Hobart AirForce® 12ci, 500564
The AirForce® 12ci with built-in air compressor runs on 120V input power. Clean cuts 1/8” steel.
•12-ft. (3.7 m) XT12R hand-held torch
•12-ft. (3.7 m) work cable with clamp
•7-ft. (2.1 m) power cord with plug
•Extra consumables (2 tips, standoff guide, electrode)
Built-in air compressor:
Internal piston-driven air compressor makes the system highly portable. No additional compressor to purchase or transport. Pressure is preset… ready to cut, right out of the box. Learn More
Powerful cutting ability in a compact, lightweight package—weighs only 26.7 lb.
Designed for increased comfort with an ergonomic trigger safety, more efficient cooling and economical replacement cutting tips.
Powered by 120 V, 20 A circuit:
Runs on standard household power. No need for 240 volt hookup by utility company.
Cooling system operates only when needed reducing power consumption and contaminants drawn into the machine.
Pilot arc start:
Ensures consistent arc starts prior to each cut, minimizes tip burnout.
LED lights indicate system status for power, temperature, and torch readiness— eliminating unnecessary downtime.
Thermal overload protection:
Built to withstand tough working environments. Rated for 35% duty cycle at 104° Fahrenheit. Duty cycle will increase as environmental temperature decreases.
Postflow cooling circuit:
Extends life of consumables and torch by cooling them with postflow air after trigger is released.