New Hobart Welder


Hobart Champion 10,000 (model #500434)

Combining a 10,000-watt generator with a 230-amp constant-current DC welder, the Champion 10,000 is ideal for farm, general construction, and emergency power applications. This unit is designed for Stick welding with quick and easy arc starts. It also performs general scratch start DC TIG. The engine is warranted separately by the engine manufacturer.

Engine (Kohler)
  • Kohler 23 HP or Subaru 22 HP gasoline engine at 3600 RPM (Kohler will be supplied unless otherwise specified)
  • Fuel-efficient, low-maintenance, twin-cylinder, 4-cycle, overhead-valve
  • 10 gallon fuel tank for extended run time

  • Stick (SMAW)
  • Maintenance
  • Contruction
  • Farm/Ranch
  • Rental
  • Home

  • DC weld output for smooth arc performance and easy starts
  • Four 120 volt (20 amp) and one 120/240 volt (50 amp) receptacles with push-button reset circuit breakers
  • Hobart's new Field Current Control maintains auxiliary power output for strong motor starting capability and gives quick arc starts
  • Heavy-duty construction with enclosed engine design, large battery, rugged electrical connections and wiring
  • Lightweight design weighs 10 _ 20% less than competitive units and is just over 3 ft long
  • "No tools" oil change and standard hour meter to help maintain routine scheduled oil servicing
  • Single knob current control for easy set up
  • 20 ft electrode cable with holder, 15 ft work cable with clamp
  • Auto-idle for greater fuel savings and reduced noise.

Optional Accessories-Not Included

  • No. 4B Running Gear #041 930: Two rear wheels with 480/400 x 8 pneumatic tires and two 8 in (203 mm) solid-rubber-tired front wheels. 30 in (762 mm) towing handle.
  • CC-1 Series Weather Cover #195 198: Waterproof nylon resists stains and mildew and protects the finish of your welder.
  • No. 2 Stick Cable Set, 50 ft #195 195 Consists of 50 ft No. 2 electrode cable and holder, and 50 ft work cable and clamp. 200 A, 100% duty cycle.
  • HWY-1000 Two-Wheel Trailer #195 013 1000 lb (454 kg) capacity highway trailer with welded steel tubing frame, heavy-duty axle with roller bearing hubs and leaf-spring suspension. Comes with jack stand, 2 in (50 mm) ball hitch, fenders and lights.
  • Lunette Eye 2-1/2 in(64 mm) #043 824 Cable Tree #195 023
  • See Product Specification Sheet #211-801 for optional FA-7.5 Flame Arrestor Fuel Cap, Spark Arrestor, Full KVA Plug Kit and GFCI Panel Mount Kit.

Stock Numbers Rated Output at 25 VDC Max. Open-
Circuit Voltage
Welding Amperage Ranges Single-Phase Auxiliary Power Dimensions Net
(#500 434) Kohler

230 A at 30% Duty Cycle
210 A at 60% Duty Cycle
73 50-230 10,000 W (10 kVa/kW), 60 Hz, 120/240 VAC, 9500 watts continuous while not welding H: 33 in
(838 mm)
W: 18-3/4 in
(476 mm)
D: 37 1/2 in
(953 mm)
Kohler: 428 lb
(194 kg)