If you are looking for a professional level machine that you won't out grow as your business expands, the Everlast PowerPlasma 82i is likely the one that you'd choose. The portability, power, and performance, combine with the price to make the PowerPlasma 82i one of the best choices available in it's class. On power alone, the unit shines. The severance capacity for the 80 amp IGBT inverter plasma cutter is rated up to 1 1/4" with a clean cut rating. For routine daily use, the unit is recommended for cutting 1" thick plate metal. Considering price, the unit is in a class all by itself, with a price tag of only $1450.00 On portability, the units size is compact and can be easily picked up and carried right to where the work needs to be done. The iPT 80i torch is rugged and features improved consumable life. This blowback design torch comes with a variety of consumable choices, shielded and unshielded. There's not much in most shops that this plasma cutter isn't capable of handling. True it has a professional feel, capability and performance, but it also offers something for the hobbyist, with standard 240V operating input, which makes it right at home in any well equipped home shop or garage.
|Features & Benefits||
Features & Benefits:
220/240 V 1 Phase
Output Amp/Volt Range:
Max Inrush ( I1MAX ) Amps:
Maximum Rated (I1EFF ) Input Amps:
Duty Cycle At Rated Amps/Volts:
Arc Start Type:
Blow Back (Piston type)
Italian designed iPT 80i torch
CNC Interface Port:
Adjustable Post Flow Timer:
Light to Medium | Requires Gouging Consumables (Not Recommended)
Recommended Cutting Air Pressure:
Recommended Compressor Capacity:
7CFM @ 90 psi/60 gallon tank
OK-to-Cut Indicator/Low Air pressure safety:
Amps/Volts @ 60% Duty Cycle:
Plasma cutting quality + capacity is affected by several factors.
For generator use: Use only generators that are certified as "clean power" by the manufacturer. This means that the unit has less than 5% THD (total harmonic distortion)
A separate inline air dryer must be provided by the customer to prevent torch damage, and excessive consumable wear. The unit includes a regulator/water trap, but is not designed to remove all water or moisture.