View Single Post
Old 03-21-2011, 06:55 PM
Larry Cazes Larry Cazes is offline
Registered User
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 1,020
Larry Cazes is on a distinguished road
Originally Posted by Pete VanderLaan View Post
When EZ Therm built their shortlived moly, a cooperative adventure between Henry Halem and Mark Jesson from Duralite, they asked Miller for a welder that would perform continuous duty. Miller said "sure" and supplied them with a unit that supplied continuous duty- for an eight hour work shift. This was an exceptionally unfortunate miscalculation and speaks volumes for testing a product for a year before it gets put on the market. It was only one of many problems.

Use a transformer, a real one.
Yup. Even the user guide shows 100% duty cycle is actually 8 hours instead of 24 as most would assume. Specsmanship at it's best.
Reply With Quote