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Lincoln Electric Ranger 225 Engine Driven Welder (Kohler)

Model: K2857-1 Welder  |  Item Number: K28571
UPC: 015082888859
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Reg. Price: $6,099.00 $5,999.00
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Features for the Lincoln Electric K2857-1 Welder


The Ranger® 225 is a multi-process, engine-driven welder designed for a variety of processes - stick, TIG, MIG or flux cored. Whatever the process or application, arm yourself to get the job done and get it done right the first time.

Enclosed case protects the engine and limits noise.

Smooth DC welding output.

10,500 Watts AC generator power.

Totally Enclosed Case

Engine is fully protected.

Three service access doors.

Low noise: 76.4 dBA sound level at 23 ft. (7 m). 100.7 dB sound power (Lwa) at rated output.

Versatile DC Welding

Smooth DC welding output for a broad range of stick electrode types.

MIG, flux cored and TIG capable (with optional equipment).

10,500 Watts Peak Single-Phase AC Generator Power

9,000 watts continuous power for generator output, plasma cutter or inverter welder.

Power-up lights, grinder, and power tools.

23 HP Kohler® Gasoline Engine

2 cylinders, 4 cycle overhead valve air-cooled design.

Oil drain extension for easy oil changes.

12-gallon tank for extended run times.

Only 1.5 gallons/hour at 210 amps DC, 25V, 100% duty cycle. Visual fuel level gauge on both sides of unit.

Rugged Reliability

Welding and AC generator outputs rated at 104ºF (40ºC).


Product Weights & Dimensions

Dimensions (H x W x D): 30in x 21.5 in x 42.3 in (762 mm x 546 mm x 1073 mm)

Net Weight: 514 lbs. (233 kg)


Machines Processes

 Stick (SMAW)



Flux-Cored Self-Shielded (FCAW-S)

Flux-Cored Gas-Shielded (FCAW-G)

Max Rating: 225 A / 25V / 100% @ 104°F (40°C)

Output Range by Mode: CC-Stick: 50 – 225 Amps, Scratch Start TIG: 50 – 225 Amps, CV-Wire: 15 – 25 Volts

Engine Driven Welders

Single Phase Auxiliary Output: 9,000 Watts Continuous, 120/240V

Auxiliary Output Frequency: 60 Hz

Receptacle Types

NEMA 5-20R

NEMA 14-50R

Engine Brand & Model: Kohler OHV Command CH730

Engine Description: 2 Cylinder Air-Cooled Gasoline Engine

Engine Horsepower: 23 HP

High Idle Operating Speed @ Rated Output: 3600

Fuel Tank Size (US gal.): 12

Fuel Tank Size (L): 45.4

Oil Capacity (qts.): 2.0

Oil Capacity (L): 1.9


Typical Application        


General Fabrication

Maintenance & Repair

This product may contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and other reproductive harm. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Technical Specs for the Lincoln Electric K2857-1 Welder*

* These Technical Specs are provided by the manufacturer at the beginning of the model year. Please be aware that the manufacturer may decide to change these specs at any given time without notice.

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