should be perfect for my application

  6. Anonymous

    Updated from a lift tig
    chalk and cheese

  7. Anonymous

    straight forward to use small & light

  8. Anonymous

    I needed a light weight tig welder for aluminium and stainless welding.

  9. Anonymous

    Good Quality
    Trusted Company with good reputation
    Lightweight
    Compact
    Easy to understand and use
    Latest technology

  10. Anonymous

    Very easy to use with good weld profile

  11. Anonymous

    not really like it , it getting hot very quickly and stop working

  12. Anonymous

    It has an unbelievable amount of features and is an awesome quality machine (plus accessories!) for a great affordable price.

  13. Anonymous

    Nice and compact and easy to learn on.
    Lots of adjustment for someone who is learning.

  14. Anonymous

    Rick at Welding Engineers was a great guy to talk to about replacing a recently dead “other brand” welder. He got me sorted in no time so I could continue with the urgent job I have in progress. So far the welder has performed flawlessly.

  15. Anonymous

    The 8m tig lead and the flexi head are great add ons, and the small light weight machine makes for easy carrying from job to job!!

  16. Anonymous

    GIGWELD is one of the most reliable welders I have ever used.
    I have used CIGWELD welder most of my working-life
    Great product!

  17. Anonymous

    First, this is the second time I have entered these details as I had them incorrect the first time. I love my cig weldskill 205 ac/dc tig- stick because it is fantastic to use and it makes me look like I can weld really well.

  18. Anonymous

    I’ve been using Cig weld welders for 40 years they are great welder, relialble and value for money.

  19. Anonymous

    Love cigweld gear
    Always turn to them for every job.
    Using 400 transmigs at the shop to weld and gouge
    And a 175i running 0.9mm gasless for site.
    Just bought this 205 AC/DC inverter and I’m already stoked with it.
    A freebie wouldn’t go astray but hahaha
    Cheers,
    -Kyle

  20. Anonymous

    Wow! The WeldSkill 205AC/DC TIG Welder is half the weight of my 8 year old previous machine with slightly higher performance figures, half the footprint, takes up half the physical space, has longer cables, quality fittings, is portable and looks great to go with it. What more could I ask?

  21. Anonymous

    Great compact machine with eight metre long TIG leads and a bendy head TIG torch.

  22. Anonymous

    Portability, ease of use

  23. Anonymous

    This product has all the features that I was looking for in a compact unit

  24. Anonymous

    Been using a transtig 200 but needed similar that I could afford. Hopefully this is it.

  25. Anonymous

    great welder

  26. Anonymous

    Because I like Cigweld products, great features for a reasonable price. Long time purchaser of Cigweld for 2 decades.

  27. Anonymous

    All the pro settings at an entry level price. My race car is gonna love this thing.

  28. Anonymous

    This welder was well priced for a powerful AC/DC Tig which allowed me to buy it to better learn TIG welding.

  29. Anonymous

    I am new to welding and I really love how easy it is to use and how compact the machine is. Hardly takes up any room in the garage so my mrs doesn’t complain too much.

  30. Anonymous

    Easy to operate digital interface

  31. Anonymous

    Straight forward menu. Easy to use.

  32. Anonymous

    I bought it for fabrication of car components at home mainly. I’ve found it very capable and it’s compact size and versatility is definitely a bonus. After considering other brands i came back to cigweld for the high standard that I have come expect from cigweld and you have delivered

  33. Anonymous

    Light weight with all the features I need for TIG and arc welding

  34. Anonymous

    I enjoy using the AC funtion

  35. Anonymous

    It is easy to use and runs like a dream

  36. Anonymous

    The size and portability and ac pulse function is a real bonus

  37. Anonymous

    The ability to weld aluminium, light weight and easy to use.

  38. Anonymous

    Reputable brand and a good entry level machine

  39. Anonymous

    the new digital readout is nice

  40. Anonymous

    Great Brand, Reliable Machine. Small light good all rounder.

  41. Anonymous

    I already have several CIGWELD welders and purchased this unit to work alongside my Transmig 175, which is my favorite go to welder because of its size and ease of use. The only one problem with the Transmig is that everyone wants to borrow it as its such unit.

  42. Anonymous

    having owned/used a cigweld 170 amp inverter for near 12 years,
    I can assure you the build quality and ease of use are what I’m most excited about
    the added advantage of the 8m lead and a flexible torch neck make this a machine I’m very happy to own

  43. Anonymous

    I liked the features that was available on this product. The interface is easy to use as well.

  44. Anonymous

    Ive used the same welder at work and just love it how it takes whatever i throw at it i was so impressed i bought one for myself cant wait to set it up for my fermenter business

  45. Anonymous

    I love that this product has all the abilities to perform quality welds such as it has a pulse function where as my last one never did so welding sheet metal and thinner materials is super easy and it’s also AC/DC so now I can weld aluminium. Awesome Purchase!

  46. Anonymous

    Something to weld aluminium to work on my boat

  47. Anonymous

    compact and easy to use

  48. Anonymous

    NICE PIECE OF EQUIPMENT

  49. Anonymous

    All the features it has

  50. Anonymous

    Quality gear

  51. Anonymous

    The Weldskill 205AC/DC is great product at a great price and in a power packed compact unit, I have also purchased the 255i Transmig and both units have a common tig torch socket. I will be able to utilize the tig torch on the larger 255i transmig for DC welding.

  52. Anonymous

    I love this product because its a quality made product which has alot of great functions. It is light and compact with plenty of power for its size.
    It is the best welder I have ever owned.

  53. Anonymous

    very good and easy to use product

  54. Anonymous

    awesome light weight unit that packs a serious punch.

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