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Anyone thinking of buying a plasma cutter. Look at this.

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  1. Nasty-LSX

    Nasty-LSX Full Access Member

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    I figure I had everything else, why not get a plasma cutter. I use everlast products and
    never had a problem so I continue to use EVERLAST. Im in love with the new design of
    the 255EXT. (tig machine) but i'll wait till mine goes out LOL. If I thought I would have
    problems with this machine I would never have got it. Here is PART 1. Please leave a like
    and or comment. THANKS!!!!!

    P.S. DO NOT BUY CHEAP PLASMA CUTTERS. I don't I have to tell you why.:uhoh2:


     
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    New UPDATED vid coming soon:dogpile:
     
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    only have to do 2 round cut on my front coil over suspension swap that need plasma cutter..i think i try to find some place who can rent it?
     
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    Please drop the music!
     
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    Everlast is one of the odd brands from China that ROCKS! I love my 255EXT too. I don't have a plasma yet.
    But I'll admit I'm temped by the really cheapo ones out there. Some are so low priced they could be worthwhile for even just a few jobs..
    But I'll look forward to your actual run down if you would be so kind. Work it and let us know...
     
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    Trust me it will get worked. I watched videos of folks pulling out new cheap plasma cutters right out the box and sometimes they work sometimes they dont, or they plug them in to give a demo and then it stops working during the demo LOL. I had the same thoughts as you, Spent close to $900 anyway.
     
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    Which model, the little stinker 50amp? They cost $900 up here as well... that's strange.
     
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    52i :big_banana_Dance:
     
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    we have had a big large nice full blown plasma cutter.. with a big tall argon tank with a weird guage with like balls in it or something? that i still have never used,, not once, ever..

    And we have this setup/machine/tank etc for like 8 years now, in the shop, hmm.. it just sits in the corner next to the arc welder and mig wlders and etc and i dunno anything about it at all.. i never even touch it.. lol..




    except maybe to move it a little out of the way, in order to get the arc welder out.. because large 6011 or 6013 rod are all i have ever known how to do,,,,


    or the oxy/acet torch... or the 'brazing' tip and brazing rods.

    i cant mig weld,, and i cant plasma cut.. no idea how to either one of these..
     
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    LOL:happy160: The moment you learn to use those tools I bet you will never lay them down again. You can do so much with them!!:favorites13:
     
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    Waiting for that review Jon...
     
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    I just can’t knowingly buy China crap anymore....gotta stand for something.
     

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