Buddy Arc 145

The Buddy™ Arc 145 is a robust and durable power source for the professional welder. The machine provides state-of-the-art welding performance and reliability through use of the latest high grade IGBT technology. The Buddy™ Arc 145 is a user friendly, robust and light weight stick (MMA) welding machine. The internal electronics are cooled by a highly efficient fan for added reliability and monitored by a thermal protection system. The machine is equipped with three heat sinks which further extends the lifetime of the product. The casing has been designed to withstand harsh environments and incorporates both a shoulder strap and a carry handle.


  • Buddy Arc 145


Buddy Arc 145

Height220 mm
Length280 mm
Width120 mm

Fuse Specifications

Fuse Slow – Amps16 A

Input Voltage

Frequency50/60 Hz
Voltage230 V

Power Specifications

Current Range(A)10-145 A
Efficiency at Maximum Current80 %
Open Circuit Voltage63 VDC
Power Factor at Maximum Current76
Protection ClassIP 23


Buddy Arc 145

Weight4.5 kg

Welding Output

Duty Cycle15 %
Output Current145 A
Output Voltage25.8 VDC
Duty Cycle60 %
Output Current70 A
Output Voltage22.8 VDC
Duty Cycle100 %
Output Current55 A
Output Voltage22.2 VDC


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