Lincoln Ideal Arc DC 600


MAKE: Lincoln


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The ideal multi-process welder for any workshop

For workshops that have a high volume of projects running at the same time, having a powerful multi-process welding machine is a lifesaver. The Lincoln Idealarc DC600 Multi-Process welding machine is a heavy-duty welder designed to tackle intensive welding applications, especially those that require the versatility of a multi-process welding machine.

Built with a rugged construction and easy-to-use controls Idealarc DC600 has a 100% duty cycle output rating ensuring that you’re getting a return on investment when you purchase this machine. In addition to its “workhorse” capabilities, you’re also getting precise control with the traditional SCR Rectifier Arc, leaving your welds looking great.

Lincoln DC 600 Specifications

Max Rating

  • 780A

Number of Operators per Machine

  • 1

Machines Communication Technology

  • Analog

Wire Feeder Supply Voltage

  • 115VAC
  • 42VAC

Amphenol Pins (Type of Connector)

  • 14

Work Lead Connector Type

  • Lug

Basic Specification

  • Input Voltage: 380-415/3/50/60
  • Input Current: 67-62A
  • Input Hertz: 60
  • Input Power: 230/460/575/3/60
  • Input Phase: 3
  • Output Range:
    • CV: 70A/13V – 780A/44V
    • CC: 90A/24V – 780A/44V
  • Rated Output: 600A/44V/100%, 680A44V/60%

Lincoln DC 600 Features

When it comes to industrial welding, having a multi-process like the Lincoln Idealarc DC600 benefits your entire production line. It’s reliable, innovative and most importantly, it can handle the demands placed on it by industry requirements. Here are some of the top features of the Lincoln Idealarc DC600:

1. Full Range Output Voltage Control for Easy Operation and Precise Control

The Lincoln DC 600 is equipped with full-range output voltage control, offering operators ease of use and precise control over welding operations. This feature allows for fine-tuning of the welding output to match specific welding requirements, ensuring efficient performance across a wide range of applications. Whether you’re tackling thin materials like aluminium or engaging in heavy-duty welding tasks, you can expect consistent, high-quality results.

2. VRD™ (Voltage Reduction Device™) Reduces OCV (Open Circuit Voltage) When Not Welding for Added Safety

With Lincoln, your safety is a priority. The Lincoln DC 600 addresses this with its integrated Voltage Reduction Device (VRD™). The VRD™ significantly lowers the open circuit voltage (OCV) when the welder is not in use, reducing the risk of electrical shock. This safety feature is especially beneficial in environments prone to moisture or in conditions where the risk of electrical hazards is higher, providing peace of mind for welders and their employers alike.

3. Standard Analog Ammeter and Voltmeter

With a clear view of your parameter settings, you can have better control over the precision and quality of your welding. The Lincoln DC 600’s standard analog ammeter and voltmeter give welders the ability to monitor current and voltage closely in real-time, ensuring that the welding process stays within the set parameters needed to complete the job. This feature is vital to maintain the quality and integrity of your work, especially when welding with difficult materials.

Lincoln DC 600 Applications

  • Heavy Fabrication
  • Structural Fabrication
  • Shipbuilding

Lincoln DC 600 Processes

  • Stick (SMAW)
  • Gouging (CAC-A)
  • Flux-Cored (FCAW)
  • TIG (GTAW)
  • MIG (GMAW)
  • Flux-Cored Self-Shielded (FCAW-S)
  • Flux-Cored Gas-Shielded (FCAW-G)

*With optional ArcReach Smart Feeder


Is the Lincoln DC 600 portable?

The Lincoln DC 600 isn’t designed to be an easy-to-carry welding machine. Weighing 396.90 kg, you can load it onto a truck and take it with you to job sites, but it’s better suited to working from a controlled workshop environment.

What maintenance does the Lincoln DC 600 require?

Like any machine, the DC 600 does need basic maintenance. Regular maintenance for the Lincoln DC 600 includes checking and cleaning the air filters, ensuring the connections are tight and free of corrosion, and inspecting the cables and welding gun for wear and tear.

Is the Lincoln DC 600 suitable for welders at all levels?

Yes, while the Lincoln DC 600 is designed to handle heavy-duty welding processes, its easy-to-use control system makes it suitable for welders of all levels. That said, we’d suggest starting beginners on a smaller machine that has simpler controls. Learning from a simpler machine is always easier.

Can the Lincoln DC 600 handle welding in harsh environments?

The Lincoln DC 600 is designed to take a beating. Designed with a rugged, tough construction, the Lincoln DC 600 functions at 100% duty cycle capacity and is capable of functioning outdoors and inside. However, you’ll find that it does perform better in controlled environments.


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