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Will not arc
Check ground connection at welder along with your ground clamp. Bad connection could be the issue. Also check settings on your welder.
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on May 30, 2010
I need a gun for the Hobart beta mig 170 welding machine
Lots of torches are fairly universal and you are likely to find it cheaper to replace only the parts needed if you can find them - manufacturers tend to prefer to sell the torch (or gun) complete with the hose, cables and sheath and they are expensive though considerable savings can be made dealing with factors or independent supplier/repairers.
Most professional mig welders over here use the euro torch and when a welder doesn't have one and the torch is ready for replacing it is a worthwhile modification, especially if the necessary parts can be sourced secondhand or salvaged.
The euro torch just plugs into the machine and once the machine has been modified there are plenty of usable secondhand ones about that can be had for a song.
If you aren't conversant with the euro torch, try a search...
on Oct 05, 2019
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