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Vantage® 500-I Polarity Switch (Perkins®) (Not Available in US/Canada/EU)
K3385-1
MSRP: $21,297.86
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Top Features

  • Multi Process Welding
  • Polarity Switch Included
  • Emergency Stop Switch
  • Desert Duty™ Rated

Processes

Stick, TIG, MIG, Flux-Cored, Gouging
Output
Input ModeInput Polarity
Input
Fuel Type
Features and Benefits

COMPACT, MULTI-PROCESS, DESERT DUTY™ RATED


The Vantage 500-I is a rugged, reliable and capable welder for demanding construction, pipe or repair applications.

Compact Case with Stainless Steel Enclosure
• One of the most compact 500 amp machines available.
• Standard stainless steel roof, side panels and engine-access door deliver added protection and durability.

Multi-Process Welding, Separate Arc Gouge Mode
• Select one of five process modes, including CC-stick, downhill pipe (for stick), DC Touch Start TIG®, CV-wire, or arc gouging mode which maximizes output with up to 8.0 mm carbon rods.


Desert Duty™ Rated
• Tested for extreme temperature operation up to 55°C.


Plenty of AC Generator Power

• 19 kW peak (17 kW continuous) 3-phase 380V AC generator power. Will power industrial equipment such as a plasma cutter, pump or inverter welder for a second arc.
• Operate common construction tools with two 3.6 kW 220V 1-Phase power (European receptacles).
• Lighted engine dashboard gauge is readable from a distance and at night.
• Polarity switch to run DC- for root pass and DC+ for fill and cap passes.

Specifications
Rated Output
  • 500A/30V/40%
  • 450A/34V/60%
  • 400A/36V/100%
Output Range
  • 30-500A DC
  • 40-300A Pipe
  • 20-250A DC TIG
  • 14-36V CV
  • 90-450A Gouge
Generator Output
  • 19 kW Peak, 16.4 kW Continuous
Type of Engine
  • Perkins® 404D-22 Diesel EPATier 4i
HP and speed
  • 32.7@1800
Cylinders
  • 4
Dimensions (H x W x D) 35.9 in x 25.3 in x 60.0 in (913 mm x 642 mm x 1524 mm)
Net Weight 1220.00 (553.39 kg)
Key Controls

1. Output Control
2. Digital Output Meters
3. Arc Control
4. Weld Mode Selector Switch
5. Glow Plug Push Button
6. Run/Stop Switch
7. Circuit Breaker
8. Engine Stop Switch
9. Dashboard Gauge
10. Weld Output Terminals With Flange Nut
11. Vrd (Voltage Reduction Device) Indicator Lights
12. Weld Terminals Control Switch
13. Start Push Button
14. Idler Switch
15. 6-Pin Connector
16. Ground Stud

Accessories
Category
Product Number
Product Name
General
Medium Two-Wheel Road Trailer with Duo-Hitch®
General
Fender and Light Kit
General
Cable Rack
General
Four-Wheel Steerable Yard Trailer with Duo-Hitch®
General
Polarity/Multi-Process Switch
General
Docking Kit
General
Remote Output Control 6 Pin - 100 ft. (30.5 m)
General
Flextec® 350X Standard (Tweco® )
General
CrossLinc® Remote
Stick
Remote Output Control 6 Pin - 25 ft. (7.6 m)
TIG
PTA-26V TIG Torch (25 ft 2pc)
TIG
Foot Amptrol™ - 25 ft. (7.6m) (6 pin)
TIG
Hand Amptrol™ Rotary Track Style 25 ft (7.6m) (6-Pin)
Wire Feeders
Product Number
Product Name
K126® PRO Innershield® 350A FCAW-SS Welding Gun 15 ft 1/16-5/64
Magnum® PRO 350 Welding Gun Ready-Pak 15 ft